Haute Nendaz: Switzerland

Contact Details
Fact File
Family Friendly Rating: 4/5
Rating: 4 out of 5 - Family friendly, some omissions
Height: 1350 - 3033km
Piste Coverage: 410km
Runs: 91
Ski Lifts: 94
From Calais: 530m / 853km
Winter Resort: Yes
Summer Resort: No
Snow Report
Last Snowfall: 04/03/2010
Min Snow: 10
Max Snow: 170
Glacier: No
No. Runs Open: 43
Weather: sun/cloud
Snow Condition: good
Max Temp: -2°C
Min Temp: -7°C
Typical Prices
6 Day Ski Pass Prices
Adult: -
Child: -
Senior Citizen: -

Coffee: -
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Haute Nendaz, Switzerland

The Ideal Base For Exploring 410km Of Great Pistes

The Ideal Base For Exploring 410km  Of Great Pistes The 4-Valleys region of this part of Switzerland links Nendaz with Verbier, Siviez, Mayens de Riddes, Veysonnaz and Les Collons and offers a vast amount of skiing. There are 410km of marked pistes in the whole area with 91 runs and something for everyone in terms of pistes.

If you are staying in the town of Nendaz, the main departure point for your skiing with be Haute-Nendaz (1365m) with a gondola ride to Tracouet (2200m) followed by a cable car journey to Plan du Fou (2430m). Alternatively, you could start from Veysonnaz (1400m) and then link across via gondola and chair lifts to Greppon Blanc (2700m) or Tortin (2044m) and then on to Mont Gele (3033m), which in turn offers ski runs back down to the resort of Verbier (1500m).

Nendaz is therefore an ideal base from which to explore and ski this 4-Valley region and the town has a good selection of shops and 30 restaurants, 5 mountain restaurants, 10 bars and a couple of 4 disco/nightclubs.

There is glacier skiing, as well as skating and curling, torchlight skiing, helicopter skiing, sledging and indoor squash, to ensure you have a full, fun-packed day.

The car journey is just less than 530 miles so allow 9/10 hours of motorway driving from Calais via Reims, Dijon, Macon, and Geneva and then follow the lake of Geneva to the Valais region and Nendaz.

 

Accommodation options at Haute Nendaz

Below are some of our picks if you are planning a trip here.

Les Cleves
"Les Cleves"
Les Clves: very large, very comfortable, luxurious semi-detached house "Les Clves", 2 storeys, terraced, on the outskirts, 1 km from the centre, in a quiet, sunny, elevated position, 100 m from the ski-run, in the green. For shared use: well-kept garden 2000 m2 with lawn, children's playground (swin...

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