Skiing in Isère: the best resorts


mountainous Department announcing the Alpine peaks of Savoie and Haute-Savoie, Isère is a particularly attractive destination for skiing: the Vercors and Chartreuse are very easily accessible from Grenoble, or a little further, Lyon . Grenoble-Isère resorts are therefore to be considered for vacation as for a short stay, a ski weekend in return for example!

Isere includes some of the ski resorts among the best known of the Alps: snow, ski, equipment, accommodation, atmosphere ... all criteria to give you the best of the best resorts Isère ski:

1.The 2 Alpes

Close to Grenoble, in the Ecrins massif, Les 2 Alpes remains best known ski resorts in Isère. It takes particular notoriety of variety of terrain elevation, which, thanks to the glacier, skiing remains (for now at least) even in summer! Great lively and popular resort, a classic for a ski holiday in the Alps in family or friends.

Huez 2.L'Alpe

At the same level as the 2 Alpes, Alpe d'Huez is a world-class ski resort. The reason, the famous ski area, with excellent snow, supplemented by an almost permanent sunshine: the resort boasts 300 days of sunshine per year !

3.The 7 Laux

In the splendid Belledonne, the resort of Les 7 Laux appears in a sports register qu'apprécieront all snow enthusiasts of all kinds. A beautiful area for Alpine skiing, marked trails for cross-country skiing, an innovative snow park and a host of modern facilities, enough to give joy to the heart.

4.Saint-Pierre de Chartreuse

Ideal for a ski weekend, Saint Pierre de Chartreuse is easily accessible from Grenoble station (30 minutes drive) and Lyon (1 hour). Nice family, practice station and affordable accommodation perfect for a short getaway.


A thirty kilometers from Grenoble, Chamrousse resort divided into different parts, is located in the heart of Belledonne. In an alpine forest setting, the landscapes we cross the area are simply beautiful.

6.Villard Lans

Pretty mountain village visited by spa guests in the nineteenth century, Villard de Lans has character. It has a ski area suitable for beginners and younger, plus some more racy ways to stretch their legs.


Another nice resort to direct reach of Grenoble, Autrans is doing everything possible to accommodate children in the best conditions. Easy trails, workshops, entertainment ... families feel like home.

8.L'Alpe Grand Serre

Tired of crowded resorts and highly congested season in the Alps? The small resort of Alpe du Serre rand is for you. Quiet and pleasant, the resort offers skiers 55km mainly blue and red runs, and 20 km to go for cross-country skiing.