Skiing in La Mongie

At the foot of the Pic du Midi, La Mongie is the largest ski area in the french Pyrenees with over 100km of pistes (known as Le Tourmalet).

It is also located within 90 minutes of the Pyrenees' most prestigious tourist attractions (Pic du Midi Pyrenees Na)

There is access to 103 individual pistes, served by 43 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in La Mongie itself (120km of pisted ski runs), the resort is directly linked by Ski Lift to the ski areas of Barèges.

Getting there:

Closest airport is Pau and then its 1½ hoursto resort; or fly into Toulouse where there are more flight options and its 180km or 2¼ hours to resort

 

 

Skiing in La Mongie

Beneath the towering Pic du Midi, the ski area of the Grand Tourmalet resort extends from Bareges to La Mongie on each side of the Col du Tourmalet.

Skiing & Boarding in La Mongie

There is access to 103 individual pistes, served by 43 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in La Mongie itself (120km of pisted ski runs), the resort is directly linked by Ski Lift to the ski areas of Barèges.

The domain provides an excellent combination of vast open bowls, tree lined runs and some exceptional off piste. It even hosted the downhill world skiing championships in 1986.

The Tour de France has given the Col du Tourmalet legendary status as one of the more difficult mountain stages of the tour.

Staying in La Mongie

We offer a range of hotels and apartments

Doing more in La Mongie

 

For non-skiers:

Other activities include paragliding, skidoos, helicopter trips, ice driving and micro light flights. 

Getting here:

You can fly to Toulouse airport from a range of UK airports. Toulouse airport is approx  180 km from La Mongie (2 hours 15 mins)

You can fly to Pau from Southampton with Flybe or from Dublin and London City with Cityjet (part of Air France) and this is only 110km (1 hour 35 mins). 


Got some questions about the resort?

Call us on 0203 137 7678 or ;  email us your questions

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Ski info

No of km skiing (full area): 100
No of lifts: 43
Cross country runs: 50
Blue Runs: 19
Black Runs: 6

Ski Insurance

  • Ski 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 Club La Mongie Pic de Midi

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    SAUNA, INDOOR POOL AND FITNESS ROOM 153 APARTMENTS SELF CATERING COVERED CAR PARK WIFI IS AVAILABLE AND CHARGED DAILY

    This high standard holiday residence is ideally located close to the slopes. Against the "Pic du Midi", facing South and the ski area, it's just 800 metres from the resort centre. (there is a free shuttle bus)

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  • Residence Le Montana

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    SLEEPS 2 - 8 PEOPLE 69 APARTMENTS WIFI AVAILABLE PAYABLE LOCALLY SKI IN SKI OUT ACCESS SELF CATERING CAR PARK PAYABLE LOCALLY

    The Residence Le Montana is less than 100 metres from the slopes and offers cosy and spacious apartments.

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  • Residence Club La Mongie Tourmalet

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    COVERED PARKING WIFI BASIC ACCESS INDOOR HEATED SWIMMING POOL WITH HYDROJETS, SAUNA, HAMMAM AND FITNESS ROOM

    The Residence Tourmalet is made up of 3 separate buildings facing the slopes of the largest ski area of the Pyranees at the foot of the Pic du Midi observatory, offering you a splendid view on the massif.

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