Go on an expedition through the snow, cruising at high speeds aboard a sleigh pulled by your favourite furry friends. Dog sledding in Tignes is a great way to spend the day with family and friends that everyone will enjoy. Absorb the magnificent mountainous surroundings as you become one with nature and the open air. Dog sledding comes with the option of being able to steer the huskies yourself or you can sit back and enjoy the ride as your guide leads the way.
A Day out to Remember
A fantastic winter activity, you can choose between full and half day excursions for your dog sledding adventure. For those who are hesitant, don’t worry, the dogs love their job and have just as much fun as you during your journey. At 10 km an hour the dogs can cover an impressive 60 km each day.
Get to know your furry navigators and you will soon learn they each hold their own unique personalities. Hold on tight as they whisk you around the frozen lake and be sure to wrap up warm because it can be a chilly ride. Some excursions offer the opportunity to end your exciting day of dog sledding by including a tasty meal in one of the local restaurants where you can indulge in the French cuisine over a delicious glass of wine. We recommend booking dog sledding a few days in advance on the Tignes information page.
Dog Sledding is Great for Everyone
Spending the day cruising through the snowy forest trails led by lovable huskies is the ultimate activity while visiting Tignes. For families, groups of friends, visitors young and old, this thrilling excursion is a truly remarkable way to spend your time in Tignes. For non-skiers, this is a great alternative to getting amidst the powdery outdoors at high speeds. There are also several other off-slope activities to take part in while in Tignes such as ice diving and the microlight flight experience.
Stay in Excellent Accommodation
During your stay in Tignes you will want to make sure you are conveniently located and all attractions are easily accessible from your accommodation. Luckily, both Mark Warner resorts; Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percée and Chalet Hotel L'Ecrin are perfectly positioned close to the centre of town with the major ski lifts only a 2-minute walk from each hotel. Shopping, dining and a renowned nightlife are also just a short walk from the resorts.
Whatever brings you to Tignes whether it be the terrific skiing and snowboarding, thrilling winter activities or simply just enjoying the magnificent mountainous outdoors, this adored town will win your heart and leave you with wonderful memories.
To find out more about what’s going on around Tignes and the exciting attractions please visit our tourist information page.