Welcome to Les 2 Alpes press area


In this press area you’ll find all the latest information to compile your MOUNTAIN articles, whether they are tourist, economy, societal, snowsports, gastronomy-based or otherwise. Don’t hesitate to contact me if you need any help at all, or if you would like me to put you in touch with our resort’s leading figures.


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Direct line: +33 (0) 476 795 445
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Email : helena.hospital@les2alpes.com

Key facts and figures

3,600 metres

The highest ski area in France (from a blue run)


1,650 metres

Resort altitude (a 2 km plateau which makes it easy to get to the slopes and the shops)


200km of ski runs

70% of the ski area is above 2,000 metres

2,300-metre vertical drop

without using a single ski lift

40 ski lifts

Ski lifts (13 button lifts, 15 chair lifts (including 3 telemix lifts), 5 gondola lifts, 1 funicular, 5 magic carpets and 1 inclined lift)

82 ski runs

Ski runs (9 black, 15 red, 44 blue and 14 green)

70 hectares of artificial snow

270 snowmakers / 19% of the ski area

5 free ski lifts

on the lower slopes

23 snow grooming vehicles

operating all year round


1 freestyle area (2 Alpes snowpark on La Toura sector at 2,600 metres), 1 timed parallel slalom video zone, 1 speed gun on the glacier sector, 1 DVA Park, 3 slalom stadiums, 1 Belvédère des Écrins viewing platform, 1 ice cave, «selfie» spots and 8 slopeside restaurants


10,000 people

Average daily visitor numbers

1.3 million Skier days sold
1,719,500 overnight stays

+ 4.4% compared to winter 22/23

31,998 tourist beds

43.3% professional beds,16.6% privately let beds, 38% non-marketed beds

3 labels

Family plus, Les 2 Alpes Label, Qualité Tourisme

TOP nationalities

Our 10 leading markets are all European, with 42.4% of our clientèle from outside of France

57.6% France  19.7% United Kingdom  6.2% Netherlands  3.5% Belgium   2.3% Italy   2.3% Czech Republic  1.5% Poland  1.4% Denmark  0.8% Germany  0.6% Spain

173 million The turnover generated

by the sports shops, ski schools, shops, restaurants, accommodation and ski lifts.



French ski resort (out of 232) / as ranked by Skidata.io (organisation which is set to become the leader in terms of classifying ski resorts, much like Michelin with its restaurants star ranking system).


Official photos and videos

From Les 2 Alpes

Photos: copyright free photos of Les 2 Alpes taken by our photographer ©Pyrène Duffau. Images may be used freely to promote the destination of Les 2 Alpes. Photo credits are compulsory. Photos must not be altered. Please contact me by email if you would like to receive photos (see my contact details below)

Videos: Our films and videos are available to watch on Les 2 Alpes’ YouTube channel. We can also provide video montage and images should you require them to illustrate events, news stories or other subjects. Our films are produced by ©Alexandre Gallego.

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