Termignon-la-Vanoise "Chalet les Edelweiss"

At the foot of the ski slopes, the chalet looks out on the shimmering waters of the Arc and the sunny terrace overlooks the mountain.

Accommodation in the heart of the village in two adjacent buildings:
• "Les Edelweiss" with 15 rooms of 2 to 8 beds each.
• "Les Gentianes" with 14 rooms of 2 to 4 beds each.
There are washbasins in every room and bathroom facilities on every floor.

The center has all the necessary approvals to host groups (I.A., J.S. and Safety Committee)

The center provides :

• an attractive dining room with a panoramic view of the Valley of the Arc.
• three activity or classrooms.
• a TV and recreation room.
• a room for dancing or other leisure activities.
• a sunny terrace facing the mountains.
• various equipment: TV, VCR , slide projector, and a range of teaching documents
• ski equipment: skis, boots, sticks, snowshoes and a fitting workshop.

Places of interest :
• mountain hiking, superb panoramas, the flora and fauna of medium mountain ranges (chamois, marmots…),
• local gastronomy and crafts, visit to a goat farm, visit to authentic mountain villages with their history,
• opportunities for meetings and talks with a ranger from the Vanoise National Park, a beekeeper, a High Mountain guide, a farmer or a member of the rescue patrol,
• lakeside activities.

Sightseeing and visits :
• Vanoise National Park, Mont Cenis Pass (2,063 m): gateway to Italy (non accessible in wintertime), lseran pass,
• churches of Avrieux and Bramans (baroque style), chapels,
• Esseillon fort in Avrieux, Ronce and Variselle forts,
• cheese makers (Tomme and Beaufort) in Lanslebourg, local crafts museums,
• visits to the historic village of Bonneval sur Arc, museum in Termignon la Vanoise , Alpetunnel exhibition and vestiges of the first railway tunnel in Modane.

Sports Activities :
Winter
• Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, Ski touring,
• snowshoeing on way-marked trails, winter walks to mountain refuges,
• climbing on ice, ice rink.
Summer
• Climbing, via ferrata,
• paragliding,
• Moutain bike,
• canyoning, swimming,
•horse riding ,
• midrange mountain trips,
• tennis.

Location
• 650 km from Paris
• 130 km from Chambéry
• 17 km from Modane
• 6 km from Val Cenis (ski resort)

Adress
Centre d’accueil UNCMT
"Les Edelweiss"
73500 TERMIGNON LA VANOISE
Tel./Fax: +33 (0) 479 205 047
State Education Accreditation
0 103 08A (I.A. 73)
Jeunesse et Sport Accreditation 073 290 342

For bookings and quotations :

Karine
(in charge of colonies and mini-stays)
02.31.46.80.41
karine@uncmt.fr
Anais
(in charge of high-school, groups and foreign groups)
02.31.46.80.49
anais@uncmt.fr
Eglantine
(in charge of discovery classes)
02.31.46.80.45
classesdecouverte@uncmt.fr