As a planning a trip to Courchevel this season? You will be delighted at everything Courchevel has to offer. Courchevel is a long-time Jetsetters ski holiday destination. It offers consistently soft snow, prestigious ski slopes, luxury resort chalets, and six-star palaces.
From Le Praz to the Village and Moriond to Courchevel 1850, an array of attractions is available all season long to satisfy the most discerning guests. Even non-skiers plan their vacations in luxury chalets in Courchevel. During the evenings, the adult’s playground is in full swing with live shows at Funkyfox, nighttime skiing to the sound of music in Verdons or simply gazing at people while having a hot toddy at Le Tremplin.
As you plan for the day, skiers can choose from different terrains suitable for all levels. For the most daring and avid adrenaline junkies, freestyling and off-piste trails in Courchevel are surreal. So skiing through the 600 km interrelated slopes of the Three Valleys is a truly never-ending breathless adventure.
We can all agree that France is one of the top leaders of the world within the wine industry. Thus wine tasting organized by the Sommeliers gives the opportunity to singles or groups to enjoy the different blends of reds and whites, dry and sweet. You’ll also enjoy indulging in local cheeses and delicacies. Le Baricou lying in the heart of Courchevel, owned by former ski instructor Didier Abrial will surely take you on a wine expedition of France. There, taste some of the best native Savoyard wines.
Seven Michelin star restaurants
First of all, there are most Michelin starred restaurants in this resort as compared to others. However, you should have deep and heavy pockets to relish the finest dining experience offered. Courchevel has continuously led to the aspect of gastronomy. In 1979, Michel Rochedy’s Le Chabichou was the earliest restaurant in the resort to earn a Michelin star, trailed by another one after 5 years. Next, the recently bestowed three-star Le 1947 restaurant located in Le Cheval Blanc in Courchevel is awe-inspiring yet, too expensive. However, if you don’t wish to spend lavishly, then Le Farcon in La Tania is also a reasonable option. There are many other fine dining restaurants although devoid of stars but no lacking quality. The Seven starred restaurants include Le 1947, Les Airelles, Le Chabichou, L’Azimut, Le Kintessence, Baumanière 1850, and Le Montgomerie.
Courchevel shopping has a little something for everyone. Amongst Courchevel 1650 and 1850, there is an entire range of modern and fashionable boutiques! There are a variety of shops that carries your favorite winter outerwear. Le Forum in Courchevel 1850 is a shopping center, arcade, enclosed climbing wall, ice skating arena, and bowling alley all under one roof. Therefore, it’s the best place to buy some souvenirs or some of the latest ski gear. It offers a wide range of services and will have you regaled for an afternoon.
Courchevel scrumptious treats are what kids and adults have their eyes on! The glorious aroma of freshly baked goods after a day on the slopes sounds just about perfect. For your chocolate treats, Pistenoire located in Boulevard la Croisette is where sense and sensibility meet.
Many of us who love scenery to disconnect from their busy schedule gravitate towards the gorgeous landscapes and quiet areas. Snowshoeing and snow hiking in Courchevel are great for all ages wanting to free their mind, breath alpine fresh air and lose themselves in time. Whether a group, a couple or a solo journey is the aim of the day, let your guided tour lead you to secret paths submerged by the forest’s hidden beauty and panoramic views. Being in the wildlife habitat whilst staying safe and guide is the ultimate winter safari. There are many brilliant hiking trails around the valley oscillating from the easiest to the most challenging. Amongst the most famous walking trails in the Lac de La Rosière beginning of Moriond Belvédère Hotel. The start is reachable via bus or foot from the Moriond center.
Sledding And Luge
As the ski and snowboard season waves goodbye, slopes open day and evening their 2km long sledding playground. From Courchevel 1850 to Courchevel Village giant rafts offer maximum seating of up to 6 people and an invitation for a group adventure. The luge tracks located in Courchevel and Moriond are strictly not for the faint-hearted. The Moriond luge starts at the top of the Ariondaz gondola where you can rent the luges and pay for every go. Whereas, you can rent luges at any sports shop in Courchevel Village and the luge track is free.
Spa and Aquamotion
Despite being in its fourth season, Aquamotion is still one of the main non-skiing appeals nestled between the villas and Morionds. it gathers the thrilling fun and relaxation moment sought by skiers and relaxation seekers. Concluding your holiday with a trip to luxurious spas in Courchevel to get rid of all the wooziness and exhaustion behind is a great idea. The options are infinite ranging from chocolate massages, saltwater caves, saunas and much more.
Après-ski which means after a day’s skiing is a substantial aspect of a ski trip. Vibrant music and the beautiful crowd swaying on tables and sipping on Dom Perignon in ski gears is the real definition of these events.
Enjoy and relish the pleasure of a massage in your Luxury Ski Chalet or at Le Chabichou spa located in Chenus. Before dinner plans, guests indulge in treatments varying from signature massages, Spa Manicure & Pedicure, and glamorous hairstyles.
Yoga in the sky, what a dream! How many of us are seeking to silence our minds and balance our bodies from life’s daily challenges? A big trend of Yoga retreats has launched in Courchevel a decade ago. Visitors can pick from indoor or outdoor yoga classes, in the midst of all the beauty, catered to every level. Outdoor classes will connect you with nature, helping you to relax and breath in the fresh mountain. Yoga in the private surrounding of your luxury chalet is available for discerning wealthy world travelers. “Eat, pray, love” is their motto.
The luxury resorts of Courchevel are fascinating with its glamorous nightlife and elite luxury boutiques along with breathtaking powdered snowy peaks. River rafting is offered on Isère and the Doron Bozel to anyone over 13 years of age. Throw on your wet suit, towel, helmet, life vest and let’s go! This sport is all about teamwork. With the perfect mountain settings and water motion, this thrill ride will sure engrave unique memories.
Winter Fun Sports
The thrill of high-speed motor riding on dry land or snow-covered hills is the ultimate fun for men and women. Snowmobiling in Courchevel hills and through the forests is an exciting and unforgettable experience that creates a superfamily and friends bond.