Administrative institutions in Orelle

Village Hall of Orelle

Orelle, a surprising village.

Mayor : Aimé Perret
Population: 364 inhabitants
Villagers: Orellinches and Orellains
Area: 6,925 ha
Altitude: 820 m to 3420 m.
Maurienne Galibier

Focus :
Orelle is part of Les 3 Vallées, The World's Largest Ski Area.
Since 1996, a cable car has been used to reach the ski area of ​​Orelle, at Plan-Bouchet (2,300 m). From there, the Rosaël chairlift takes skiers to the junction between Orelle and Val-Thorens, then to the incredible 3 Vallées area.

Moreover the Orelle territory has the particularity of extending on both sides of the Maurienne valley, with the Bissorte dam (operated by EDF) on the north-facing side.

period / schedule

Open from monday to friday, from 2pm to 5pm.
Closed Saturday, Sunday and on french public holidays


Chef lieu 73140 Orelle
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04 79 56 55 76