Tour Plus invites you to Villars, a ski vacation paradise - suitable for families and all skiing levels.
Tour Plus is proud to present, a very special winter ski getaway, located in the picturesque town of Villars, peaking at 1250m and surrounded by snow capped mountains.
In addition to having a large selection of slopes, the Villars' ski resorts also offers a direct access to the slopes of Les Diablerets, connecting 5 different alpine ski areas into over 100 km of skiing, with 34 trails!
The town of Villars is located at the feet of Glacier 3000, surrounded by the breaktaking view of lake Geneva. The site stands out in its comfort, layback simplicity and the ability for everyone to enjoy ski trails that suit their level, all with a single ski pass!
The 100 km of trails in the Ville Ski resort, offer something for everyone. Beginners will enjoy the variety of blue trails in Villars and Bretayes. Intermediate level skiers will find the red trails above Betrayes and at the edge of Roc d’Oro Gondola just the fun and challenging trails they wished for. Advanced and expert level skiers will find their preference in the glacier of Les Diablerets. The site also boasts 57 km of premium cross country skiing.
About the site’s 110 km of trails:
- 40% blue
- 50% red
- 10% black
- Trails fit for beginner level: 50%
- Trails fit for intermediate level: 42%
- Trails fit for advanced level: 8%
About the ski resort:
- Height: 1300m
- Slope height: 1300m-3000m
- Lifts: 44
- Number of trails: 78
- Length of trails: 120 km
About the ski lifts on site:
- T-bar lifts: 19
- Open seated lifts: 7
- Closed cabin lifts: 4
Snowboarding in Villar:
When we promised something for everyone - that includes snowboards of course! Villar is packed with surprises like black trails with massive cliff jumps, challenging off piste, and the snowboard park located above the Bretaye lift. The surrounding area also has great trails, and you’ll also find snowboard worthy trails above Col de la Croix. On the Les Diablerets glacier there’s a snowboard park with many features such as 3 half pipes, a whole area dedicated to jumping, with ramps, obstacles and special terrains.
If you’re addicted to night skiing, there are a few nights a week where the trails are lit up by torches, so look forward to that! The site also has sled trails that begin after dark, and if you’re really adventurous, why not try the heartracing HeliSki? The price is around 300 Swiss Francs per person, and the excursions number 4 people with a guide.
Over the phone packages are available and include: hotel accomodations, flights and transfers, or your choice of just ordering the hotel etc. Ski pass ticket allows entrance to anywhere in the resort for the entire visit!
About the Hotel:
The Palace Hotel is an elegant and highly pleasant estate, that has kept its original magic and is surrounded by luxury. A short walking distance offers a range of activities for the entire family: an adventurous water park, skiing trails for beginners as well as advanced, summer slides, bikes, scooters, jeeps, buggy cars, and even parachutes, snow excursions and a magical train ride.
The 4 star hotel, is the largest in Villar ever since it was built in 1920, and boasts a rich history that is visible in its majestic design, warm elegant colors and slow paced, relaxing atmosphere.
The hotel offers a number of different rooms for couples, trios and families.
The rooms are comfortable, warm and cozy, and looking out the window at the surrounding views is bound to take your breath away. On the one side you’ll see Villar’s vast green forests and the other side overlooks the Rhone Valley and the Mont Blanc summit in France.
In the hotel you’ll find a synagogue, spacious dining hall with a mountain-view, wide lobby and an impressive porch that overlooks the white mountains and the majestic views of Villar.
You’ll also find the hotel offers a brand new spa, with a heated outdoor pool opposite to the cold snowy mountains, as well as a sauna, turkish hammam, gym and of course, a pampering wellness treatment center.
For families with small kids, as well as teens, there is a kids and youth club with entertaining games and activities.
Hotel services and facilities:
- Wifi internet
- Front desk services
- Cleaning services
- Dining services
- Kids and youth club
- Swimming pools
- Vegetarian dishes
The secret recipe for a great vacation, is that you must indulge yourself in a Culinary Celebration! As every year, Tour Plus offers a dining experience that is plentiful by Israeli standards, and served with a European aroma. This is a true dining celebration, that brings together a team of internationally acclaimed chefs, cooks, and expert confectioners that create a mouthwatering menu, that maintains a high Kosher level, as well as service and quality.
During breakfast hours, from the moment you step out of the elevator, you’ll be engulfed in the aroma of freshly baked bread. We believe a rich and fun breakfast is the best way to start the day! That’s why we make sure everything is at the highest level, such as a variety of vegetables, assortment of cheese and spreads, and diverse salad bar, cereals, hot dishes and more.
The guests are welcome and are urged to prepare sandwiches for the long day ahead.
At dinner time, the Culinary Celebrations escalate with diverse selection of meat dishes, fish dishes, soups and so much more.
After meals or anytime you feel like relaxing and making a cup of coffee or tea, the hotel’s Relax Corner offers just what you need all day long, adding a few perks that you’ll discover when going there.
During the Holy Shabbat, you’ll enjoy the top of the top of our Culinary Celebration. Starting with an impressive Kiddush which has become a long time tradition in Tour Plus vacations, followed by a gourmet Shabbat dinner, aesthetically and tastefully served, featuring the best traditional Jewish cuisine to make everyone feel festive as well as warm and at home.
Kosher Level: Glatt Kosher
Supervision: Rabbi Pinchas Leibush Padwa “Shalita”, Amsterdam