ski breaks

The Courchevel Bucket List

Courchevel is a fabulous place for a ski holiday. There’s glitz and glamour if that’s what you want, but for simply incredible skiing, super-efficient lifts, stunning views and a friendly atmosphere then staying in La Tania is a great way to experience this amazing ski area.


1) Be the first on the gondola
2) Ski Folyères when it’s beautifully groomed (‘corduroy’)
3) Conquer the Grand Couloir – France’s official steepest black run
4) Dance in your ski boots to a live band
5) Take to the air on a tandem paraglide
6) Ski Jerusalem in St Martin de Belleville
7) ‘Say Cheese’ – try a fondue or raclette in a local restaurant
8) Take the Toboggan Run from Courchevel 1850 – 1550
9) Relax with a post-ski massage in your chalet
10) Ski all the way to Orelle in the 4th Valley
11) Race down one of the snow-cross tracks
12) Try the bargain seafood buffet at the Courchneige and blow the savings on fizz!
13) Have a group day in fancy dress
14) Try something new for a day – snowboarding, snowshoeing, telemark, ice-skating…
15) Relax in an outdoor hot tub
16) Discover the off piste safely with a mountain guide
17) Picnic at the top of a mountain
18) Get your boots fitted properly at The Boot Lab in 1650 or Meribel
19) Enjoy a vin chaud at the Bouc Blanc before the last run down
20) Feel glamorous at the Chabichou spa
21) Michelin-star lunch at Le Farcon
22) Ski Mont Vallon without stopping
23) Take a lesson – you can always improve!
24) Do après-ski at the Folie Douce
25) Give husky-sledding a try

Feel free to add any we missed in the comments section below!

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