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Val-Thorens is the highest ski resort in Europe and the highest peak of the Three Valley Region, the biggest ski area in the world, with more than 600 kms of slopes. Located in the middle of a big, natural cirque made by six glaciers, Val-Thorens offers tons of different routes to slide down under the sun.
It’s a part of the huge ski area of Les 3 Vallées, with the Caron peak (3200 mts). Visitors will find in Orelle the authenticity of the Alps without the need to climb big mountain passes, only 800 mts above sea level. In the middle of a 400 residents small town that keeps its harmony within the valley and the french Alps traditions.
Down by the highest peaks, with wooden houses and old-fashioned roofs. Orelle offers visitors a warming welcome to Maurienne valley. This town is connected by skilifts with the renowned resort of Valthorens.
It doesn’t matter if you’re visiting with family or friends, you’ll find everything necessary for a wonderful ski holidays. Thanks to its 600 kms of slopes spread around its three valleys, each one perfectly connected with the Valthorens/Orelle ski area.