Les Deux Alpes In Brief

La Grave & Les Deux Alpes In Brief

Getting There:
Lyon to Les Deux Alpes: 160km (100 miles).
Grenoble to La Grave: 77km (48 miles).
Grenoble to Les Deux Alpes: 75km (47 miles).
Bus service from Grenoble to Les Deux Alpes.


Height:
Les Deux Alpes: 1,650 - 3,600m (5,410 - 11,810ft).


Marked Pistes: 200km.


No of Lifts:
Les Deux Alpes: 59.
La Grave: 4.


Types of Pistes:
Les Deux Alpes: 27% beginner, 43% intermediate, 30% advanced.
La Grave: 15% beginner, 85% advanced.


Main Advantages:
Les Deux Alpes: High-altitude skiing; modern lift system.
La Grave: Quiet resort; huge off-piste area.


Drawbacks:
Les Deux Alpes: Most skiing above the tree line.
La Grave: Severe terrain, suitable only for advanced intermediates and above.