This Nordic area is a real pleasure for lovers of cross-country skiing or snowshoeing. Solo, duo or tribe, discover breathtaking landscapes!
Suspended at the Italian border, this ski area offers magnificent views over the Parc National de la Vanoise with its glaciers and high peaks.
A Nordic area for walkers and snowshoers: for those who love hiking in winter, the Bramans and Planay plateaus offer many snowshoeing trails as well as tracks groomed for pedestrians.
The trails are enhanced every year to optimise the itineraries, taking you to the oldest church in Maurienne, Saint Pierre d’Extravache or the wonderful plateau of Le Planay, and opening onto some beautiful little unspoilt valleys, such as Etache.
from 21/12/2019 to 15/03/2020
Val Cenis Sardières
Nordic ski area of Monolithe Val Cenis Sardières
30 km of grommed slopes skating and alternative
3 red slopes – 2 green slopes – 2 blue slopes
Departure from la Croix (access by car, shuttlee or 15 minutes by foot) from the village in direction of Sardières.
Val Cenis Sardières and Aussois benefit from a privileged sunshine thanks to their south-facing exposure
A Nordic chalet located in Sardières, accessible by public transport or by car, welcomes you 7 days a week during the ski season to provide any information you may need for your cross-country skiing sessions.
It also offers a room where you can enjoy your picnic or take shelter in bad weather. This location is a popular meeting point proposed by cross-country skiing and biathlon instructors.
This Nordic area is a real treat for skiers and snowboarders. Technical trails with a forest atmosphere will make you addicted to cross-country skiing, we are sure of it!
Once the skis are on, the flat area around the Nordic chalet allows children and beginners to discover their first sensations of classic skiing or to learn skating directly.
For the more experienced, this area is recommended for a good warm-up before leaving to conquer the many climbs and descents of the domain.
Want to discover biathlon? Find out more at the Nordic chalet or contact our biathlon instructors who will be happy to arrange an appointment to learn more about laser biathlon.
Do you want to improve in classic/alternative skiing or skating? Contact our instructors, they will be able to give you the few tips you need to enjoy skiing even better: The kilometres of pleasure are yours!
Ski pass prices
* The nordic area of Val d’Ambin is free of access (free package)! It’s up to you to enjoy it!
* The nordic area of Aussois-Val Cenis Sardières
Ski passes on sale at the lift counters in Aussois and at the Foyer nordique in Val Cenis Sardières
Adult (+16 years)
Teen (12 to 15 years)
Child (- 12 years)
½ day morning or afternoon
€ 31,00 until 15/11/19
€ 42,00 until 15/11/19
Consult our resort and inter-station transport guide to get to the ski area of your choice