Weekend trips are a fantastic way to get your quick ski fix and Tignes is an extremely reliable choice with access to its high altitude, snow sure terrain. Our Tignes Instruction Weekend includes three full days of tuition with local instructors – maximum skiing for minimum time off work!
ON SNOW EXPERIENCE
The holiday includes 3 full days of on piste instruction. This trip is aimed at Advanced Intermediate (Silver) and Advanced (Purple) on piste skiers. If you are unsure of your ski profile, please see our Ski Profile Page. Groups will be organised based on ski level, and there will be up to 8 members in each group. At the end of the week you will receive an updated grading from your Ski Club Rep.
You will be staying at the Hotel Le Paquis 3* on a half board basis. Located in the centre of Tignes le Lac with incredible views of the Grand Motte and surrounding summits, the hotel is just a short walk from its closest lift, Le Rosset.
The rooms and communal areas are decorated in a traditional alpine chalet style, with wooden features throughout. The hotel also has wellness facilities including a sauna, hammam steam room and Jacuzzi. As you are staying on a half board basis, your breakfast will consist of a continental breakfast buffet which includes hot and cold beverages. Evening meals will take place in the hotel restaurant, which will provide you with a panoramic view of Tignes Le Lac. Your evening meal will consist of three courses with soft drinks included.
This holiday is on a twin share basis. If you are a solo traveler, then you will be placed in a room with someone of the same gender. Single rooms may be available upon request. These are subject to our hotel room allowance. If you require a single room, please book early to avoid disappointment.
Flights are not included but set transfers are available. Transfer times have yet to be arranged. Please contact the Freshtracks Team on 020 8410 2022, and they will update you on these times when they become available. Please do not book your flights until this holiday has been confirmed to run. Once the holiday and transfer times have been confirmed, please send your flight details (flight numbers, arrival and departure time) to the Freshtracks Team via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tignes shares the huge Espace Killy ski area with its neighbouring resort Val d'Isère. Between the two, there is 300km of piste skiing available to all abilities, from long gentle greens to some seriously steep off piste. Tignes has a laid back and friendly atmosphere with a lively après scene. For more information on Tignes, please visit the Ski Club’s in depth and recently updated Tignes Resort Guide.
If you require ski hire, we recommend Tignes Spirit. They offer a great discount for SC members. More information on how to hire your equipment and access this discount will be sent before your trip departs. You will then be able to pre-book online. your equipment will either be dropped off at the group hotel, or you will be collected from the hotel and taken down to the shop, before being ferried back to your accommodation when you are all kitted out!