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Les Deux Alpes

Les Deux Alpes
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Les Deux Alpes review: 39 facts and highlights

Les Deux Alpes
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Les Deux Alpes

How does Les Deux Alpes compare to the average?

  • Ski slopes
    ?

    90vs60.8
  • Skiable area
    ?

    225kmvs112.87km
  • Mountain height
    ?

    2300metersvs1140.23meters
  • Restaurants
    ?

    53vs30.51
  • Restaurants on the slopes
    ?

    10vs6.25
  • Longest run
    ?

    13kmvs6.68km
  • Snowfall december
    ?

    63.7inchesvs40.47inches
  • Trails (easy)
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    62vs17.53

General info

1.mountain height

2300meters

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.distance from airport

110km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
3.summit height above sealevel

3600meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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Source: city's official website, 2020.
5.base elevation

1300meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
6.months open yearly

6months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

90

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.skiable area

225km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
3.trails (medium)

19

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
4.Allows off-piste skiing
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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.
5.longest run

13km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.trails (difficult)

9

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.

Leisure

1.restaurants

53

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.restaurants on the slopes

10

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.number of museums

3

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of theaters

1

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
6.Has an ice rink
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At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
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The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

40

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.chalets

26

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
4.number of kindergartens

1

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

63.7inches

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

87.6inches

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

81.1inches

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

11.8inches

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

72.5inches

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

96.5inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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