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Arc 1600

Arc 1600

Maps of the resort: Arc 1600

Arc 1600 : The essence of Les Arcs, a concentrate of emotions !

This is where was born the pioneer and avant-garde spirit of Les Arcs.

Mother of the 3 other sites sharing the same DNA, Arc 1600 is the families’ favourite place. It will only take you 7 minutes via the funicular to get to Arc 1600 from Bourg Saint Maurice whose TGV station links major European capitals like Paris, London, Brussels or Amsterdam.

It has been designated as a 20th century architectural heritage site by the French Ministry of Culture.


• Fantastic snow thanks to its northeast facing aspect
• Spruce forests
• Ski down to typical alpine villages at the bottom of the valley


30 shops and services :
Groceries, hairdresser, ATM, ski school, funicular, daycare center, police, nurse, playground, bookstore, ski rentals, TV rentals, doctor’s office, physical therapists, free shuttles between resorts, tourism office, pharmacy, photo and video, post office, newsstand, seminar room, tobacco shop, clothing stores …

Skier advantages

• Snowpark…
• In the spring, the Water Slide is a must-do at the end of the day
• Ski between the trees of the mystical Malgovert forest

Ski pass sales offices

Place du Soleil is located at the heart the resort.
Bourg Saint Maurice – Funicular station

After ski

Late-night bars, restaurants, specialty shops, gift shops, game room, tea rooms, sauna …

Did you know?

Arc 1600 is just a 7-minute funicular ride from Bourg St Maurice.
New Mont-Blanc chairlift

Additional information