Activities Off the Ski Slopes in Tignes

There is more to Tignes than just its ski slopes and high altitude peaks, as impressive as they are. There is a wide range of winter activities within the town that are not related to skiing or snowboarding for visitors to the high altitude resort to experience.

Note: activities available may change at any time and are not guaranteed.

Bun J Ride

Tignes’s latest attraction is not for the faint hearted. Located next to the Merles lift and the Lac blue piste, the bun j ride consists of jumping off the end of a large ski jump attached to bungee cords. Available for anyone over the age of 13.

What makes this like no other bungee experience is that you can ride down the ramp via skis, snowboard, bike, in tandem or on a sledge, whichever you fancy. Combine your favourite winter sports with the thrill of bungee jumping in this unique adrenaline pumping attraction.

Ice Skating

The ice skating rink in Tignes is a naturally occurring rink on a frozen lake. The large rink is open from 4 pm until 8 pm throughout the winter months and it is free to enter. Once a week the ice rink also hosts an ice disco.With free vin chaud and hot chocolate on offer to keep you warm and skates available for hire, you are sure to have the time of your life upon the ice.

Ice Diving

Take an unforgettable journey down into the sub-zero abyss of Lac de Tignes with ice diving during your Tignes holiday. As one of the most popular attractions in Tignes, ice diving is a thrilling and memorable activity that can be enjoyed with family or friends.

Whether you are an experienced diver or you are new to the sport, the knowledgeable instructors guide you through the ice. There is no need to worry about the cold either as you are provided with a dry suit to keep you warm in the sub-zero temperatures.


Glide above the snowy peaks on a microlight flight and experience the breathtaking mountain views of Tignes. The pendular microlight is a two-seat fixed-wing aircraft that stems from hand gliding. Keep in communication with your pilot through your radio and they will guide you through the flight. Enjoy dips, dives and turns above the wintery wonderland that is Tignes as you take part in this unique experience.

Dog Sledding

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.

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