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Explore the breath-taking mountain scenery of the Paradiski ski area in true Alpine style on a dog sledding tour of La Plagne. A superb activity for all ages, dog sledding is an activity that the whole family can enjoy together. Sit back and relax while you are pulled through snowy forests and open fields, or take the reins and control the dogs for yourself.
Alongside your new four-legged friends, dog sledding tours give visitors the opportunity to explore the beautiful mountains from a unique and authentic perspective. For non-skiers or beginner skiers who have not been able to explore the Paradiski ski area, a dog sledding tour is an excellent way to get out of the resort and discover the stunning mountain scenery.
Before embarking on your tour, you have the opportunity to meet the dogs as well as a chance to become familiar with the equipment. Those who wish to drive the sled for themselves will be given an in-depth talk on how to do so as well as a full safety briefing. Driving a sled can be strenuous so keep this in mind when choosing which tour you would like to take.
La Plagne has a number of dog sledding tours operating within the town, some of which will collect you directly from your hotel. One of the most popular activities in La Plagne, be sure to book your tour a few days in advance to guarantee your trip. Dog sledding is a weather-dependent activity so keep this in mind when booking. Reasons for cancellations of tours include lack of snow or too much snow, which will hinder the sleigh. In lower areas of the resort, rain can cause the tracks to become slushy which will also impact the safety of the tour.
La Plagne has established itself as one of the Alps best family ski resorts. As a result, the resort has a number of fun activities and excursions which will keep your whole family entertained. Head down to the resorts leisure centre where you will find an array of things to do. Take some time for yourself and relax at one of the resorts superb spas or if the weather takes a turn for the worse, head to La Plagne’s indoor bowling area or cinema.
Those looking for a taste of adventure have a number of activities which are bound to both excite and thrill at their fingertips. Unique to La Plagne, experience the exhilarating rush of Bobsleighing on La Plagne’s bobsleigh track. Reaching speeds of 100kph and g-forces of up to 3.5G taking on the bobsleigh track is not for the faint-hearted.