Norma's musts :
A convivial resort village
La Norma is a resort-village with ski lifts up to 2750 m. giving
1400 m. of vertical drop situated in the Savoie area, in the Maurienne
valley in the Alps center. A pedestrain resort, you can walk
with complete freedom and enjoy the bars, shops and restaurants.
Built almost exclusively in Alpine style with wood clad building
and pitched roofs.
As a child-safe ski in ski out resort, La Norma benefits from the
coveted "Family plus Mountain" label. Expect
individual attention and many and varied activities for children
and adults both summer and winter. There is an excellent children's
ski park where youngsters up to five years old are introduced to
skiing. La Norma also puts on numerous snow shoes, street entertainment,
and torchlight descents.
In winter, snow is guaranteed,
thanks to large installation of artificial snow guns. La Norma has
27 groomed and marked pistes, a snow park and many off pistes areas.
You can take advantage of inter-resort exchanges with Aussois and
Valfréjus which represents 172 km of pists. La Norma is also
20 minutes away from the Orelle gondola giving direct access to
Val-Thorens and the Three Valleys at a discounted price (see
special conditions). snow shoeing excursions and husky sledge rides
are also popular winter activities.
LA NORMA Ski map (fichier
PDF of 475 ko)
In summer , nature and the natural beauty of the area can
be discovered using some of the 2000 km of marked walks, 1300 km
of mountain bike tracks and 8 via ferrata (fixed rock climbing areas)
making fascinating choices of exploration. Coupled with this natural
beauty there are cultural courses, the baroque churches circuit,
the Esseillon Forts and traditional farming and cheese making to
The National Parc of la Vanoise attracts more
than 400 000 visitors each year. Adjoining the Italian Grand Paradiso
Park makes this Europe's largest preserved wild area where you can
see a profusion of both flora and fauna not seen anywhere
else ; golden eagle, lammergeyer vultures, European ibex, the ubiquitas
marmotte, and many more.
2 lakes on La Norma: a water leisure base and
a fishing pond will please you during the beautifull summer days.