Whether you are looking forward to putting your skis or snowboard on for the first time or are a seasoned ski enthusiast with many years of experience, private tuition is by far the most effective way to learn the basics or refine your existing technique.

Flexible & Personalised
Allowing you to progress at your own pace & not feel rushed or pressured
Set your own goals
Pick the area of your skiing or snowboarding that you want to focus on the most with your instructor
ENSA qualified ski & snowboard instructors
All our instructors speak fluent English & French, hold the highest possible recognised qualification in their field & have trained through the prestigious ENSA training scheme

PRIVATE SKI & SNOWBOARD LESSONS

Come and learn how to ski in Chamonix

From 400.00€

Price per instructor per day (8h30 - 16h30) for a group of 1 - 4 + 25€ per additional participant

   

Beginner tech level

 

Minimum age 7 years

 

Dates on demand

 

Available December - April

 

Maximum 6 persons per instructor

 

Fitness level 1

With 5 dedicated beginner ski areas, over 150 km of groomed ski runs and a staggering 15,000 acres of off-piste, there is certainly no shortage of terrain to get your teeth stuck into here in Chamonix.

Your ski or snowboard instructor will carefully tailor each day of private instruction to match your individual ability, rate of progression and personal goals, to help you to get the maximum result from your day(s) together.

Lessons can be booked on a day by day basis or as a consecutive block week reservation according to your requirements.

Please note that for bookings during the peak school holiday periods, we recommend that you contact us a least 2 months in advance of your arrival in Chamonix to ensure availability and avoid disappointment.

Please contact us directly for day trips to other nearby resorts outside of the Chamonix valley (Courmayeur, Evaison Mont Blanc, Verbier)

Additional Services

Airport Transfers

We can help you to organise your transport to/from Chamonix. We work with well established airport transfer companies using new and comfortable vehicles, with the capacity and know-how to handle everything from delayed and cancelled flights, to unexpected traffic jams with professionalism and efficiency.

To book your transfer, we will need the following: 
  • Full name 
  • Mobile phone number 
  • Email address 
  • Your destination address 
  • Flight details (date, time and flight number)
SHARED TRANSFERS: 


This is the most economic and ecologically friendly way of travel. The driver will meet and greet you at the airport, gather you and the rest of the passenger group together and then head off to your chosen destination. The door-to-door service means that you will be dropped off and picked up right at your hotel /chalet / apartment. From 40€ per person for one way and 80€ per person for a return trip.

 

PRIVATE TRANSFERS: 


Private Transfers are the quickest way to get to and from the airport. Your driver will meet and greet you at the airport and guide you to your vehicle. There is no waiting for other passengers. Private transfers are available for one to eight person bookings and travelling together and you are guaranteed sole occupancy of the vehicle for your transfer. And, of course, it's a door to door service, so you won't be lugging any bags very far. 250€ per car for one way and 500€ per car for a return trip.

Accommodation in Chamonix

If you need help to find a place to stay in Chamonix, don't hesitate to let us know! We work with a network of excellent chalets, hotels, gites and B&Bs offering Chamonix accommodation to suit all tastes and all budgets

Lift Passes

CHAMONIX LIFT PASSES - FREE BOOKING & COLLECTION SERVICEYou can easily avoid the morning queue for the lift tickets - order your lift passes with us and then just pick them up the day before! We'll collect your lift passes and have them ready for you, free of charge.

 If you have booked a course or a private trip with us, your guide will bring your lift passes along for you. There are two types of lift passes in Chamonix - Mont Blanc Unlimited and Chamonix Le Pass - please don't hesitate to contact us to find out which lift pass will be the best for you.

 For this course you will need the 5 days Mont Blanc Unlimited lift pass, please contact us for further details.

Equipment rental

We highly recommend that you book any equipment with us at least 2 weeks in advance as the hire shops can have limited availability in the busy season.

You can collect your equipment the evening before the start of the course and return it in the evening at the end of your course. We work with the following Chamonix ski hire and mountain shop:

• Concept Pro Shop which is conveniently located directly next door from our office. Open 7/7 08:00-19:00

Search & Rescue Insurance

We don’t include mountain rescue insurance in any of our courses but we strongly recommend that you have it. Mountain rescue may be very expensive, particularly if helicopters are involved. Check with your travel insurance provider if you are covered for the specific activity you are going to do with us.

However, we can organise the mountain rescue insurance for you. The cost is 8€ per person per day for EU residents and 12€ per person per day for non-EU residents. Details of the insurance cover are different for EU and non-EU residents; please contact us for more information.

Included or not

Included

Full days tuition with a fully qualified ski or snowboard instructor

Local Transport

Local transport provided in accordance with instructor/guide's available car capacity

Not Included

Lift Passes

We will advise you on which lift passes you will need prior to your trip. If lift passes are required we can preorder them for you on request.

Personal Equipment

Please see the "Equipment" tab to find out what you will need. Anything that you do not already have can be rented here in Chamonix, if there is anything you need then please contact us and we will be happy to organise it for you.

For private customised guiding, please contact us directly to confirm your perdoanlised kit list.

Food & Drink

The price does not include lunch or snacks. You can bring your own food and we can stop for a picnic, or there may be the option to buy lunch at a mountain hut. Please make sure that you are carrying sufficient water and snacks as we will be in the mountains for a number of hours.

Equipment

Clothing

Warm hat

Warm hat

Thermal underwear

Thermal underwear

Fleece or woollen layers

Fleece or woollen layers

Light puffer jacket

Light puffer jacket

Windproof and waterproof jacket

Windproof and waterproof jacket

Windproof and waterproof trousers

Windproof and waterproof trousers

Warm gloves

Warm gloves

Technical gear

Snowboard

Snowboard

Snowboard boots

Snowboard boots

Ski goggles

Ski goggles

Ski boots

Ski boots

Ski poles

Ski poles

Ski's

Ski's

Safety Equipment

Ski or snowboard helmet

Ski or snowboard helmet

Extras

Sunglasses

Sunglasses

Water bottle (1 litre minimum)

Water bottle (1 litre minimum)

Sun cream high protection (for lips and face)

Sun cream high protection (for lips and face)