Other Activities

During the Summer months there are many things to do in and around Vaujany. The small ‘petit train’ is free of charge and allows easy access to all the facilities that the resort offers. You will find many activities and facilities to keep all members of your group entertained. Please see below for more detail.

If you just want to soak up the sun and watch the time pass with friends there are some wonderful relaxing bars and restaurants both in the village and on the mountain.

Petit Train

Archery

This activity can be booked through the tourist office and takes place up in La Villette by the tennis courts. An instructor will teach you how to become a modern day Robin Hood!

Tourist Office: 0033 476 80 72 37

Kids Archery

Boules

This is a typical French game in which the objective is to throw or roll heavy balls (called boules) as close as possible to a small target ball. This activity can be found in La Villette at the tennis courts and is free to play. Just ask to borrow the equipment from the bar area.

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Bowling

Vaujany has built a brand new bowling alley which can be found in the indoor ice skating complex at the bottom of the village. There are 4 alleys so make sure you ring up and book in advance! It is a great way to unwind if you still have some energy after a full day of activities.

Opening times:

Wednesday & Sunday 14:00 - 19:00

Friday 18:30 - 00:00

Saturday 17:30 - 23:00

0033 476 11 11 92

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Ice skating

Ice skating has always been a sought after activity in Vaujany. As of last year there is now a fully equipped indoor championship ice skating centre at the bottom of the resort.

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Child (5 to 15 years)

Adult

Entry

4€

5€

Skating rental

2€

2€

10 persons group (with skating rental)

3€

5€

Sharpening

10€

10€

5 entries pass (with skating rental)

20€

25€

Winter season pass

50€

60€

Ice Skating

Opening:

Every day from 14:00 – 19:00 except on Sunday, from 10am to 12am.

Tuesday and Friday evenings from 20.30 to 23:00


Kids Clubs

The childrens clubs in Vaujany are very active with professionally accompanied activities for youngsters. The clubs are open Monday to Friday from 8am to 12pm and from 2pm to 6pm.

Kids Clubs

  • ‘Les Poussins’ for children 6 to 8yrs
  • ‘Les P’tits Durs’ for children 9-12yrs
  • ‘Les Cracks’ for children 13-16 yrs

Activities include:

  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Day outings with picnics
  • Overnight bivouacing for the older children
  • Climbing
  • Archery
  • Visits to the cattle herds with the shepherd.
  • Vaujany holds the ‘Les p’tits Montagnards’ label for its children facilities.
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Day Care Centre

From 6 months to 5 years old

Open everyday from 9am to 6pm.

€21.40 a day (meal included), from 09.30 or €16 for a 1/2 day.

6 days (meals included) €99.10

Tel: +33 476 80 77 53‘


Leisure centre

Take advantage of the view and activities at L'Espace Loisirs (Sports and Leisure Complex). Facilities include - main pool, paddle pool, water slide, sauna, spa, jacuzzi, hammam, gym and health centre. Opposite this complex is the Ice skating rink and bowling area.

More information

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Vaujany Fauna Museum

Tracking stoats, looking out for chamois, the Maison de la faune enables visitors to explore the still untamed lives of Oisans wildlife. In addition, the permanent exhibition “Mountain flowers” gives flower lovers a chance to appreciate the wealth of wild flowers in Oisans. Drawers, trapdoors and screens help visitors to recognize the footprints and sounds made by animals. The exhibition also includes an aerial view of endemic butterflies. Games, touch screens and interactive terminals feature throughout.

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Vaujany Memory Museum

100 years of Vaujany’s history recounted by its inhabitants.The exhibition provides an eye witness account of how Vaujany lived through and adapted to the different episodes of its history : population upheaval, economic reality and alteration of the landscape.

Heritage

Vaujany Hydro-Electric Museum

From history to modern times, see how water has been harnessed as a source of energy. It is the most powerful hydroelectric station in France, the science and technology of which has helped to develop and to contribute to the heritage of the region.

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The Alpine Wildlife and Minerals Museum at Bourg d’Oisans

In an original, distinctive area under the eaves of the St Laurent Church, come and see the largest collection of alpine minerals in France. The highlight is the most beautiful quartz in the world from the famous La Gardette mine, but the museum also houses an exceptional variety of minerals, which are a testimony to the rich mineralogical heritage of Oisans.

A zoological section displays Alpine wildlife, featuring over 140 different species in an amazingly lifelike display in which each animal is depicted in a reconstitution in its natural environment. This exhibition is produced in partnership with the Ecrins National Park.

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Pedaloes

It’s a ten minute drive down to the dam with easy parking, access to a great little waterside eatery and bar and plenty options for a fun few hours. Sit back and enjoy the peacfull scenery surrounding the Lac du Verney whilst giving your legs a work out.

Available from 1 July to the 31 August

Open daily from 11:00 to 19:00

Prices from 6.00€ to 14.00€

Base Nautique

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Tennis

Situated amongst the meadows just above the hamlet of La Villette and surrounded by breathtaking scenery there is a superb tennis club with six hard courts which can be played on free of charge, a playground, restaurant/bar and sun-terrace.

Other activities take place here such as archery, boules, paragliding and a VTT course.

Tennis courts

Crazy Golf

This can be booked through the tourist office and can be found in the garden area below the La Perle de l'Oisans apartments

Tourist Office: 0033 476 80 72 37

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