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An effortless journey :
Montgenèvre boasts an ideal geographical situation
Only 20 minutes from the nearest TGV train station and close to the motorway junction.
The resort is only 5 hours on the direct high speed train line from Paris.
Situated at the heart of the Alps and the centre of Europe, close to the Italian Piedmont region,
between the river Durance and the river Pô, Montgenèvre is a combination of French and Italian,
pasta, design, fashion and sun.
Situated on the mountain pass at an altitude of 1860m, Montgenèvre acts as a natural passageway
between France and Italy. The village is only 15 minutes drive from the Lyon-Turin motorway exit
and train station.
Only 1 hour 15 minutes from Turin International airport, Montgenèvre boasts effortless access.
This exceptional geographical situation enables the resort to promote mountains, snow, sunshine
and extensive skiing in less than half a days transport. Unbeatable!
Fact file :
• 497 permanent residents and all the necessary annual services.
• 1400 m: The village of Les Alberts, entrance to the resort.
• 1860 m : Montgenèvre village.
• 2700 m: Top of the slopes. Soon to be extended to 3000 m!
Weekend Winter break
12h : Departure from Paris Train Station-Gare de Lyon
16h20 : Arrival at OULX station (Italy) Shuttle bus service to the resort
16h45 : Arrival in Montgenèvre
Free toboggan run for the kids whilst parents settle in.
18 h : Mulled wine and musical entertainment on the snow front.
19 h : Snow scooter excursion on the slopes.
20 h : Pasta Party (or trip to Briançon casino -10minutes away)
10 h : Great family skiing on the Milky Way
11 h : Photo souvenir in Italy
13 h : Lunch on the sunny terrace of a local alpine restaurant
Between Provence and Italy, the
source of the river Durance in
Montgenèvre carries smells of
lavender and thyme down towards
Turbulent and rile many years ago,
today the Durance quietly reigns in
On the other side of the mountain
pass, the river Pô, a majestic
Italian stallion runs down the
mountain towards Turin in a cloud
of mist. During the winter period this phenomenon enables Montgenèvre
to benefit from exceptional snow conditions.
14 h : Afternoon skiing
17 h : Passégiata on the snow front
18 h : Ice skating for all the family
19 h : Snow-shoe excursion followed by mulled wine in a traditional
20 h : A local speciality dinner
10 h : Great morning skiing. Super pipe experience for teenage
12 h : Lunch on the slopes
14 h : Massage for the older members of the family, games for the kids.
15 h40 : Departure by shuttle bus
16 h10 : TGV High Speed Train from Oulx station (Italy)
20 h20 : Arrival in Paris, Gare de Lyon … with a case full of souvenirs!