Peisey-Vallandry links Les Arcs to La Plagne as the departure point of the Vanoise Express cable car. This charming Alpine resort is divided into five villages and hamlets including the village of Plan Peisey on the edge of the Vanoise National Park.

About Peisey-Vallandry

Practical Information

Village altitude 1600m, Ski domain 1600m-3250m

Ski domain Les Arcs 200km of pistes.

Beginners**** Intermediates*** Experts** Snowboard***

Cross-country 44km of trails.

 Calais 599 miles - 10 hours

 Chambéry 73 miles (1 hours 30mn), Geneva 122 miles (2 hours 20mn), Lyon 124 miles (2 hours 10mn)

 Direct Eurostar or Eurostar + train via Paris to Landry (4 miles), then bus or taxi

Why choose Peisey-Vallandry?

  • Beautiful setting, thanks to its location on the edge of the Vanoise National Park
  • Surrounded by pine forests and cross-country trails
  • Links Les Arcs to La Plagne via the departure point of the Vanoise Express cable car


  • Peisey has several lively bars in its central area at the bottom of the main ski lifts, including the popular Bar Mont Blanc and Jimmy's Bar with DJs and live music. For a more traditional French après-ski experience, try Alpage de Peisey, which is popular with the locals.
  • There are a number of high-quality restaurants in the resort, including La Bergerie de Raphael, which specialises in traditional Savoyard fare. Other popular choices include cosy La Cordée and takeaway pizzas from Le Refugepizz.

Other Activities

  • Cross-country skiing - 43km of pistes, making it one of the largest areas in the Tarentaise valley
  • Peisey's Nordic area also includes ice-climbing and a shooting range, lessons for both of which can be arranged locally
  • Dog sledding and ski-joering - Experience the thrill of being pulled along on a sled by dogs or on your skis by a horse!

Featured Accommodation


1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom apartments

  • 50m from the ski lifts & Vanoise Express cable car
  • 200m from the shops
  • Small indoor heated swimming pool & whirlpool
  • Bakery service
  • Wi-fi access in apartments