Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Val-Thorens

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Val-Thorens. This trendy city is known for its skiing, spas and fishing. Val Thorens Ski Resort and Trois Vallees Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Val-Thorens

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Val-Thorens a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Val Thorens Ski Resort (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Trois Vallees Ski Resort (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Meribel Ski Resort (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Val Thorens Sports Centre (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Bouquetin Gondola (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Cairn Gondola (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Val-Thorens

Val-Thorens is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, May or November, when snowfall averages 0.50 inches and temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Val-Thorens

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Val-Thorens is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Col du Telegraphe (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Vanoise National Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Col de la Madeleine (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Susa Valley (22.5 mi / 36.3 km)

Where to stay near Val Thorens?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,551 house rentals near Val Thorens. From 426 Chalets to 3,876 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Val Thorens is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Val Thorens?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Val Thorens. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Italy: 169,523 vacation rentals
  • Southern France: 141,650 vacation rentals
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur: 56,625 vacation rentals
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: 7,664 vacation rentals
  • Piedmont: 4,689 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Val Thorens! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Val Thorens?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Val Thorens:

  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: 7,664 rentals
  • Sollières-Sardières: 1,632 rentals
  • La Grave: 3,750 rentals
  • Bardonecchia: 179 rentals
  • Peisey-Nancroix: 6,486 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Val Thorens?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Val Thorens. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Val Thorens Ski Resort: 8,774 vacation homes
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  • Méribel Village: 11,024 vacation homes
  • Les Arcs 1800: 9,422 vacation homes
  • Serre Chevalier: 2,871 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Val Thorens listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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