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Orelle Ski Resort

Orelle Resort Guide

Orelle, France

Orelle Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift2,360m7,743ft
Lowest Lift888m2,913ft
 Nearest AirportsChambery and Annecy
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Orelle at a glance

Orelle is the base of the 3 Valleys Express - a 5km long telecabine giving direct access into The Three Valleys from the Autoroute near Chambéry.

 When will it snow in Orelle?

The next notable snow forecast for Orelle is 3cm1in, expected on 25 February, with around 37cm14in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Orelle Facts, Stats and Ratings

Orelle Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Orelle
Highest Lift2,360m7,743ft
Lowest Piste888m2,913ft
Max Vertical1,472m4,829ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Orelle Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Orelle
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Orelle Summary

The French Ski Resort of Orelle has direct access to a single ski lift. Orelle is directly linked by Ski Lift to the ski areas of The Three Valleys and Val Thorens.

With ski lifts as high as 2,360m7,743ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Orelle Overview

Accessible directly from the motorway, Orelle is less than one hour from Chambéry, one hour from Grenoble or Turin and less than two hours from Lyon. Parking is free at the telecabine terminal. In the reception area, you will find a ski hire shop, a French ski school, a bar, an information point and the ticket offices for the ski lifts.

On the Mountain

Skiing in Orelle

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Snowboarding in Orelle

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When is Orelle open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Orelle.


Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Early May.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Orelle.

Ski Lift Capacity

There is one ski lift in Orelle.

Where is Orelle?

Orelle is in Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France.

How can I get to Orelle?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Orelle are Chambery, Annecy and Turin Caselle. There are 10 airports within three hours drive. Chambery is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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