Espace Killy ski area (it covers ski resorts Tignes/Val d'Isère) is located in the Tarentaise (France, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Savoie Mont Blanc, Savoie, Albertville). There are more than 300 km of slopes and ski routes available for skiing and snowboarding. The ski area is situated between the elevations of 1,550 and 3,456 m.
Tignes and Val d'Isère resorts are connected by lifts and slopes to form one of the largest ski areas in France. It is located on the upper end of the Isère Valley. Part of its slopes are located on The Grande Motte Glacier in Tignes, so skiing is available in the summer time as well. The winter sports resort at the foot of the Pointe du Montet (3,428 m) and the Grande Motte (3,656 m) offers slopes of all difficulty levels for skiing and snowboarding. This area is a real paradise for freeriding. Powder is awesome here. In 1992 Albertville Winter Olympics was held in Val d'Isère, the resort also regularly hosts World Cup races.