Alpe d’Huez


Alpe d'Huez ski area is comprised of five ski resorts and two traditional mountain villages: Alpe d’Huez, Auris-en-Oisans, La Garde, Le Freney d’Oisans, Oz-en-Oisans, Vaujany and Villard-Reculas. The resort offers a vast winter sports playground with 10,000ha of freeride terrain and is well-equipped with 71 ski lifts to cater to guests' needs. The ski terrain spans elevations ranging from 1,125 to 3,330 meters. What sets Alpe d'Huez apart is its challenging slopes found in the glacier area, particularly on the renowned 3,330-meter-high Pic Blanc Glacier. This high-altitude resort is a popular choice among skiers and snowboarders due to its diverse range of steep slopes, some of which extend up to an impressive 16 kilometers in length.

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Where is Alpe d'Huez located?

Alpe d’Huez is situated in the southern French Alps, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of southeastern France. It is near the city of Grenoble. The closest major airports to Alpe d’Huez are Lyon St Exupery Airport (LYS) and Geneva Airport (GVA). You can reach the resort by taking a combination of train and bus or by arranging a private transfer from these airports. Find out more

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