You have decided to come to Val Thorens this summer ? You are absolutely right! The pure air, breathtaking landscapes and activities galore are all good reasons to choose to discover the summer version of the resort. But actually, what do we do? Val Thorens in summer ?

1/ Go hiking

Hike by a lake

To discover the summer version of the area, you don't need as much equipment as in winter: walking shoes, backpack, poles, and you're ready to go on an adventure! Between forests, mountain pastures as far as the eye can see and sumptuous glaciers, the Belleville valley is the ideal place to (re)discover the mountains in summer. As you travel around the area surrounding the Vanoise National Park, take the time to admire the local fauna and flora. For the more sporty, pedestrian paths are a dream playground for learning or improving trail running.

2/ Discover the heritage

The Belleville Valley is an area brimming with history: the villages and hamlets of the valley are home to an important rural heritage, witness to the traditional Savoyard life of yesteryear. Summer is an opportunity to live to the rhythm of the traditions of yesteryear: follow the rise of the animals in the mountain pastures, participate in village festivals whose tradition is perpetuated by the Bellevillois, or let yourself be lulled by the cow bells and the very special atmosphere of summer in the mountains.

Our Lady of Life Heritage

Did you know that the valley is also known for its baroque art? The paths of the baroque will take you into the richly decorated world of the 17th and 18th centuries.

Many guided tours are organized during the season to discover the hidden treasures of the region, Do not hesitate to inquire at the Valley Tourist Offices.

3/ Have fun mountain bike hikes

Can you imagine that the 3 Valleys area is reserved for vacationers in the winter season? Think again ! The area is accessible in summer to cycling enthusiasts: mountain biking or DH, with 21 routes for a total of 120km marked, we bet you will find what you like!

Mountain biking with children

Thanks to ski lifts open during the summer season, expand your playground, and go on an adventure!

4/ Practice one of the many activities: discovery or adventure, the choice is yours!

Quad rides, bowling, paragliding, sledding on rails, DIY workshops, horse riding, tennis... Val Thorens in summer, it is the opportunity to fill up on activities as varied as each other! And thanks to ascending passport, treat yourself to all the adventures you dream of. From Saint Martin to Val Thorens, enjoy all your favorite activities in one card!

5/ Relax above all

Far from the hustle and bustle of cities and the hubbub of Mediterranean beaches, take a break in the fresh air: the resort Val Thorens is nestled in the heart of a mountain circus, a stone's throw from the great wild spaces of the Vanoise National Park. Observe the wild fauna, let your eyes wander from summit to summit and, at nightfall, when no city light pollution reaches the mountain pastures, admire the dazzling spectacle of the starry summer sky.

Night hike

6/ Spend a friendly vacation

L. Brochot
Have a drink on the terrace

À Val Thorens, our philosophy is Live United: let's live together, let's share, let's discover others, let's find each other. Whether around one of the many open-access barbecues, on the pétanque court at Place du Forum, during a beach volleyball match on Place Caron... A large number of convivial spaces are at your disposal in the station and its surroundings. Time for meetings and sharing!


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