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Le Jardin Alpin, Vaujany/Alpe d’Huez - 1250m-3330m

 

Vaujany
Located opposite the beautiful Grandes Rousses Massif, Vaujany has all the charm and cachet of an authentic mountain village. Combining tradition and modernity, Vaujany offers state-of-the-art facilities for enjoying grandiose landscapes in a cheerful, well-preserved natural setting.

An encounter with nature
Visit the ice cave 30 m beneath the glacier, illustrating the trades mountain-dwellers plied many years ago. “La Croisière Blanche” excursion: walk on the Dôme de la Lauze (3,568 m), Europe’s biggest glacier, panoramic view of the Pic Blanc, 3300m at the highest point (3*in the Michelin Guide)

Heritage and Tradition
The Huez and Oisans Museum offers an exhibition about l’Alpe d’Huez (from the village of olden times to the tourist resort), activities and a permanent audiovisual area. You can also visit the Notre-Dame-des-Neiges cultural centre (visit of the church and concerts) as well as a visit of the Maison de la Faune, where you can discover the secret life of the wild animals of the Oisans. Tours of the Hydrelec factory that retraces the history of hydro-electricity through the ages and the Espace Patrimoine, that tells the story of 100 years of Vaujany history.

Ski Area : Les Grandes Rousses

The Grandes Rousses Massif is a ski area which is accessible to all and presents a splendid view.

-Vaujany Altitude : 1250 m
-Highest altitude : 2800 m
-Lowest altitude : 1100 m

-Downhill skiing : 238 km of runs.
-Snowboard : 2 snowparks.
-Cross country skiing : 50 km of runs.
-88 ski lifts.
-700 snow cannons.
-30 km walking paths.

Ski Area : Domaine de Oz / Vaujany

Vaujany offers everything you are looking for : the charm and authentic appeal of a true village, the ultimate equipment for skiing, skating, hiking on foot or on snow-shoes.

-Vaujany Altitude : 1250 m
-Highest altitude : 3330 m
-Lowest altitude : 1250 m

-Downhill skiing : 70_ km of runs.
-Cross country skiing : 17 km of runs.
-20 ski lifts.
-444 snow cannons.
-17 km walking paths.

Shops
- Shopping arcade 50 m from the residence.
- All Full range of shops and services are in the resort centre: restaurants, mini-market, bakery, newsagent etc.

Car Park
- Free covered car park* with 100 places, 50 m from the residence.
- Free outdoor car park* with 30 places, 50 m away on foot at the end of the shopping arcade.

Relaxation & Wellness
Indoor Swimming pool : a 25 m pool with 4 swimming lanes – 1 water slide – Paddling pool – Waterfall - Beach and landscaped exterior for enjoying spectacular views of the Massif des Grandes Rousses, multi-purpose hall for sports and cultural activities, fitness centre with weights room, sauna, hammam, jacuzzi, fitness room. The swimming pool has large sliding doors for opening onto an outdoor solarium (deckchairs included), water slide and 350 m³ pool. Extension for aqua-aerobics and paddling pool with water toys.
Open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Entry to the swimming pool may be limited on some days if demand is high during busy periods.
Swimming trunks are compulsory and long bermuda shorts or similar clothing is not permitted.
ID photo required


Adventure & Sensations
Paragliding: introductory flights, two-seater flights, beginner or advanced courses, climbing wall

Sport & Discovery
Hikes on foot or mountain bike to discover the Grandes Rousses massif through the flora, fauna and habitat, 90km of sign-posted paths to explore alone or accompanied by a mountain professional, fishing in mountain torrents and lakes, watersports centre (5km): windsurfing, half-day or full day mountain bike rides with instructor, 5 tennis courts, archery

Leisure

Discoveries and sensations
Snowshoe walks and outings in tracked vehicles to the frozen lakes and icefalls.

“Après-ski” activities
Ice rink, leisure centre with: swimming pool (slide, paddling pool), fitness centre (cardio-training, weight training), sauna, jacuzzi, Turkish bath. Library, activity room: board games, table tennis, etc.

Events

-Father Christmas Week.
-Carnival
-Free ride competition

Services and Shops

The residence is 100m from a shopping arcade. All services and shops are in the resort centre 400m from the residence: restaurants, mini supermarket, bakery, newsagent, etc.

Resort transport

Free shuttle bus and escalator between the shopping arcade (near the residence) and the cable-car and leisure centre.

Children






Famile Plus Award Winning Creche 100 metres away from apartment buildings


Skiing Equipment Rental Apx.

To be reserved when booking accommodation
6 days rental prices ( in €)

ADULT
Gold Formula (1) : 92,00 €
Gold Skis or snowboard only (2) : 73.60 €
Silver "Multiglisse" Formula (1): 70,90 €
Silver "Multiglisse" Skis or snowboard only (2) : 55,50 €
Bronze Formula* (1) : 60,80 €
Bronze Skis or snowboard only (2) : 49,60 €

CHILD (under 12 years)
Champion Formula* + Child Helmet (1) : 71,00 €
Champion Skis or snowboard only + Child Helmet (2) : 59,80 €
Espoir Formula + Child Helmet : 51,80 €
Espoir Skis or snowboard only + Child Helmet : 43,00 €
Mini kid Formula + Child Helmet : 43,80 €
Mini kid Skis or snowboard only + Child Helmet : 35,80 €

(1) The Package formulas include : Skis / snowboard + sticks + boots
(2) formulas include Skis+ sticks only or snowboard only

Ski lifts

6-day" Ski Pass Forfait VISALP 198.50 €
The VISALP ski pass gives access to the Leisure Centre

(Ski pass valid from Sunday to Friday for stays on a Saturday-Saturday basis)
SKI AREA "Le Domaine des Grandes Rousses"

Skiing School
Price per person for 6 sessions (6 x 2h30):
Adult (from 13 years) : Morning : 100 euros - Afternoon : 100 euros
Child (4 to 12 years included) : Morning : 100 euros – Afternoon : 100 euros

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