Courchevel is one of the most sort after ski resorts in the world. Firstly for its great skiing including access to 180 lifts and 150KM of pistes (including La Tania) but it also has over 10 Michelin stars to its name, an array of luxury shops and a wealth of 5 star accommodation. Courchevel is the skiing playground for the rich and famous but don't be put off if you can't fly there in a luxury jet, Courchevel caters for all.
It is made up of 4 resorts: Courchevel 1850 (Courchevel), Courchevel 1650 (Courchevel Moriond), Courchevel 1550 (Courchevel Village) and Courchevel 1330 (Courchevel Le Praz) and close to La Tania.
Courchevel is a great place to start your skiing, as a child or adult it offers 9 free lifts, across all the villages but we suggest basing yourself in Courchevel 1650 or Courchevel1850 for the best beginner slopes.
70% of the pistes in and around Courchevel are considered intermediate, with red and blue runs accessible for all, as well as easy access to the different areas or the 3 valleys.
For those experts among you head up to the Saulire mountain top and explore the blacks as well as pisted and unpisted off-piste.
Always remember to take the right avalanche gear with you and where necessary take a guide. You certainly wont tire of the off-piste and touring around Courchevel.