Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Val-Thorens

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Val-Thorens. This trendy city is known for its skiing, spas and fishing. Val Thorens Ski Resort and Trois Vallees Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Val-Thorens

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Val-Thorens a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Val Thorens Ski Resort (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Trois Vallees Ski Resort (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Meribel Ski Resort (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Val Thorens Sports Centre (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Bouquetin Gondola (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Cairn Gondola (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Val-Thorens

Val-Thorens is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, May or November, when snowfall averages 1.27 inches and temperatures average -1°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Val-Thorens

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Val-Thorens is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Col du Telegraphe (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Vanoise National Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Col de la Madeleine (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Susa Valley (22.5 mi / 36.3 km)

Where to stay near Val Thorens?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,452 holiday rentals near Val Thorens. From 426 Chalets to 3,763 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Val Thorens is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Val Thorens?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Val Thorens. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Italy: 170,306 holiday rentals
  • Southern France: 144,423 holiday rentals
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur: 58,103 holiday rentals
  • Courchevel: 6,412 holiday rentals
  • Piedmont: 4,707 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Val Thorens! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Val Thorens?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Val Thorens with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Courchevel: 6,412 holiday homes
  • Sollières-Sardières: 1,687 holiday homes
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: 7,062 holiday homes
  • Champagny-en-Vanoise: 7,106 holiday homes
  • Saint-Pancrace: 1,432 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Val Thorens?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Val Thorens. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Méribel Village: 11,114 holiday rentals
  • Courchevel 1650: 11,103 holiday rentals
  • Bardonecchia Ski Resort: 230 holiday rentals
  • Courchevel 1550: 11,097 holiday rentals
  • Courchevel 1850: 11,096 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Val Thorens listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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