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La Norma, family ski resort in the French Alps in the Maurienne valley, a ski resort situated at 1350m hight in the Northen Alps

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La Norma, the cosy resort

Practical side:


This cosy ski resort is set in the heart of the Savoy area, at the entrance of the Vanoise massif. Within an easy distance of the train station and motorway, La Norma is at 1350m on a picturesque tree covered plateau that is situated right next to the ski slopes.

The small pedestrian village is car free, with wooden buildings and a central shopping area that has everything you need. if there is enough snow you can jump on skis and ski down to the lifts.


The strongest side of La Norma :

. Proximity:
Very easy access from the motorway exit,

  10 mnaway from the   train station,

  and only at 20 mn away from Val Thorens(via Orelle).

  Free parking lots of which one is covered.
. Important vertical drop :
Varied and wooded ski area with

  a vertical drop of 1400m !

. Guaranteed snow conditions:
La Norma has 109 snow guns reinforcing

   natural snow conditions up to an altitude of 2350m
. A fluid ski area:
La Norma boasts an excellent skiing environment never crowded.
. Children are kings:
  Family ski resort with a kindergarten accepting children from 3 months old. A friendly family-sized and entertaining ski resort

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To ensure that you get the most out of your stay in the mountains, we have an endless list of activities to entertain you. Relax and discover the many different ways to enjoy yourself during winter in the mountains. Whether you enjoy snowshoeing, dog sledging or a trip to the Baroque churches. You may wish to visit one of the nearby Maurienne villages or Turin. You will certainly discover something new and exciting about the Alps. Where else could you witness the breathtaking panoramic views of the Vanoise massif from the comfort of your chair on the terrace of one of the mountain restaurants? (access for pedestrians via the cable car or chair lift).

Find the details of your week entertainment in different shops and restaurants.​​​

Virtual village visit tour

How to get to La Norma and information about the transfer airport - railwaystation to La Norma, ski resort in the French Alpes, Maurienne Valley

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On the A43 Motorway take the exit N° 10 (the last one). Then take the RD 1006 road for 9 km (5,5 miles). La Norma is at 115 km (71 miles) from Chambery, 145 km (90 miles) from Grenoble, 115 km (71 miles) from Turin.

La Norma is 4 hours from Paris by the express train. All year round high speed trains like the Paris-Milan or the Lyon-Milan stop at Modane. There's a regular bus service Transavoie* ( between the railway station and La Norma during winter time. Taking a taxi is also possible

Taxi Marius La Norma (officiel taxi of the station 24h/24h 7j/7j) : 00 33(0)6 15 19 13 55 - 00 33 (0)4 79 83 33 20. site :
Alpes taxi Geoffret : +33 (0)6 11 33 41 42
Taxi D terrien : +33 (0)6 80 36 04 23

Free shuttle during French holidays from Modane, Le Bourget, Avrieux, Villarodin, La Norma

- PLANE/La Norma is less than 2 hours drive away from the airports of Lyon, Geneva, Chambery, Grenoble and Turin (Italy). Airport 's shuttles to get to our resort are possible now,shuttle transfers from Lyon St Exupéry airport to the resorts (and vice versa) schedules for Saturday during the winterseason Reservations arepossibleon

- A few schedules:
3 departures from the Chambéry airport -->La Norma: 11:15 am ; 2:30 pm and 4:45 pm

2 arrivals at Chambéry airport from La Norma: 8:15 am and 1:30 pm

2 departures from the Lyon airport --> Maurienne: 12:30 pm and 3:30 pm

2 arrivals at Lyon from Maurienne: 8:15 am and 1:30 pm

- Chambéry price:
Round trip ticket: 60 € (groups from 4 people, 54 € each)
Single trip: 36 € shuttle transfers from Chambery airport to the resorts (and vice versa)

- Lyon price:
Round trip ticket: adult: 115€/student: 94€ (- 26 years old)/child 63€ (-12 years old)
Single trip: 73€ shuttle transfers from Lyon St Exupéry airport to the resorts (and vice versa)

The La Norma skipasses and Eski-Mo ski passes,

pass of short stay and pedestrian passes -


Winter 2015-2016
Lower resort day pass
13 €
16 €
16 €
1/2 day morning (until 1 pm) or afternoon (after 12:30 pm)
19 €
22 €
23 €
Pass Flash (from 3 pm from Monday to Friday)
14 €
16 €
17 €
1 day pass
23 €
28 €
29 €
Saturday pass18 €21 €21 €
Pedestrian day pass8 €8 €8 €


WINTER 2015-2016
(Friday-Saturday ou Saturdayi - Sunday)
39 €
47 €
48 €
6 afternoons (from 12:30 pm)
95 €
113 €
118 €
6-day pass (²)
119 €
141 €
144 €166 €173 €
Consecutive extra day (after 6-day pass)
18 €
21 €
21 €
18 €21 €21 €
6-day pedestrain pass
40 €
40 €
40 €
Season pass - 50 % (1) (before 29/11/2015)---208 €235 €260 €
Season pass - 30 % (1) (before 12/12/2015)---291.20 €329 €364 €
Season pass full price (1) (after 12/12/2015)---416 €470 e520 €
Key card mandatory: 1 € charge to purchase if you do not have it
6-day pass519 €
7-day pass594 €
Extra child or teenager115 € (6 or 7 days)

The ski pass has to be valid and used the first day of skiing in the resort where you bought it. Go directly to the ski lifts with your pass.

Adult (born from 1952 to 2003 included) / Child (born from 2004 to 2010 included) /*Senior (born from 1941 to 1951 included) 
Free of charge for children born from 2011 and seniors born in the years up to 1940 (proof must be shown). 
(1) Photo is compulsory for season pass and all free passes. Please provide a photo with your name written on the back.
** This price does not include keycard price (1€), if you don't have one. Don't forget to bring your old keycard back if you have one.
(2) : -5% discount on your 6, 7 or 8 day ski passes ordered minimum 14 days before your 1st skiing day

With your La Norma Eski-Mo 6, 7 or 8 day pass, you can benefit from one day maximum skiing in each one of the other 4 ski resorts : Aussois / Valfréjus / Val-Cenis and Bonneval.

New this winter, take advantage of the FAMILY  - TRIBE  SKI PASS:

2 parents + 2 children or teenagers (born from 1998 to 2010)

Free Eski-Mo shuttles

Inter resort shuttle 2014-2015

From La Norma to: 
Val Cenis - Vanoise
Tuesday           One-way
08h45 - 09h15
17h30- 18h00
08h45 - 09h45
17h00- 18h00




Wednesday       One-way


08h45 - 09h15
17h00 - 17h30


Thursday          One-way




09h45 - 10h30
17h45 - 18h30

*bus change in Val-Cenis for Bonneval
Information and booking, at the latest, the day before noon at La Maison de La Norma

(10 € for non Eski-Mo pass holder)

Opening date ski areas:
Valfréjus  :  from 12/12/15 to 08/04/16. Tel : + 33 (0)4 79 05 32 71
Aussois : from 19/12/15 to 15/04/16. Tel : +33 (0)4 79 20 30 80 
Val Cenis-Vanoise : from 19/12/15 to 15/04/16 with a partial opening the last week. Tel : +33 (0)4 79 05 96 48
Bonneval-sur-Arc  : from 19/12/15 to 30/04/16. Tel : +33 (0)4 79 05 95 95.



With your La Norma 2 days ski pass or more you can go skiing in Val Thorens via the Orelle cable car at 20 mn from La Norma:

Inter resort shuttles

On Thursday = 10 € return
Your place on the bus must be booked before midday, the day before your departure, AT THE LATEST.

For questions concerning the weather please contact the Maison de La Norma before 6pm the evening before your departure.




 2 days or more ski pass from La NormaSeason ski pass from La Norma
1 day pass in  Orelle-Val Thorens22 €29.40 €



(Electronic version) La Norma winter 2015-2016 tourist book information

Do you have a ski insurance? :

"Carré Neige" assures you for 1 to 15 days
 - 1 day: 2.80 €
 - 6 days: 16.80 €
or annual "snow card - Carte neige": 65 € individual and 185 € for the family.
You can order online with your skipass. Visit the carré neige web site

Rescue tariffs:
Area A: bottom slopes: 212 €
Area B (all the runs exept on the bottom): 364 €
Off pist: 750 €
Helicopter: 54.60 €/mn (price from 2013-2014).

Ski area La Norma, skimap and geographique location - La Norma, French ski resort in the Alps, Maurienne valley - Savoie

La Norma ski area

Click on the picture to enlarge it in the virtual tour

There is an air of freedom at La Norma where winter sports lovers will find vast stretches of virgin snow and where they can enjoy the snow park and open spaces ! 1 snowpark* and 1 freeride space* on the Pracara area.

On North-west orientation and good snowfall combined with careful maintenance of the ski area and fabrication of artificial snow allows for good skiing conditions until the end of the season.

Sensations extrêmes en carving, snowboard, snowblade, skwal, télémark, skis : le domaine de La Norma s'offre aux caprices de tous les glisseurs, amateurs de paradis blanc.

Dominated by its peak (2917m) La Norma offers 700 hectares of ski slopes; stretching from an altitude of 1350 m to 2750 m. There are 65 kms of runs with:num_hpn2

14 ski lifts:
1 cable car
7 chair lifts
6 tow lifts
1 rope lift

PROJECT 2011/2012:
• Work on the Melezet area at «la combe» with enlargment of the green slope)
• New picnic room on the Repose area


* : according to snow conditions

27 slopes:
2 blacksdia03
11 reds
6 blues
7 greens

And also:

1 snowpark
1 boarder cross
1 slalom stadium
1 sledge run
1 ski garden for the ski school
1 floodlit run
2 picnics rooms
snowmaking guns and 3 webcams

The" Lutins" crèche

In winter, La Norma cuddles your children...

from 3 months old

Tel : 04 79 20 40 71

The creche "les lutins" welcomes your children from 3 months to 4 years old from Sunday to Friday from 9am to midday and from 1.30pm to 5pm (In January the creche will be closed on Sunday morning) . They can have fun playing, drawing…. and making new friends.... Our staff are full of ideas to entertain both parents and children...

Places are limited. Compulsory booking with Maryse by e-mail or by phone +33(0)4 79 20 31 46 before filling up the form.

 FICHE_INSCRIPTION_GB_Lutins_Diablotins.pdf then send it by e-mail or by post.


Prices for winter  2013/2014Tarifs Lutins
Half day * (morning or afternoon)19 €
lunch break (1)
(from midday to 1.30pm) the meal is provided by the parents
10 €
5 half days80 €
6 half days95 €

* 1/2 day = from 9am to 12am or from 1.30pm to 5pm, do not forget to tell us if it is morning or afternoon when you are booking.
(1): during french school hoolidays the lunch break is possible every day if booked in advance. During term time, lunch break is only on Tuesday and Thursday if booked in advance.
2 children or more from the same family signed up for the club= -10% on your 5 or 6 half days



Kid's club Les Diablotins for children from 5 to 12 years on holidays in La Norma, family ski resort in the French Alps

The Kids club "les Diablotins"

Children are king at La Norma ...

" The Diablotins'" Club ": from 5 to 12 years old during french holidays
and from 4 to 12 years during the orther weeks,
from Monday to Friday 9am to noon (only during French school holidays) and from 1.30 pm to 5pm (during all season).

Tel: +33(0) 4 79 20 40 71

Wehave endless ideas up our sleeves to give the youngsters a good time. Whatever their age, they will meet new friends.

Places are limited. Compulsory booking with Maryse by e-mail or by phone: + 33(0)4 79 20 31 46 before filling up your form.
FICHE_INSCRIPTION_GB_Lutins_Diablotins.pdf necessary for your booking.

Prices for winter  2013/2014Les Diablotins
Half day * (am or pm)19 €
lunch break (1)
(from midday to 1.30pm) the meal is provided by the parents
10 €
5 half days80 €


* 1/2 day = from 9am to 12am or from 1.30pm to 5pm, do not forget to tell us if it is morning or afternoon while you are booking.
(1): during french school hoolidays the lunch break is possible every day if booked in advance. During term time, lunch break is only on Tuesday and Thursday if booked in advance.
2 children or more= -10% on your 5 1/2 days

Being a child at La Norma , is paradise ! garderie02The centre of La Norma is a pedestrian area where children can run around and play to their heart's content while their parents relax.

A wide range of activities: manual, sporting, treasure hunts, sledge races…A chance for children to discover new games and make new friends.

Entertainment and activities in the ski resort La Norma, familie ski resort on the French Alps in the Maurienne valley


Leisure and entertainment :

- Bowling 2 bowling lines at the Babbalou's, open every day.
- Skating rink: Open every day, 216m² outdoor on a ecological ground.
- Huskey's: discover the possibility of sliding along but sitting in a sledge pulled by dogs.
- Snake gliss : 650m of sliding down on the Ste Anne run sitting on sledges attached to eachother like a snake.
- Salle d'animation animation room on the 1st floor of  La Maison de La Norma
- Sledge space go and have fun in  "l'univers de Monk" a save space for sledging. 

programme de cinema de la norma

New :
- Big air bag : on the bottum of the resort close to the restaurants and near to the chairlift find try this new attraction. Make some jumps with your skis or in a tube and land on a big airbag.
- Norma bulle (funrace in thehuman-sizedsphereson snow)

Le cinéma «Le Grand Air»

See the latest films in an amphitheatre, seating 200, with Dolby Surround Sound.
You can find the cinema and entertainment programme for the week “LE NORMAG” at the Maison de La Norma or in all the
shops and residences.

Culture and Heritage at la Norma, family ski resort in the French Alps in the Maurienne valley

The Esseillon barrier: soldier viel

The historical fortress and information center at la Redoute Marie Therese invites you to discover the remarkable history of the Esseillon barrier. Through a museographic course of exhibition rooms and general purpose spaces, you will discover a real Sardinian military city settled at an altitude of 1 500m.

The Redoute is accessible by the RD 1006 and also provides you with an information spot made complete with a shop and small snack bar.

Every tuesday and wednesday evening, meeting point at 6pm (from 6 pm to 9.30 pm)at the fort (warmly dressed) for the soldier vigil
A guide welcomes you for a visit to the forts and its underground accompanied by the soldier dinner. 18€ ad / 8.50 € child (7 to 16 years old, free under 7 years old)
from  January to  March
(information at Maison de La Norma)


The art glassmaking of Avrieux:

Come to discover the fascinating know-how of the glass-blower through single, useful and decorative creations. The glass-blower accomodates you every day, except saturdays, from10am to noon and 2:030pm to 7pm in its workshop and its gallery. Late night opening each Thursday.

Tel: 04 79 20 44 49

New Brewery Des sources des Alpes in Le Bourget
Possible visit from 02/07 to 31/08/2013 every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm to 7pm and from 7pm to 8pm. Adults 3€ , free for younger than 18.  2€ with cozy pass.
Organic beer with saffron (white, blonde and amber) made with the water of the source from the Vanoise. (please drink responsibly).

The MuséobarThis museum recalls the life of Modane at the beginning of the 20th century with the mechanical sound of the piano.

Situation: at 5km of La Norma, opposite to the train station
more info on:   Contact:

The Modane underground laboratory

The mystery of the univers. Scientifique exceptionnal site protected from cosmics rays,  where research take place about the neutrino... It is located under 1700 metres of stones, and is accessible along the Fréjus chanel (which goes in Italy).


The aluinum museum
L'épopée des Alpes aluminium!

The whole world aluminim adventure.

Espace Alu - Place de l'Eglise - 73140 SAINT MICHEL DE MAURIENNE - 04 79 56 69 59 –

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Snowshoe outings, sledge dog rides, cultural escapade, leissure in La Norma ski resort, family ski resort French Alps in Maurienne Valley, Alps


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 The mountain winter reveals also other leisure activities, such as large snowshoeing or dog sledding, exhibitions, local gastronomy, the discovery of the natural environment or heritage Savoyard. Thus, a whole mountain of activities offered to you.

Sledge area:

  For large and small enjoy the joys of the mountains in winter, a specially designed area is open and informed them in good reception conditions and safety on the snow front of avenières. Open all day. Free admission.

Snowshoe outings:plan-raqettes1024

 Special markup snowshoes when you walk alone or accompanied.
Ask the card translated into three languages (F, UK, NL) at the Maison de La Norma with animal tracks, trails of art ...
with a guide:
contact the French ski school.

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  AquaZen :

Treat yourself, spoil yourself,
relax, work-out.

Aquazen panders to your every need in their complex of 600m². there are several options available to you: sauna, whirlpool bath, hammam, modelling, body treatments, squash court, fitness area and gym. There is something for everyone. AquaZen is only 5 km away.
Open from Monday to saturday.

1045 route de Bardonèche (direction Tunnel du Fréjus) 73500 Modane
Tel : +33 (0)4 79 20 53 29 / /

Ski Touring, Ice climbing or Via Ferrata with a mountain guide, activities in La Norma, familie ski resort in the French Alps in the Maurienne Valley

Hiking, frozen waterfall climbing, cross-country skiing:

As each winter, Greg, high mountain guide, offers you to come and share his passion by discovering all these activities in a secure environment.

Ski or snowboard escape
off pist of La from the discovery of the La Norma off-pists to large wild raids in the Maurienne valley.
Ski touring:
Climb up summits with skis on feet from the top of the ski lifts for a shorter wy up (initiation), or more traditionally by putting your skis directly form the bottom.
Frozen waterfall climbing:
As initiation for children to adults, near by La Norma village or for warned climbers on frozen waterfalls composed of several lengths.
Via ferrata:
on sunny pathways for everyone.
For groups, activities on request

Grégory COUBAT - Guide de haute montagne
Tél +33 (0)6 31 69 19 44. /