Welcome to Planards Area

Last Updated: 
Mon, 28 Nov 2022

Planards area in winter : Luge Alpine Coaster , Ski area et SNOOC au Pays du Mont-Blanc !

An area open year round : a ski area in winter, an amusement park in summer, and an Alpine Coaster and restaurant open year long. The place to share good time with friends, family, or in a group.

Children and adults, come and experience the thrill of skiing and snowboarding on the slopes, Alpine Coaster all year round or the SNOOC, this new sliding gear halfway between sledding and skiing.

Easy access, located near the town centre of Chamonix, the Planards Area can be reached by regular Bus lines, a large parking with 200 free space is also available at the foot of the slopes. All facilities available on the area : rental gear at Sport 2000 shop, booking ski or snowboard lessons at the ski school office (ESF) and restaurant for lunch or snacking all day long.

At the end of the season, when winter comes to spring, the first (small) attractions begin to open, A smooth transition to the opening of the amusement park at the beginning of summer,  with slides, trampolines, looping rides, boat splash, giant swing ...

But also games for little children: a carousel, electric motorcycles, mechanical diggers ...

Attractions operate with one or two tokens purchased at the cash desk, independently and under the supervision of parents and park staff.

Even more convenient, you only pay for the attractions you want! 

Opening and Schedule Winter 2022

Luge Alpine Coaster


  • Open from 17 December 2022 to 7 April 2023: Every afternoon from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Warning! The opening of the luge on rails is subject to good weather conditions.

Ski Area

Closed - Opening of the Planards ski area on 17 December 2022

From 17 December 2022 to 3 February 2023: Every day from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

From 4 February to mid-April* 2023: Every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

* Depending on snow conditions


Closed - Opening of the Snooc on 17 December 2022

From 17 December 2022 to 3 February 2023: Every afternoon from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

From 4 February to 31 March 2023: Every afternoon from 1.30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

​Bar / Snack

  • Open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rates 2022 - 2023

Luge ride prices

1 ride = €8.50 | 6 rides = €42.50 | 10 rides = €68.00

  • 1 or 2 persons in the sledge
  • from 3 years old with an adult
  • from 8 years old with her self
  • valid 1 year from the date of purchase

* Alpine Coaster Luge information : The tickets bought online are to be picked up only at the Domaine des Planards' cash desk or at the automatic machine at the start of the luge . We do not sent any tickets by post.
1 ride / 6 rides  / 10 rides : all Alpine Coaster Luge passes purchased online, are valid 1 year from the date of purchase.
There is also possibility to buy 2,3 or 4 luge rides by multiplying the number of single luge rides by the number of rides you desire.

Amusement Park

1 token = €2   2 tokens = €4   8 tokens = €14   18 tokens = €24

Wristband toboggan (daily unlimited access) = €5

Planards Ski Area 2022-2023

 Adults winter

  • 4 Hours Chrono = €26.00
  • 1 Day = €27.50
  • 5 Days = €116.00
  • 6 Days = €126.00

Kids winter

  • 4 Hours Chrono = €24.00
  • 1 Day = €25.50
  • 5 Days = €103.50
  • 6 Days = €113.00

Pack Family

  • 4 Hours Chrono = €83.00
  • 1 Day = €87.00

Snooc 2021-2022

Discover Snooc: 1 Ride: €12.00

  • from 10 years old
  • snooc material included
  • Valid on the day of purchase

2 Hours Snooc: €28.00

  • from 10 years old
  • 2 consecutive hours
  • triggers from the 1st pass in terminal
  • snooc material included
  • valid on the day of purchase

Compulsory health pass from 12 years old

Logo of Les Planards Amusement Park
 Luge Alpine Coaster
Planards Ski area
Planards : The four-seater ski lift
The SNOOC : New activity at Les Planards
Planards -  Restaurant
Planards ski slope map

More informations :

Domaine des Planards: 351, chemin du Pied du Grépon, 74400 Chamonix Mont-Blanc;

Ski Area :

A perfect area for beginners who want to learn the joys of skiing or snowboarding. Two easy ski lifts serve green slopes. Then the four-seater ski lift transports the skiers progressing to 1.249m altitude, starting from a long blue track and a red track.


Activities for the whole family www.planards.fr
5 minutes from Chamonix town centre.

snack bar and restaurant.

4 ski slopes for beginners.

Free parking.

Bus 14 – Le Brévent – Les Planards

For: children, beginners, intermediates.

Email: info@planards.fr

Restaurant, ski school, ski rental shop.

Tel: +33 4 50 53 08 97

Chamonix Luge Alpine Coaster: Summer and Winter

Open daily afternoon during Winter – From 3 years old

A big coaster in the heart of the mountains!

The Chamonix Alpine Coaster Luge opened in 2011 to replace the former summer toboggan, is a fun attraction for the whole family.

A 1.3 km rail track with twists, 540 ° spins, turns and thrills.

Fun & sensations guaranteed!

Located in downtown Chamonix, this unique activity in the region is open year-round! (Annual closing after the All Saints' Day half-term holidays until mid-December).

Advantages of this fun attraction in Chamonix :

  • The ability for two adults or two children to ride in the same luge
  • Accessible for everyone from 3 years old (3 to 7 years olds must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Fully secure luge that can operate in all weather conditions (with seat belts for both passengers)
  • The Alpine Coaster goes around a full circuit: meaning you embark and debark from the bottom of the site, where the activity will be explained to you, from where you are towed up to the top of the downhill track... Let's go!

More information : Alpine Coaster Chamonix

The SNOOC : New activity at Les Planards

Open daily afternoon – From 10 years old

SNOOC was designed to share a good time with friends and family. Everyone benefits from this safe activity that offers exhilarating gliding sensations.

It also allows people who do not ski to fully enjoy their stay by accompanying their skiing friends on the ski area.

Anything to do with SNOOC, go here.