The lifts opened at 7.15am on Saturday, June 20,heralding the start of the summer ski season which is staged on 20km of piste on the Grande Motte glacier between 3,000 and 3,500m above sea level.
The ski area will be open for the next 10 weeks through to 30th August from7.15am to 1pm daily.
The Perce-Neige underground funicular lifts skiers to the glacier in only seven minutes where a dozen ski lifts are operational.
A one day ski ticket costs 31 Euros for an adult, 25 Euros for a child.