Welcome to Abondance a traditional village and ski station at the gateway to the Portes du Soleil, a region linking 12 ski stations on the Franco Swiss border. Enjoy snowsports at the family friendly ski slopes of Essert, or depart from Abondance to discover the 650 km of slopes that are a part of the other ski areas in the Portes du Soleil.
The ski station Essert rises from the edge of the village of Abondance. The gondola takes you to slopes ranging from green to black, providing fun for the whole family in a tranquil environment.
The charming restaurant offers a traditional Savoyard meal, a place to get together during the day, with a sunny terrace to relax in the sun to watch your friends skiing.
THE PORTES DU SOLEIL SKI-SLOPES
The Portes du Soleil offers visitors a unique ski experience that we call "ski safari": just click into your bindings at your chalet and go exploring from resort to resort, valley to valley - and even from country to country...
Starting from Abondance, catch the ColomBus shuttle bus, free with your Portes du Soleil ski-pass, and have a taste of unlimited ski freedom.