Tignes – The Resort
Tignes is a world class European destination, and as the second resort in the Espace Kily is often left in the shadow of it's bigger brother Val d'Isere. But Tignes does not sell itself short in any areas, it has access to Europes most incredible ski range (the Espace Kily), direct access to a Summer Glacier, and thumping night life.
Due to its altitude Tignes has a very reliable snow record according to 'The good Ski & Snowboarding Guide' Tignes/Val d'Isere is one of only two ski areas in France listed as 'Snow-sure resorts'.
Tignes boasts a fast & efficient lift system 97 lifts including 2 high speed underground trains (funicular railways) one of which transports you from Tignes Val Claret to the 'Panoramic Restaurant' on the Grand Motte Glacier.