Destination guide

Delight in the glacial landscape of Tignes

The glaciers and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Tignes. Well known for its skiing, spas and cycling, this trendy city won't disappoint. Trois Vallees Ski Resort and Meribel Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Tignes

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Tignes a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Trois Vallees Ski Resort (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Meribel Ski Resort (18.9 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Tignes Ski Resort (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Aeroski Gondola (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Lagoon Sports Center (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Funival Funicular (2 mi / 3.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Tignes

Tignes is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in December, January, June or July, when snowfall averages 3.75 inches and temperatures average -1°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Tignes

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Tignes is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lac de la Plagne (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Mount Pourri (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Bellecôte (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Bellecote Glacier (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Rhemes Valley and Valgrisenche (10.6 mi / 17 km)

Where to stay near Tignes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,398 holiday rentals near Tignes. From 7,234 Condos/Apartments to 616 Chalets, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tignes for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tignes?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tignes:

  • Tignes Le Lac: 944 holiday homes
  • Val Claret: 1,270 holiday homes
  • Le Lavachet: 664 holiday homes
  • Les Brévières: 109 holiday homes
  • Le Villaret du Nial: 48 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tignes?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Tignes. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Almes Ski Lift: 9,900 holiday rentals
  • Lac de Tignes Golf Course: 12,420 holiday rentals
  • Ski-lift de Tignes: 9,341 holiday rentals
  • Palafour Ski Lift: 10,426 holiday rentals
  • Chardonnet Ski Lift: 11,218 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tignes listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Tignes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 7,234 Condos/Apartments in Tignes. Our other popular types of Tignes holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 616 holiday houses
  • Houses: 74 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 39 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tignes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,422 holiday homes with pool available in Tignes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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