Avoriaz is with no doubt, one of the most popular ski resort on the french Alps. It is formally part of the territory of Morzine, but it is situated above the town of Morzine itself.
Avoriaz is designed to be a fully skiable and family friendly resort; it is car-free, so all vehicles have to be left at the entrance of the ski area.
Avoriaz is part of one of the biggest ski areas in the World, counting over 600 Km of ski slopes: Les Portes du Soleil. Avoriaz alone has around 130km of pistes and it’s well connected to all other ski resorts in the area.
The resort is famous for snowboarding and snowboard schools. Ski and snowboard schools are professional and well-equipped to offer high international standards. Local ski and snowboard schools can usually deliver lessons in both french and english.
Private snowboard courses and group snowboard courses are the most requested in Avoriaz.