Airport Transfers to and from Vallorcine
TransferFix is a great online service that allows you to compare all transfer services between Vallorcine and every airport which services Vallorcine. You can choose among an inexpensive shared airport transfer, a private one or a premium private luxury limousine transfer.
The comparison service of TransferFix grants you with real-time availability and costs, and you can book and pay for your chosen service in two swift and easy steps.
And you do not have to worry about any additional costs! The transport companies are contracted to offer the same prices in TransferFix as they do on their own website.
TransferFix is available, not only in Vallorcine, but in many other alpine resorts that are serviced by the TransferFix VTC partners.
Journey Times & Distances from Airports to Vallorcine
TransferFix compares services within the tourism sector and it allows for a selection of a service, order a service or pay for it, online and directly to the licensed transportation provider.
Shared Transfers to and from Vallorcine
Shared transfers are an excellent low-cost option. You will be taken right to, or from your hotel or chalet, no matter where you are staying in Vallorcine. You will be sharing the vehicle with other people who will be collected from or dropped off at different locations in Vallorcine.
You might have to wait for more passengers at the airport or you might have to wait for other passengers to be dropped off in Vallorcine before you, consequently your journey time might slightly increase. However, you will always be notified in due time of your exact pick-up time.
Contrarily, there is always the likelihood that you are lucky, with all passengers coming off the same flight or from flights landing within minutes of each other. Or, drop-offs in Vallorcine might be close to one another or you might be the first to be dropped-off in Vallorcine.
Either way, the shared transfer experience requires a bit of “give and take” and a thoughtful attitude from all passengers.
TransferFix offers shared transfers to and from Vallorcine all year long.
TransferFix is in the process of contracting with all of the carriers so that you might be able to benefit from transportation on the next available mini-bus.
By choosing a seat in a shared vehicle you save money and leave a lower carbon trail.
Private transfers to and from Vallorcine
TransferFix runs private transfers from many different airports to Vallorcine all year long.
When you book your private transfer online, you receive an instant confirmation via e-mail or text message and your driver will meet you at the airport.
With TransferFix and a private ride to or from Vallorcine, you can enjoy the privacy of a taxi service while paying less money than a premium luxury limousine service.
Vallorcine is a municipality in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.
Vallorcine is the last village in the Chamonix valley, located between the Col des Montets and the Swiss border.
Found at the foot of the Aiguilles Rouges, Vallorcine is a peaceful mountain village that inspires tranquillity and offers breathtaking scenery.
Staying in Vallorcine while on your ski holiday in the French Alps might be a smart and less expensive option. In Vallorcine, you can stay at one of the charming chalets on the foothills of the mountains and enjoy the greatness of the mountains while paying less money than you would in other resorts. Also, you will be only 20 minutes driving distance away from the lively Chamonix.
Furthermore, there are amazing pistes to enjoy in Vallorcine as well.
Skiing in Vallorcine
Vallorcine was modernized in 2004 when a high-speed gondola was installed which allows access to the Balme ski domain.
Vallorcine, together with Le Tour, is part of the Domaine de Balme, which provides great family skiing as it consists mostly of beginner and intermediate slopes.
The main beginners' areas are located a train ride away at either Le Poya or Le Tour and are both excellent for those who are unfamiliar with skiing or who want to master the basic skills.
If you are an intermediate skier, the Télécabine de Vallorcine will take you straight to the blue piste Les Esserts.
Vallorcine/ Balme has a total of 29 km of ski slopes, mostly blue or red, serviced by 4 drag lifts, 2 chairlifts and 2 gondolas.
Vallorcine is also an excellent base for those who are passionate about going off-piste. Off the lift system in Le Tour, there are off-piste areas which are easily accessed and will take you back to the bottom of the lifts.
Aiguilles Rouges National Nature Reserve
Ten minutes driving distance from Vallorcine, the Aiguilles Rouges National Nature Reserve offers extraordinary views and spectacular flora.
From moraines to glaciers, many plants have adapted to the extreme living conditions and constitute a must-see.
The reserve was created in 1974 and it ranges from 1,200 m (4000 ft) to 2,965 m (9700 ft).
It is open every day but might be closed in case of bad weather.
Facilities: picnic & shopping areas, parking nearby.
La Maison de Barberine
Great museum that shows the everyday life of the village in past time.
Closed from September until May.
Vallorcine Ice Rink
The outdoor ice rink is located in the middle of Vallorcine and it is a great way of spending time with your family while in Vallorcine.
There is a snack bar with terrace by the ice rink where you can find hot & cold drinks and snacks.
Mini golf in Vallorcine
There is a 9 hole mini golf course located on the terrace of the Residence & Spa Vallorcine Mont-Blanc, open during the summer season.
The Mini Golf Course is a preferred pastime activity for the whole family.
Snacks, grills and refreshments at Café du Mont-Blanc.
Great location, about 3 mins walk from the Vallorcine Telecabine, with parking beneath the hotel.