Les Arcs-Bourg Saint Maurice, en Savoie
The gateway to Haute-Tarentaise and the Mont Blanc massif, Bourg Saint Maurice is a world-renowned, modern and dynamic mountain town. It is also the link to the famous alpine resort of Les Arcs.Its location on the edge of the Vanoise National Park makes it a popular summer destination. The presence of an international whitewater base, multiple hiking trails in the mountains, its cultural events and regional festivals and its Savoyard heritage all contribute to the success of Bourg Saint Maurice in summer. From 800m to over 3226m altitude, at the foot of prestigious alpine passes (Iseran, Petit Saint Bernard & Cormet de Roselend), the town and its grandiose setting are also popular with cyclists.
Les Arcs, accessible in seven minutes by the funicular from Bourg Saint Maurice (the only funicular of its kind in France), is equally impressive. The resort boasts an 18-hole altitude golf course, a VTT bike-park with 150 km of marked trails, family activities, well-being offers and much more.Innovative and ambitious, the resort of Les Arcs is above all the place of choice for mountain lovers. Composed of four pedestrianised altitude villages, it meets everyone's expectations and never stops accepting challenges – both in terms of tourism and sport. And when winter comes, Les Arcs, part of the second largest ski area in the world ‘Paradiski’, it promises exceptional skiing in a snow-sure environment. Renowned for its breath-taking landscapes, Paradiski has 425km of slopes for all levels, between forests and high altitude.