The snow crystals on the slopes of the skiing region Espace Diamant really do sparkle like diamonds, because the slopes of the skiing region with the unique panorama location are as sunny as hardly anywhere else throughout the entire season. Due to its predestined location protected by the nearby Mont-Blanc, the lift association Espace Diamant already benefits from its pleasant weather conditions and is able to offer a stable snow guarantee in spite of its lower altitudes.
The skiing area Espace Diamant owes its wide and versatile offer of slopes for beginners, advanced and professionals to the merger of its five stations Flumet, Praz sur Arly, Crest-Voland/Cohennoz, Notre Dame de Bellecombe and Les Saisies that are located at 1.000 to 1.650 meters. This created a superlative skiing region between the French Departmenets Savoie and Haute Savoie that is frequently called the gateway of Mont-Blanc and is an ideal ski vacation destination for families and pleasure skiers with the mainly easy to medium-hard slopes through beautiful woods.
Only 30 kilometres away from Albertville, the skiing region Espace Diamant has many advantages to offer. Next to the pleasant climate, the five stations are also especially popular due to the impressive view of the Mont-Blanc.
|Length of ski slopes||185km|
|Number of ski slopes||152|
The wide slope selection of the cosy skiing region is also convincing. A total of 152 downhill slopes spread onto 185 kilometres offer much variety for skiers of every level. The slope network at altitudes from 1.050 to 2.060 meters is also ideally connected by 85 lifts and provides ideal conditions for relaxed skiing vacations without waiting times. Fans of the Nordic skiing sport are also spoilt for choice in the skiing region Espace Diamant, having nearly 130 kilometres of wonderfully prepared trails from easy to difficult with beautiful circuits available. Snowparks and Boardercross-trails in Notre Dame de Bellecombe, Flumet, Crest Voland and Les Saisies round off the classic winter sports range. Ski schools for children in all villages take good care of the small skiers.
If you wish to be active on your vacation also apart from skiing you will also find what you are looking for in the skiing region Espace Diamant, after all, the range of possibilities includes paragliding, snowshoe hiking, snow-tubing, tours with horse or dog sleds and with snow scooters and trips with a helicopter or a hot air balloon.