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Val Cenis

Alpine exception

Generous and sincere, between Vanoise National Park and Italy, no doubt you will find in Val Cenis, the happiness to succeed your holidays in the mountains!

Welcome to

Val Cenis

in Haute Maurienne Vanoise

The resort with a thousand faces

Val Cenis is a hill station at the perfect altitude to oxygenate and recharge in a very natural environment at the foot of the Col du Mont-Cenis.

It is also a multi-faceted destination: family and sports, authentic and innovative, relaxing and lively, generous and sincere.

Since January 1, 2017, Val Cenis is not only a ski resort but a town that now includes the old villages are Bramans, Sollières-Sardières, Termignon-la-Vanoise, Lanslebourg Mont-Cenis and Lanslevillard.Val Cenis is then, in area, the second largest municipality in metropolitan France behind the town of Arles.

Val Cenis, it is also a rich historical heritage (chapel Saint-Sébastien, telegraph Chappe, museum of archeology …) and exceptional sites like the plateau of Mont-Cenis, on the Italian border, or Bellecombe, the heart of the Vanoise National Park.

To discover

• The Mont-Cenis, its lake, at the gates of the Italian piedmont. It is accessible on foot, by bike, pedelec, mountain bike and of course by car.

• The Vanoise National Park and its eternal snows, its high peaks, its secret valleys, its chalets and many mountain refuges conducive to the return to nature and complete change of scenery. Many trails and hiking trails take you there.

• The Monolithe, a real geological curiosity is accessible by road or trails. It is also a high level climbing spot!

• Like a postcard Saint-Pierre d’Extravache, the oldest church in Maurienne, and Dent Parrachée, the highest peak overlooking the high valley, the glacial domes of the Vanoise …

Passes and trails

Test your calves on the slopes of the Mont-Cenis pass! If you are more mountain bike, we offer you the choice of green, blue, red and black!

Unique landscapes

Breathtaking landscapes, an impression of freedom … Back to the basics, breathe, recharge your batteries, fill up on vitamins and fresh air!


Solo, duo or tribe, hotel, refuge, camping, bed and breakfast … Discover in Val Cenis the largest choice of accommodation to spend your holidays in Haute Maurienne vanoise


Want to know more and discover our resort, find all the necessary information for your stay in Val Cenis by discovering our various guides and brochures.

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