Bessans is the ULTIMATE Nordic resort! In the heart of Savoie, it is one of the 6 resorts of Haute Maurienne Vanoise.

The Nordic spirit



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Watched over by the Charbonnel glacier in a remarkable mountain landscape, the vast Nordic plateau and the many hamlets with their traditional architecture, are a permanent invitation to go on a journey…

Its devil sculpted in wood is behind many a well-known legend, but Bessans is even more famous as a major international venue for biathlon events.

Bessans is also one of the most reputed Nordic ski areas in the Alps.

On this pleasant high plateau that is both technical and perfectly equipped, skiers, walkers and snowshoers will enjoy an enchanting change of scene surrounded by the grandeur of nature.