You’ll be right in the Three Valleys: the largest ski area in the world, using the highest resort in Europe, (3,230m of wowee), as your base. The VT/ Orelle ski area offers 150 kilometres of slopes - 78 pistes (11 green, 29 blue, 30 red and 8 black). Whether you’re seeking challenging blacks or those cruisey blues, VT is unchallenged in its versatility, making it perfect for a group of different abilities.
For those who like to indulge in a little freestyle, this freestyle paradise has it all- from perfectly shaped jumps to rail slides, catering to riders of all levels. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a novice seeking to improve, the park guarantees endless adrenaline to push your limits.
Pick your poison, Val Thorens accommodation has something for everyone. If you’re feeling a treat-yourself vibe check out the luxury hotels, boujee chalets with spa facilities and huuge apartments with plenty of rooms. If luxury isn’t a priority check out our cheaper crash-pads perfect for getting your head down for a comfy sleep after a day on the slopes. Slope-side access? Central Location? Away from the bars? We’ve got you covered.
360 stands as the absolute Alpine après classic. Its huge dancefloor, daily DJ takeovers and ice-cold bottles of rosé will have you dancing on tables, ski boots and all. Accessible by lift, and with a cruisey green to the bottom of the mountain, it’s the perfect stop for a beer pêche (or 4) en route home.
With 700 square feet of dance floor, claiming the title as the largest in the Alps, Malaysia is perfect for when the group’s ready for a big one. Open until 4am, if you like music, this is the place to be.
Snesko, where everybody knows your name, is a VT must-do for après-ski enthusiasts. Arrive early to snag the table you'll inevitably be dancing on before the night is over. Expect cheesy tunes, strong drinks, and a team of bar staff bursting with energy - a recipe for an evening you might possibly forget.
Perfect for when the post-apres hunger hits, Favela’s outside area is our favourite for catching the last rays of the day, watching people stumble back to their apartments after a few too many beers, and then heading inside to get cosy and grab something tasty to eat. They know exactly how to hit the spot after a day on the mountain. Ready to get on the vibe? Grab a jug of cocktails to help fuel the night ahead, mojito is our favourite!
Make the most of our relationships with exclusive extras in our favourite spots, and meet fellow NUCO Travel Passengers. If you love a freebie, or are keen to meet some like-minded people in resort, this is one for you. From free drinks at Bar 360 to Feast Nights in Favela, keep an eye on your emails after booking for your NUCO Insiders Guide: an itinerary packed with our recommendations throughout the week, and how to secure your extras.
For a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience, look no further than paragliding in VT. Soar between the majestic peaks, the definition of a natural high whilst taking in the awe-inspiring vista of those snowy peaks and playgrounds. It's an experience that really will lift you in more ways than one, cementing why you need those mountains in your life.
Ever tried tobogganing as a kid? Imagine that but the extreme sport version. This can be as chilled or as, well, hectic as you want to make it. Let’s just say they don’t make you wear a helmet for nothing.