A resort within the French Alps
Within the French Alps, Vars resort benefits from an exceptional location.
Located 1850 meters high and offering beautiful and sunny mountains landscape such as Eyssina mountains and Serre Ponçon Lake, the 4 villages will offer you a feeling of well-being, relaxation and activities for all.
Thanks to a Mediterranean climate and a high altitude (1650- 2750m), the resort benefits from an exceptional snow cover.
In summer, hiking will make you discover beautiful landscapes, edelweiss and forest of larch.
This welcoming village is the meeting point of Ubaye Valley, Queyras and the Ecrins National Park.
Cyclists will enjoy the many roads and cols followed by the Tour de France, go down the ski slopes with mountain bikes using the ski lifts or cycle to Embrun, 35 kms far from Vars using country lanes through the forest.
Rafting, kayak, hydro speed and canyoning are possible on Guil and Durance rivers.
You will as well enjoy many activities in the resort such as tennis, treetop adventure course, skatepark, paragliding, pool, archery or horse riding…
In winter snowshoes, cross country skiing, sledging, sled dogs, snowmobiles or skating rink.
One of the biggest ski resorts
185 km of slopes, 118 slopes and 51 ski lifts make of Vars one of the biggest ski resorts of the south of Alps offering various activities for all. Ski, freestyle, wellness, athletic or cultural activities for each.
The fastest resort in the World !
Vars has become a well-known place thanks to the Chabrieres speed ski slope (254,95 km/h) and one of the most beautiful snow park in Europe.