Airport Transfers to the Best French Ski Resorts

Airport Transfers to the Best French Ski Resorts

As a much sought after tourist hub, Europe offers a diverse range of transportation option for tourists’ convenience. As soon as you reach the Arrivals section at a city airport such as Geneva, Grenoble, Chambrey, Munich, Innsbruck or Lyon, you can seek and find airport transfers. You can also pre-book airport transfers online and sometimes benefit from cut-off rates, especially when it is the off-peak season. Airport transfer services can be shared as well as private. These can also be a door-to-door service or dropping off at a mutually agreed location. Which option you will choose depends on your budget. If you are seeking the ultimate high, there is the lavish option that includes private jets and limousines. These airport transfers, whatever the service category, provide reliable vehicles, professional drivers and safe transits.

Airport Transfers to Resorts

Geneva offers a wide array in the airport transfer category, including taxis, buses, trains, trams and boats- a wide range of transportation actually, all of which can be booked in advance. Though there are ticketing machines for on-the-spot ticketing for trains, trams and buses as well. As these tickets are valid at all the previously mentioned transport services which include the les mouettes as well, for those who wish to take a boat ride across the notorious Lake Geneva. From Geneva Airport, you can avail transfer services to Chamonix Ski Resort. Also available are mountain drop off services to different alpine destinations such as Megeve, Les Contamines, the Grand Mastiff, Skiddy Gonzales, Zermatt, St. Gervais, Portes de Soleil, Morzine, Les Gets and Avoriaz.

Grenoble Airport too offers transfers to many magnificent destinations right in the midst of Europe’s most fabulous ski terrains like Alpe d’Huez, Meribel, Les Deux Alpes, Ben’s Bus and Alpinecab.

Chambery is a great landing site if you wish to explore French skiing regions such as Courchevel, Val Thorens, and Chamonix.  Chambery airport offers snowbus airport transfers to Tignes and Val d’Isere at discounted rates. Chambrey also has  Mountain Express and Alpinecab offices.

In Tarantaise Valley, France, there is the famous ski resort of Courchevel. It is situated in the world’s most widespread ski region known as “Three Valleys”.  After the Second World War, this region saw rapid development though resort planning had begun much earlier in the Vichy regime. Built in 1850, the Courchevel ski resort was the very first ski center in France that was built from ground up rather than around an existing village.

Courchevel ski center is famous for its tough ski slopes. It features the toughest black runs. Another key attraction is the downhill run that’s150 kilometers long and can be accessed by as many as 65 lifts. For beginners, there are 27 green runs. For average skilled skiers, there are 44 blue runs, in Courchevel. For the really skilled skiers, there are 38 red runs and the previously mentioned 10 black runs – all will test your skiing techniques and give you high adrenaline rush.
Courchevel also links to Trois Vallees, making it world’s most widespread linked ski area, a link that’s very popular with skiers and snowboarders. Another great and not-to-be-missed attraction is the simply stunning vistas of Italian and Swiss Alps, which are among the best in the world. Don’t worry about reaching here, there are various options of  airport transfers to courchevel.

If you are a beginner on snow slopes or just want to practice the basics, there are skiing and snowboarding lessons, both  private and in groups, that you can choose as per your ability. Language is not a problem as instructors speak fairly decent English. With right training, you can learn to zoom down the slopes with confidence.

Courchevel also offers many other indoor and outdoor activities too, apart from simply superb skiing. You can try simpler pleasures of playing in snow or tobogganing with children. You can also spend an enjoyable time indoors getting cookery lessons, visiting local spas, trying out the bowling alley and scaling indoor walls for the climbing pleasure.

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