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Skiing holidays in the Alpes-Maritimes: Get off the beaten track!

By | 31 October, 2021 | 0 comments


In «Alpes-Maritimes”, there is the word “Alpes”! And who says Alps, says ski holidays! This is the particularity of our area, in winter, it is quite possible to have breakfast on the Salis beach in Antibes and put on your skis less than 2 hours later in the Southern Alps! In the most fashionable ski resorts, other destinations are real nuggets to indulge in the joys of winter sports, we share our tips with you.


The little Maralpines nuggets for skiing in the Alpes-Maritimes


L’Audibergue – la Moulière

This small resort perched in the country of Grasse captivates with its 100% natural setting less than 2 hours from the coast and in particular Antibes. At Audibergue you can ski if the snow conditions allow it but also practice other winter activities such as snowshoeing in the Caille plain and on the summits of this resort which offers breathtaking panoramic views. blows over the Mediterranean.

For those who are less cautious among you, the via souterrata at la Moulière offers thrills all year round!


La Colmiane – Valdeblore

In the Vésubie valley, at its highest point, the Colmiane ski resort, more intimate than its big sisters Auron and Isola, is the ideal place for teaching children to ski.

It is also a pleasant resort for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, but above all known for its zip line, the largest in France, where you fly over snow-capped peaks at over 130 km / hour!



70 km from Nice, the small resort of Roubion les buisses in the Alpes-Maritimes also allows you to practice downhill skiing thanks to its 30 km of slopes. It is also the resort that offers the cheapest price in the Alpes-Maritimes on ski passes.



Beuil les launes is a charming family ski resort with 90 km of snowy slopes around its medieval village. Breathtaking panoramas from this destination that connects with Valberg, one of the favorite resorts for families.

Nordic skiing enthusiasts will also be delighted with a 25 km ski area dedicated to this sport.



The major ski resorts of the Alpes-Maritimes



Also in the Mercantour, the village of Auron is attractive for its ski area of ​​135 km of slopes and its art of living after skiing around its central square and its ice rink. Suitable for the whole family and at all levels, the Auron ski resort also has equipment to indulge in all the sliding sports of Nordic skiing, snowshoeing and also snowboarding or the snowmobile.



It is one of the most beautiful ski areas in the Southern Alps, Isola 2000 stretches out with 45 slopes and 20 ski lifts. A multitude of activities are possible outside of skiing, such as dog sledding or driving on ice.



At an altitude of 1,700 meters, above the very charming village of Guillaumes, the Valberg ski resort is one of the most popular for family ski holidays in the Alpes-Maritimes. With its mountain of activities, from tobogganing to the skate park or buggy rides, it also has a renowned ski area.



In the Gréolières hinterland, the small resort of Gréolières les neiges is also the ideal destination for families in summer and winter. Its ski area stretches over 1000 hectares of forests and mountain pastures. Practicable by beginners as well as the most athletic, this alpine area also offers an incomparable view of the Mediterranean, the peaks of Mercantour and even Corsica on a clear day!


After skiing, comfort!

After your skiing holiday, you will surely need to warm up and there, return to the coast, where with us, at La Jabotte, you are invited to slide gently into the sauna before a good night’s sleep.


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