Tignes is the ideal resort for the amateurs of extreme sports. There are those who love to hurtle down the hills, others who prefer to jump making tricks. For all who love to have their feet off the ground, the resort equips itself each year with new facilities to practice freestyle. You can come and work on your tricks on an evolving course, with jumps adapted for all difficulty levels. The beginners can come and try their first jumps on the easy-park, and the more practiced will work on their tricks to make in demonstrations or competitions in the snowpark of halfpipe. Try the extreme courses of boardercross and mesure your skills against the best skiers of the resort. Finally, more for pleasure, try your tricks safely on the airbag.
The skiing area of Tignes welcomes those suffering from physical disability. Tignes is a resort where the handiski has been practiced for a long time. Not only are the accommodations and facilities of the resort adapted for wheelchairs, but the slopes, the material and the specialised instructors offer lessons, activities and descents more or less athletic.
Skiing can wear you down, and you need to relax a bit after the sport. In the Lagon, you will find an aquatic centre with a play area offering a slide with 3 lanes, a waterfall, a pool with a current to swim against, a paddling pool with a mini slide and a 25 metre pool. In the relaxing area, you can lounge in the jacuzzis, the saunas, the hammam and the relaxing showers. The site is also equipped with a fitness and weights room. In Tignes, you will find several other private spas as well as beauty centres to offer you a real moment of pleasure and well-being.
Yes the winter sports resort is well known, the place houses sporting facilities adapted for all seasons. First make the most of the mini football and rugby pitches and the 6 leisure areas where you can practise numerous sports: Tignes les Brévières, Tignes 1800, the area of the Lavachet, the water park, the sports beach at Tignes le Lac and the area of Val Claret. Whatever area you find yourself in, you will have access to one of its facilities where you can play tennis, jump on trampolines, skate, play volleyball, practice archery, kayaking, pedalo, and even paddle boarding. In the winter, you can also access the covered pitches at Tignespace. As well as the numerous shops where you buy or rent your material and ski equipment, you can also do some shopping in the clothes and souvenir boutiques.