100points

Les Arcs

47points

Les Gets

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Les Arcs vs Les Gets

Les Arcs
Les Gets

How does Les Arcs compare to Les Gets?

  • 305km bigger skiable area
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    425kmvs120km
  • 20 more restaurants/bars
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    75vs55
  • 1220meters higher mountain height
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    2050metersvs830meters
  • Allows off-piste skiing
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  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 80inches more snowfall (December)
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    128inchesvs48inches
  • 1248meters higher summit
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    3250metersvs2002meters
  • 59inches more snowfall (November)
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    59inchesvs0inches

How does Les Gets compare to Les Arcs?

  • 8 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
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    18vs10
  • 24.62$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    47.28$vs71.9$
  • 3 more hostels and hotels
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    19vs16
  • 576.66$ cheaper season ticket price
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    765.9$vs1342.56$
  • Has night skiing
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General info

1.mountain height

2050meters

830meters

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
2.summit height above sealevel

3250meters

2002meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3.Is child friendly
Les Arcs
Les Gets
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
4.base elevation

1200meters

1172meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Skiing

1.skiable area

425km

120km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
2.Allows off-piste skiing
Les Arcs
Les Gets
In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.
4.Has a ski school
Les Arcs
Les Gets
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
5.ski pass daily

71.9$

47.28$

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
7.season pass price

1 342.56$

765.9$

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
8.Has night skiing
Les Arcs
Les Gets
Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.

Leisure

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
3.Has a spa
Les Arcs
Les Gets
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has an ice rink
Les Arcs
Les Gets
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has a bobsled track
Les Arcs
Les Gets
This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
6.Has ice climbing areas
Les Arcs
Les Gets
Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.
7.Has snowmobile circuit
Les Arcs
Les Gets
A snowmobile tour is a great way to cover large distances in a short time. After lots of physically demanding activities, it can be good way to sit back and let the motor do the work.
8.Has a golf course
Les Arcs
Les Gets
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!

Facilities

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2021.
4.Has camping facilities
Les Arcs
Les Gets
Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

128inches

48inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall november

59inches

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
3.snowfall february

108inches

100inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
4.snowfall march

118inches

83.5inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
5.snowfall january

83inches

70.2inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.
6.snowfall april

120inches

56.1inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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