2014 World Snow Awards

Best Transport Innovation 2014

Discover Orelle

A warm welcome awaits you in Orelle - the heart of the Maurienne valley.
An authentic mountain village of just 400 inhabitants with houses of stone and wood, Orelle sits at the feet of the most beautiful summits in the Alps.

Orelle - Easy access to the 3 Vallées

2 hours from Lyon, 1 hour from Chambéry (by road, A43). Ample free parking. The cable car to the Orelle / Val Thorens ski area takes just 15 minutes.

Most of Orelle

The largest ski aea in the world 3 Valleys.
10 Authentic and quiet hamlets.
A protected environment.
A really easy access.
A village on a human scale, a home and a village atmosphere.
The 3 Valleys Express Gondola, 15 min to reach a space of exception.

In Orelle, you will find:

French Ski School (ESF).
a hire shop for ski equipment(ski, snowboard, snowshoeing, sledge...).
A mountain restaurant.
A wellness area of 200 m²
A bar.
A shop of ski equipment and souvenirs.
The nearest cash machine is in St Michel de Maurienne (6km).