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ISOLA 2000
Ski resort

The Isola 2000 ski resort opens its doors from 2/12/2023 to 14/04/2024.
At an altitude of 2,000 m on the Italian border, Isola 2000 offers you the chance to discover the mountains in both summer and winter.

The Isola 2000 ski resort enjoys an exceptional location in the heart of the Mercantour Park.
A wide range of activities are available all year round. Enjoy the ski area in winter.
Try something new in summer. Unusual experiences include sleigh rides, circuses, snowmobiling and yoga.
Easily accessible by car, Isola is only 1h30 from the coast. A variety of accommodation options are available.

Isola 2000 the "Grand Ski" destination

Thanks to its altitude, Isola 2000 enjoys exceptional snow conditions.
This makes it the "Grand Ski" destination of the Southern Alps.
It hosts a variety of regional, national and international competitions. Snow sports enthusiasts will find a wide range of activities on offer.

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Multi-activities in winter

Isola 2000 has several infrastructures to amuse those who love to slide, such as a snowpark, family park, boardercross, or a mini-boarder.

All the sports of sliding and snow are practised in the domain:

  • ski 
  • snowboard 
  • ski touring and nordic skiing 
  • rackets 
  • sled 
  • freeride
  • snowscoot 
  • freestyle....

The ski area

The ski area of Isola 2000 includes 45 slopes:

  • 7 green
  • 22 blue
  • 13 red
  • 3 black

With a snow front and sledging areas.

All this is divided into 3 sectors to suit everyone's wishes and levels.

  • The Pevelos sector for beginners, competitors or freestylers thanks to the snowpark.  
  • The Saint-Sauveur sector for the more experienced skiers. Lovers of curves or moguls with a ski in the glades will find their happiness. 
  • The Lombarde area on the border with Italy offers pleasant and sunny skiing. You can even admire some military remains.


Tandem ski chairs are available. We advise you to reserve by clicking here.
You have the possibility to be accompanied by a specialized instructor by booking with the ESF or ESI (International Ski School) of Isola 2000.

The French Ski School (ESF) and the Piou-Piou Club

The ESF is present in the area to begin and deepen the learning of your sport. It welcomes your children from 4 years old. Book here. A Piou-Piou club is present for children from 4 to 6 years old.

Childcare in the area 

A crèche Les Pitchouns receives children from 3 months to 6 years old. A team of professionals will take care of your children for half or full day.
For older children, a day care center takes care of children from 6 to 11 years old. It has only 16 places. Open weekends and vacations from December to April. Reservations are required by email alsh.isola2000@gmail.com or by phone 06 59 97 65 56.

Unusual activities in winter

Sleigh ride

Looking for a unique experience? Take a sleigh ride in the domain to discover the landscape and live a unique experience. Before getting on the musher's sled (the driver), a presentation will be made of the Nordic dog breeds. You will have the opportunity to discover the pack through a visit of the kennel. You will discover the functioning and the role of each dog. This visit offers you a real moment of relaxation and cuddles. Click here to book To reserve.

Driving a car on ice

Drive a car on snow with AT 2000 Glace.
Their various formulas will enable you to improve and perfect your driving on snow.
Your driving will always be a pleasure with them. Click here to to make a reservation.  

Driving on snow Isola 2000

Driving on snow Isola 2000

Snowmobile ride

Depart from Chalet Belvédère, alone or in pairs, follow your guide on a snowmobile tour.
Discover the resort with your hair blowing in the wind, like a feeling of freedom.
Contact AT 2000 Moto Neige to book.

did you know that

Isola 2000 has the particularity of having a heated covered gallery with several shops. You can go and get your bread in the morning without putting on your ski suit

Summer activities for all tastes


Village Isola 2000 ©OTC NICE MEDIAS

In summer, Isola 2000 offers a variety of activities to enjoy the sun and the mountains.
Activities for everyone, including horse riding, mini-golf, tennis, table tennis, archery, climbing, trampolining, swimming...
But also the must-sees:

  • Cycling

Isola 2000 was the venue for the 2008 Tour de France and a training ground for professional cyclists. You can follow in the footsteps of Patrick Leluault on a 79 km track.

  • ATV

Go mountain biking and ride down the slopes of the Isola 2000 domain. There are 15.5km of downhill trails along the Chastillon and Guerche rivers.

  • Hiking

When you think of mountains, you think of hiking. Isola 2000 is full of magnificent landscapes to observe while hiking. Don't hesitate to ask for a mountain guide. We advise you, these 3 hikes:

      • Tête Mercière hike
      • Red Earth Lakes
      • Chemin des Crêtes

The tourist office is there to help you and advise you on your route.

  • Accrobranche

A great time to spend with family or friends on the different courses of the site.

Unusual activities in summer 

At the arts cottage, try out activities that you've never had the chance to try before.


Practice yoga with Laurie. A discipline that is gaining in popularity. An opportunity to discover hatha yoga, vinyasa yoga and restorative yoga. Classes are held indoors or outdoors depending on the weather.


On weekends or during the school year, discover circus arts such as juggling, acrobatics, hand to hand, balance....

Therapeutic massage

Laurie also offers therapeutic massages from 1h to 1h30. She uses different techniques such as tuina, cupping, Gua sha... A real moment of relaxation to be enjoyed.

To try the experience click here.


Isola 2000, offers different types of accommodation adapted to the desires and budgets of everyone. You can stay in hotels, tourist residences, furnished accommodation, gîtes...

Don't forget to book some time in advance for your stay in the mountains, especially during the school year.

Practical information


Isola 2000 is easily accessible by car, just 1h30 from Nice.

You can also get there by bus on the 100% neige 92 line of the Ligne d'Azur.
Departure is from Nice Grand Aréna.
Allow just over 2 hours to reach the resort.
The service runs from December to April.

Good plan

A leisure pass has been introduced by the tourist office.
This pass is valid for 5 days and is available in 2 formulas:

  • Discovery package from 40 € :

1 entry to swimming pool, 1 h of tennis,
2 sessions of archery,
3 rounds of mini-golf,
loan of equipment (balls, table tennis rackets) and trail equipment.

  • Evolution formula from 60€:

Advantages of the discovery package
+ climbing session with guide and equipment,
2 mountain bike sessions with instructors.

The card also gives you discounts and advantages with our partners.
Further information is available from the tourist office.