For every taste
- Luz Ardiden - Grand Tourmalet - Gavarnie - Cauterets
Skiing at multiple resorts in the Pyrenees
A nomadic slide to the heart of a country with lots of different settings enhanced by the magic of winter. Each resort has its own distinct identity: Cauterets and its Golden Age architecture, Luz Ardiden and its friendliness, Grand Tourmalet, the oldest resort of the French Pyrenees, dominated by the Pic du Midi, and lastly, Gavarnie and its majestic Cirque listed by UNESCO. In the evening, enjoy the lively atmosphere of a mountain village where everyone is happy.On the map
From 738 € /person Based on 2 persons
- 8 days/7 nights in a 3 star hotel, half-board
- 6 days of skiing in 4 resorts (2 days in Luz Ardiden, 2 days in Grand Tourmalet, 1 day in Gavarnie and 1 day in Cauterets)
- 1 2-hr pass to the Bains du Rocher spa centre
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- An ideal base camp in Luz, a vibrant village
- 6 days of skiing, 4 resorts, 4 types of sliding, 4 different atmospheres
- Stunning views from each ski area
6 days of skiing to slide your ski points in complete freedom from place to place at 4 resorts.
After a day outdoors on the ski slopes, the Bains du Rocher thermal baths offer revitalisation and comfort.
2 days of skiing in Luz Adiden:
Your ski tips will carry you to the panoramic ridges on wide sunny slopes. For thrill-seekers, there’s the snowpark or the Bernazaou back-country.
2 days of skiing in Grand Tourmalet:
At the foot of the Pic du Midi, Grand Tourmalet offers you the largest ski area in the French Pyrenees. Varied landscapes, wide slopes, from beginners’ skiing to alpine skiing with the Pic du Midi, by way of beautiful blue and red slopes through the forest.
1 day of skiing in Gavarnie:
A UNESCO World Heritage Site; a pleasant ski area that offers beginners and veterans some beautiful downhill skiing in superb landscapes.
1 day of skiing in Cauterets:
One of the ski areas with the best snow cover in France where all styles of sliding are practised.
‘Charm and Character’ hotel in Luz:
You will be seduced by this charming small hotel in the Luz Saint Sauveur valley, with its stone façade, slate roof and flower-filled balconies. The welcome is warm, the bedrooms are so comfortable and cosy, perfect after a day on the ski slopes, the cosy lounge with its crackling open fire is just perfect for a siesta. In summer you can enjoy the outdoor pool. The restaurant is renown, the aim of Didier the chef is to prepare a host of delicious dishes using local produce, gourmet meals best shared between friends!
The ‘Charm and Character’ hotels are full of character and in lovely natural settings. You will be welcomed as a friend, the décor is stylish, traditional materials are used, the furnishings are refined, colours are chosen to be in harmony with its region.
Is composed of two distinct buildings and has 15 bedrooms, a restaurant, open fire, and a heated outdoor pool in summer.
Your 'Standard' room:
Double 140 cms bed
Bathroom with shower and toilet
TV with flat screen
Luz Ardiden, your ski resort
Luz Ardiden is a young and dynamic ski resort. With its three ski areas of Aulian, Bédéret and the Combe de Piet, the resort offers a rich and varied terrain. In the village of Luz Saint Sauveur the ambience is festive, the village authentic.
The Grand Tourmalet, your ski resort
Beneath the towering the Pic du Midi de Bigorre the Grand Tourmalet ski resort has the largest ski area in the French Pyrenees. On the Bareges side the ambience is of a typical Pyrenean village, on the La Mongie side you will find all the services of a 'foot of the slopes' resort in a high mountain setting. The Pic du Midi forma part of the ski area with fabulous freeride descents, Grand Tourmalet is Grand Skiing!
Gavarnie, your ski resort
The Cirque de Gavarnie is known throughout the world. In winter it is famous for its ice waterfalls and for its fabulous ice-climbing routes. The ski area is perfect for families and had exceptional panoramic views.
Cauterets, your ski resort
The village has a remarkable and original architecture with two ski areas. The Cirque de Lys for downhill skiing, its exposition guarantees excellent snow cover. Pont d'Espagne is the 'little Canada' of the Pyrenees, a magnificent site for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, exceptional scenery and sublime panoramas in the very heart of the Pyrenees National Park.
Les Bains du Rocher, your spa centre
At the heart of the National Park Cauterets has a lovely Belle Epoque feel, yet is a modern resort. The spa baths have floors with jade, decorative pebbled walls... The Bains du Rocher Spa offers a wonderful area dedicated to relaxation in an original and sophisticated setting.
Naturally heated thermal waters flow both through the interior and exterior; inside it is a wonderful lagoon delicately lit beneath a majestic dome, outside one can bathe in the warm waters through all seasons of the year. Wind down with a bit of fun… swim against the current, jet massages, jacuzzi, jet baths and heated stone benches. For your relaxation - mosaic lined steam baths, sauna, rest room with salt stones, the warm and welcoming ambience of the tisanerie (tea rooms)… The stainless steel pool is the only one of its kind in the world!
Personalised treatment area
Soothe the body and the mind, the cabins are made of pearled glass with a view over the interior pool, Californian body sculpting, essentials oils from the Dead Sea, reflexology, our range of Galenic treatments…
Tone yourself up, practise yoga, fitness room, water gym, water bikes, personalised coaching…
- From 738 € /person -
- Based on 2 persons
The price includes
7 nights in a 3 star hotel, half-board - 6 days of skiing in 4 resorts (2 days in Luz Ardiden, 2 days in Grand Tourmalet, 1 day in Gavarnie and 1 day in Cauterets) - 1 2-hr pass to the Bains du Rocher spa centre - Booking fee.
The price does not include
Local taxes - Personal expenses.
Not to be missed at Luz Ardiden:
The Belle Bleu run is over 5 kms long and traverses two of the 3 ski areas of Luz Ardiden, from Aulian to Bederet. Everybody can appreciate the superb panorama from the ridge and from the two mountain restaurants.
The Grand Tourmalet - the biggest:
The largest ski area in the French Pyrenees offers brilliant varied skiing. The area is on both sides of the famous Col du Tourmalet and beneath the towering Pic du Midi, the scenery is dramatic and ever changing. The new Panoramic run lives up to its name with a breathtaking view over the Pyrenees.
Gavarnie, fine skiing at a World heritage site:
The Cirque de Gavarnie is the most famous natural arena in France. The majestic cirque is a World Heritage site. In winter its waterfalls freeze into dramatic ice formations, whilst its many towering peaks bring an extra dimension. The Cirque can be seen from the village and also from the ski resort. The Pic des Tentes chairlift offers a sensational panoramic view.
Our favourite ski run, the ridge run in Cauterets:
This blue run offers a fabulous panorama, there is a clear view over some of the most famous mountains in the Pyrenees : the Vignemale, the Neouvielle, the Pic du Midi. One can even see out of the mountains to the plains around Tarbes. It is accessed by two chairlifts (5 and 6 places). the edge of this piste are everyone's favourite picnic spot!