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Freeride from the Pic du Midi

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You might have thought about it but never dared. Total freedom, extreme emotions, virgin powder snow, and all at 3000 meters of altitude… now it is no longer a dream or fantasy, you can really do it! In complete safety! Guided by an instructor you can descend the 1700 meters from the summit of the Pic du Midi, an unforgettable experience. Your evening meal in the cosy hotel will be particulary appreciated then sweet dreams under the duvet.

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From 391 € /person Based on 2 persons

  • 3 days/2 nights in a 3 star hotel, classified as a hotel of Charm and Character, half-board
  • 3 day ski pass for the Grand Tourmalet
  • Descent by ski from the Pic du Midi accompanied by BEES professional

Contact Julie
to book this holiday package or receive informations

By mail By phone 33 (0)5 62 56 70 00

The strengths

  • 3 day’s skiing at the Grand Tourmalet
  • The Pic du Midi, one of Europe’s great off-piste descents
  • Off-piste descent of nearly 1700 meters
  • Accompanied by a ski instructor

3 day’s skiing at the Grand Tourmalet with an off-piste descent of the Pic du Midi, accompanied by an instructor from the ESF ski school. With a descent of nearly 1700 meters, the Pic has become a major off-piste site, the panorama from 2877m over the snowy peaks of the chain is remarkable.

Charming hotel was once an ancient mountain farm

Tucked away in a protected valley in the Pyrenees, the hotel has 36 rooms with all the charm of a private house, spread between the hotel and the tourist residence. Conference facilities, sports, horse-riding, heated swimming pool.

Your hotel:

This ancient farm has been renovated to provide : In the main building - a grill room for your breakfasts and lunches, a dining room for your dinners and a bar with open fire for the evening. On the other floors are 8 large and comfortable bedrooms. In the ancient sheepfold there are 7 spacious rooms each opening on to the exterior (one is adapted for those with reduced mobility).

The Grand Tourmalet, your ski resort

The Grand Tourmalet ski area is the largest in the French Pyrenees. On one side of the ski area is La Mongie at the foot of the pistes, at the other side Bareges, a traditional Pyrenean spa village. With the Pic du Midi as part of the ski area with its thrilling freeride descent, the Grand Tourmalet offers a big ski experience.

The Pic du Midi cable-car, easy access to the highest summits!

Take the Pic du Midi cable car for a spectacular voyage to the summit at 2877 metres, where 600 m2 of viewing terraces await, marvel at the 360 degree panorama over the whole of the Pyrenees, the plains of the south west and even the Massif Central. The Pic du Midi also houses a famous astronomical observatory, a star museum (the highest museum in Europe) which explains the history of this exceptional site and the exploration of the universe.

  • From 391 € /person -
  • Based on 2 persons

The price includes

2 nights in a 3 star hotel, classified as a hotel of Charm and Character, half-board - 3 days lift pass for the Grand Tourmalet resort - Descent by ski from the Pic du Midi accompanied by BEES professional - Booking fee.

The price does not include

Local taxes – Security deposit - Skiing insurance - Lunches.

Validity

Winter 2016/2017

An unforgettable memory:

Lunch at the top of the Pic du Midi with an exceptional panorama!

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