11 family-friendly ski resorts easily accessible by rail
8/11 La Plagne, France
One of the most popular resorts with British families, La Plagne is a made up of 11 different villages – with much of the accommodation ski-in/ski-out. The snowsure altitude of the slopes makes it a popular destination for Easter, when the resort puts on a fabulous free festival, Subli’Cimes, across six different mountain summits. You can also try ice-climbing, paragliding and huskysledding through the wooded terrain here.
Example journey: Depart London St Pancras on the 09.45 Eurostar Ski Train, arriving at Aime La Plagne station at 18.30. From there, it’s 20-40 minutes by bus or taxi.