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Bessans (1740 - 2000 m)

Opening of the ski season : from 21st of December 2019 to 10th of April 2020
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Alpine skiing : 3 km

Nordic skiing : 133 km

Skating tracks : 133 km
Snowshoe trails : 15 km
Footpaths : 15 km

Ski lifts : 2

A village where ancestral traditions of French Alps are preserved : making of French cheeses, local crafts, traditional houses, story and legends evenings, In winter, the snowing is guaranteed from December to April, allowing to do cross-country skiing, with about 80 km of runs. In spring, that's the paradise for ski touring. Moreover, you can find mountain refuges which are open from mid-March. In Bessans, you can make the most of your stay in France, to know the traditional smooth of a French village, to have a maximum of sun, and to have an unforgettable memory of your holidays.In summer, between art and traditions, Bessans welcomes you in a paradise for walkers. Situated between the National Reserve of "La Vanoise" and Italy, this village has managed to preserve the happiness and the

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Ski schools in Bessans
Ecole du Ski Français+33 4 79 05 80 05

Services in Bessans
Dog sleigh
Nordic skiing
On skis resort
Ski touring
Walking paths

Office de Tourisme de Bessans
Patinoire naturelle