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Related Regions: Northern Alps, France, Savoie, Europe Overall, Maurienne

Overview

A village where ancestral traditions of French Alps are preserved : making of French cheeses, local crafts, traditional houses, story and legends evenings,
In winter, the snowing is guaranteed from December to April, allowing to do cross-country skiing, with about 80 kilometres of runs.
In spring, that's the paradise for ski touring. Moreover, you can find mountain refuges which are open from mid-March.
In Bessans, you can make the most of your stay in France, to know the traditional smooth of a French village, to have a maximum of sun, and to have an unforgettable memory of your holidays.
In summer, between art and traditions, Bessans welcomes you in a paradise for walkers. <

Altitude

  • 2000m
    Summit
  • 260m
    Vertical Drop
  • 1740m
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 3
    Total

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Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    33%

  • Intermediate Runs

    67%

  • Advanced Runs

    0%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Runs

    3

  • KM Pistes

    3 km

  • Longest Run

    2 km

  • KM Snow Making

    2 km

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski SeasonProjected Closing Ski Season21/12/201910/04/2020
  • Years Open
    57

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Ski-lift

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