Activity week in Tignes

Tignes offers a great option for a summer activity week - with rafting and canyoning as well as options to get on the bikes alongside some lovely walks, this is a great choice for an introductory activity week or a more testing week for the experienced activity practioner....

Getting here

We include a channel crossing when booking a chalet or an apartment.

If booking one of the hotels we include your transfers from Geneva

  • See the full itinerary below
  • Get in touch if we can tailor your itinerary

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Activity week in Tignes

This week in Tignes is ideal for those looking to enjoy the Alps in summer - alongside the itinerary described (below), you can also enjoy the benefits of the Sporttignes card

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Arrive in resort

Arrive in resort and settle into your chosen accommodation

Get your bearings in Tignes 

  • Day 2:

Today, head for the watersport centre - the naturally formed 25-hectare lake in the heart of Tignes turns into the ideal family playground. Tignes beach

Climb aboard a catamaran, Hobbie Cat or dinghy boat and catch the high altitude wind.

A canoe, kayak, stand up paddle or pedal boat will also give you a chance to go boating in the mountains.

  • Day 3:

Morning: head to Landry for a session of rafting

Afternoon: take your bike and enjoy some of the 150 km of FREE Mountain Bike trails.

(need to hire a bike, let us know)

  • Day 4:

On the shores of Tignes’ Lake, you will find Acroland and you will get a chance to use the latest equipmentto enjoy:

- The Blob Jump: "fly" several metres above Tignes’ lake....how? The "Jumper" jumps from a platform on to a giant air cushion (12m x 3m) and hurls in the air the "Blobber" sitting at the extremity of the cushion with a landing in the lake.

- Hot jumping slide: slide down on your back and finish with an acrobatic jump into the lake.

- Lake jumping ramp: on skis, snowboard, BMX, ATB or inline skates, you’ll build your momentum on a 35-metre ramp before attempting a spectacular flip. Freestyle skiing champions train here every summer in the interim period before winter.

  • Day 5:

Options for today - perhaps Archery or the Skatepark

Archery
Acquire the skills of a bowman: dexterity, concentration and self-discipline. The setting of the archery course is at Lognan athletic centre (Val Claret). The instructors will be delighted to introduce you to this art, which has evolved to be an Olympic pursuit. Workshops are open to enthusiasts of every level.

Skatepark 
The place to be, freestylers of every discipline come together at the lakeside skatepark for hours of riding. This state-of-the-art facility was imported from Basel, Switzerland following the 2005 European Skateboard Championships.

With a surface area measuring 800 m², it has 12 features adapted for use by all and suited to inline skating, BMX cycling and freestyle ATB.
Tignes' skatepark offers hard-core riders an urban playground through its unusual ‘street park’ design.

......just a beginner? No problem - the street playground enables you to learn the fundamentals of riding at a relaxed paced.

  • Day 6:

Free day – can arrange extra activities if of interest

  • Day 7:

Sports Beach
During your summer stay in Tignes, discover a place no sport enthusiast can resist: the Sport Beach. Activities here are varied and the challenges to take on many, with a trampoline located near the tennis courts and playing field next to the children’s recreation area. It’s the ultimate for all-around athletes!

A summer of challenges Throughout the summer, the Sport Beach is animated by holidaymaker challenges. Beach football, beach volleyball, beach rugby, tennis and table tennis are all offered and unlimited depending of crowds, as well as petanque. Life’s a beach in Tignes!

  • Day 8:

Morning – time to head home

What's included

Prices include the activity program as described as well as the accommodation you select.

We include a channel crossing as standard when you book an apartment or chalet or return transfers when you book a hotel.

Other services available

  • Prefer transfers from the airport
  • Want to do some additional activities

Extras to consider

  • Travel insurance - do ensure it covers the activities you will be enjoying
  • Flights or other transport arrangements
  • Tax de sejour

Ready to book

If you have any questions or would like to amend the itinerary, do email us

You can book online or email us your dates, preferred accommodation and group size

What we like

  • Excellent range of activities to enjoy
  • Can match with accommodation of your choice 

Highlights

  • Tignes multi-pass - so much to enjoy!
  • Stand up paddle boarding on the lake
  • Summer skiing
  • Blobbing

What's included

Our Tignes week includes:

  • the accommodation you select
  • return channel crossing
  • 6 day SportTignes card
  • session of rafting

Sun, Bikini and Ski

  • Ski in Tignes almost year-round including the best part of the summer. From late June to early August, enjoy exceptional mornings skiing on the Grande Motte glacier.
  • Ride the Perce-Neige funicular to 3032m altitude in less than 7 minutes to access 20 km of runs. Pedestrians can also use the funicular to climb higher on a hot summer's day, to enjoy a drink and breathtaking 180° views on the terrace of the restaurant, Le Panoramic.

Other activities available

  • Mountain & Road Biking
  • White Water rafting
  • Kayaking & Standup Paddleboarding
  • Hobie Catamaran sailing
  • Via Ferrata
  • Rock Climbing
  • Glacier walking
  • Paragliding
  • Quad bike
  • Horse Riding
  • Canyoning
  • Summer skiing & boarding

....not seen what you want - get in touch

Note to the itinerary

All the activities are subject to change due to weather conditions, forecasts, water levels, etc.

The itinerary is offered as a suggestion and the provision of the Sportignes card means that you have access to a load of activities.

Do note that some are bookable - these include 

  • Acroland (from 12 years old) : Water jump, Hot jumping, Blob Jump
  • Archery (from 6 years old)
  • Beach soccer
  • Beach volley
  • Football practice area
  • Multisports practice area
  • Tennis (Sport Beach and Lavachet activities area)
  • Tennis paddle (Lavachet activitie's area and Lognan area (Tennis paddle rackets rental not included)

See other activity programs
Holiday insurance

Holiday insurance is a requirement when booking our holidays

If you have a policy in place - that's great - if not the policy on our site is available from MPI  This covers all the key areas.

  • Residence Grande Motte

    £395- £505

    (£pp on std occ)

    110 APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 4 PEOPLE FREE CAR PARKING NEARBY WIFI SERVICE (CHARGE APPLIES). USERS CAN BROWSE THE WEB, CHECK EMAILS AND USE INSTANT MESSAGING.

    Modern and innovative, the Grande Motte ski residence in Tignes is a multi-faceted residence located in the centre of the internationally renowned resort of Tignes Val Claret, part of the "Espace Killy” ski area.

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  • Village Montana

    £507- £984

    (£pp on std occ)

    134 APARTMENTS UP TO 8 PEOPLE COVERED PARKING AT AN EXTRA CHARGE SKI IN, SKI OUT ACCESS WIFI ACCESS TO THE HOTEL SPA OPPOSITE

    A fantastic 4 star residence just 3 minutes walk from the nearest ski lift and a high standard of accommodation.

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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  • Kalinda Apartments

    £507- £943

    (£pp on std occ)

    SAUNA, HAMMAM, SPA BATH, INDOOR SWIMMING POOL 1 FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK SELF CATERING SKI IN/SKI OUT ACCESS

    The Kalinda Apartments, located in the village Tignes 1800, offer luxurious, modern accommodation in a fantastic location with ski in/ski out access.

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  • Residence L'Ecrin des Neiges

    £534- £820

    (£pp on std occ)

    APARTMENTS CAN SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE 45 APARTMENTS FREE WIFI IN THE APARTMENTS SPA FACILITIES AND AN INDOOR SWIMMING POOL UNDERGROUND PARKING AVAILABLE

    Located at a 2,100 metre altitude in the upper part of Tignes, in the Val Claret district, the l'Ecrin des Neiges residence is near some of the most beautiful pistes in the Alps.

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  • Hotel Club Tignes Brevieres

    £886- £1287

    (£pp on std occ)

    146 BEDROOMS UP TO 5 PEOPLE FREE WIFI OUTDOOR CAR PARKINH WELLNESS FACILITIES

    Situated in the heart of Tignes Brévières, the Hotel Club Tignes Brevieres has been renovated into a modern and warm style hotel renowned for its friendly atmosphere for both the young and the old.

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

     

     

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  • La Ferme du Val Claret

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 8 PEOPLE 1 FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK SELF CATERING

    La Ferme du Val Claret combines a superb location with a magnificent level of accommodation.

    Located just 200 metres from the slopes and lifts of Tignes, these apartments are perfectly placed in a peaceful location, within a short walking distance of the slopes and town centre. 

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  • Le Nevada

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    SWIMMING POOL, HOT TUBS, SAUNA AND HAMMAM APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE 1 FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK SELF CATERING

    The four star Le Nevada in Tignes is positioned in the heart of the Val Claret area of Tignes, 150 metres from the ski slopes and 300 metres from the après-ski and shopping area.

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  • Hotel Chalet Alpina

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION WIFI ACCESS IN THE BEDROOMS AND RESTAURANT INDOOR AND OUTDOOR PARKING PETS ALLOWED FOR A SUPPLEMENT INDOOR HEATED POOL AND SAUNA

    For ideally located ski holiday accommodation in Tignes with all the home comforts you could need, then the Aparthotel Chalet Alpina in Val Claret in Tignes is just the place for you. You will have access to the huge Espace Killy ski area via the Grande Motte funicular railway only 150 metres from your ski accommodation.

    A good option for families and couples it’s a quiet accommodation to spend a stay in Tignes.

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

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  • Hotel Gentiana

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    40 BEDROOMS ALL EN-SUITE FREE WIFI 10M FROM THE SLOPES HALF BOARD WELLNESS AREA

    A gem of a family-owned and run hotel with direct piste access to the Chaudanne and Paquis lifts just 100m away. Serge, the owner, extends a warm welcome and delivers the exact balance between the benefits of a large hotel with the individual touches of a small one.

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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  • Hotel Les Campanules

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    FREE WIFI ACCESS HEATED POOL AND WELLNESS SAPCE HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION

    The Hotel Les Campanules is a charming, traditional, family run 4 star hotel located in the centre of Tignes very close to the slopes and ski lifts.  

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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