COUNT ON 300 DAYS UNDER THE SUN!
The Alpe d’Huez is situated on a fully south-facing plateau at 1860 m above sea level, and its skiable area enjoys maximum exposure to the sun. So enjoy a day’s skiing in the sun: up to 7 1/2 hours a day of sun in December, up to 11 hours a day in April. The French Weather Bureau has recorded an average of 300 days’ sunshine a year at the resort! Also, on a fine day, you can see 1/5e of France from Pic Blanc.
Alpe d'Huez is paradise for all those who love winter sports, wide open spaces, strong sensations and contemplative walks. Skiers from around the world come here to make the most of the exceptional ski area that can be enjoyed by all skill levels. Whether you are seeking thrills, winter sports fun or just the atmosphere of a ski resort, you’ll find it here in Alpe d’Huez !