The ski resort of les Diablerets is located at the foot of the mountain massif of the same name, in the heart of the valley of the Ormonts, in the vaud Alps. The undeniable charm of the village, its activities diversified and its animations have made it a place of resort very popular with them. The children do their first slips in the snow and advanced skiers love the vast ski area. To do the full air invigorating and sensations, nothing beats an excursion to the Diablerets!
The ski resort of les Diablerets includes three ski areas : Meilleret, Isenau and Glacier 3000. These three sectors combined provide a total of 125 km of slopes, of which 46% of blue runs, 45% of red runs and 9% of black slopes. Note that the area of Meilleret is connected to Villars-Gryon, with a ski-pass for single. The Swiss school of ski and snowboard les Diablerets offers courses for all levels. Families with children will be delighted to learn that the Diablerets, the days of skiing, the equipment and the accommodation in the parents ' room, are free of charge for children up to 9 years in partner institutions in the operation Free For Kids! Check with the Tourist Office. The cross-country ski trails are also free of charge : 30 km of classic trails and 15 km of tracks for skating await cross-country skiers. For other sensations, you can toboggan down a toboggan run of 7.2 km (560 m elevation). Sessions night are held every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, with fondue dinner, descent and mulled wine at the finish!
For other sensations more “air” and to discover the vaud Alps seen from the sky, why not try a fly with a paraglider? Two schools, fresh Air and Centre ParAdventure, organize the baptisms of the air and prepare to obtain the patent of paragliding.
If you like to walk the trails, snow-capped, the area of the Diablerets will much please you : seven way-marked snowshoeing paths, many routes of hiking or skiing (three levels: easy, medium or expert), the possibilities of walks are accompanied by a mountain guide you will discover and comment on the gorgeous scenery surrounding... Don't forget your binoculars, or your camera to bring back beautiful images that will impress your friends!
Within the resort, the activities are not lacking : an ice-skating rink, a wellness area and massage services, a solarium, bars, a nightclub. Several events are organized every year : the chamber music festival, Music and Snow, from the 1st of January to early march; in February the race nocturnal Diablerets – Isenau, open to all, and the Erika Hess Open, a giant slalom.
The resort also has many restaurants of all kinds, several of which serve regional specialities. The property At Diablevin offers tastings of wines from the region. When the offer of accommodation, it is bloated : hotels, cottages, rental apartments, bed and breakfast, cabins, accommodation, group holiday cottages and cabin altitude... there is something for all tastes, all budgets!