- Dec 14 - 21 2019
Want to take your backcountry skills to the next level? This trip to Sainte Foy, led by expert mountain guides, will cover key elements of mountain craft technique. Explore a traditional hidden gem in the heart of the skier’s paradise of the Tarentaise Valley, while staying in the welcoming Auberge sur la Montagne.
- Holiday price includes: 7 nights chalet board, twin share, set coach transfers, 6 days with mountain guides, private minibus.
- Lift price information: Purchase daily in resort
ON SNOW EXPERIENCE
You will spend 6 full days skiing off piste with expert mountain guides. Groups will be organised based on ski level (max 6/7 people per group) and this trip is aimed at Intermediate (Silver) and Advanced (Purple) off piste skiers.
The course also includes courses on avalanche awareness, transceiver use and navigation.
All our trips here are based in the comfortable and welcoming Auberge sur la Montagne. Julian and the Auberge team will provide excellent service and cuisine throughout your visit. You will be staying in a twin share room on a chalet board basis. Chalet board includes breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner.
Flights are not included with this holiday; however, a set group transfer will be available from Geneva airport. You will need to ensure your flight lands into Geneva no later than 13:30, as the transfer will depart promptly at 14:30. On the inbound journey the transfer will get you back to the airport for 12 noon, so please book your flight to depart at 14:00 or later.
Although many visit the area for the incredible off piste terrain, the amount and quality of on piste skiing on offer should not be forgotten. With use of the hotel’s minibus throughout the trip, you can visit the nearby resorts of Val d'Isère, Tignes, Les Arcs, La Plagne and La Rosière.
If you require ski hire, The Hotel Auberge sur la Montagne house their own rental shop with an excellent range of high-quality equipment.
It is advisable to pre-book in advance.