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Isola 2000

Isola 2000, a pleasant resort in the Mercantour Massif

4 km from the French-Italian border, Isola 2000 is a resort nestled at the gates of the Mercantour National Park. With less than 600 inhabitants in the year, it is on a human scale and benefits from an incredible location. Located 90 km from Nice, from the Cime de Sistron which is at 2 610 metersIn good weather, it is possible to see the sea.

Isola 2000 was created more than a year ago forty years ago and succeeded in becoming one of the most pleasant French resorts. A notoriety which has spread far beyond the borders thanks to its privileged location. In fact, the places benefit from a magnificent Mediterranean sun, but also a remarkable snow cover.

Sensational slopes and diversified activities

The Isola 2000 resort offers beginners and experienced skiers new glides through its 45 slopes which extend from 1,800 to 2,610 meters in altitude. The skiers can enjoy alpine skiing on the 120 km of slopes including 7 green slopes, 22 blue slopes, 13 red slopes and 3 black slopes. An ideal place to enjoy both the snow and sunshine during a vacation with family or friends.

An ideal destination in winter or summer

If Isola 2000 is a ideal destination in winterIt also opens its doors to summer vacationers from the end of June to the beginning of September. An access allowing all persons with the pass-loisirs card to take advantage of the various activities. Between the tennis court, the mini-golf, the unlimited swimming pool, the gondola ride or the archery, there are for all tastes.

In winter as in summer, Isola 2000 is an exceptional resort to relax in a green setting in the heart of the Mercantour and the Argentera. An opportunity to enjoy the fresh air of the mountains in a space rich in natural and cultural heritage.

The figures of the Isola 2000 ski area

⛷️ Ski resort ⛷️ Isola 2000
Commune Isola
Massif Mercantour Massif
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Mountain Southern Alps
? Ski area ?
Size of the village ski area (in klm): 120
Size of the village ski area with connection(s) (in klm) : 120
Longest downhill ski run (in km) 4
Name of the ski area Isola 2000
Connected station(s) No
❄ Altitude of ski area ❄
Altitude at the bottom of the ski area (in m) 2 000
Altitude at the top of the ski area (in m) 2 610
Average altitude of the ski area (in m) 2 305
Total vertical drop of the domain (in m) 610
Surface area of artificial snow (in ha) 40
? Difficulty of ski trails ?
Number of green runs 7
Number of blue trails 22
Number of red trails 13
Number of black runs 3
Total number of downhill ski runs 44
? Ski lifts ?
Ski lifts 10
Children’s treadmill 0
Fixed grip chairlifts 2
Detachable Chairlifts 5
Funiculars 0
Gondolas 2
Cable cars 0
Total number of lifts 19
? Nordic ski area ?
Number of cross-country ski trails (or Nordic area) 2
Size of the Nordic ski area (in klm): 8
?️ Services in the station ?️
Presence of a snowpark: Yes
Presence of an aquatic complex and spa Yes
Trails accessible on foot from the village : Yes
Number of year-round inhabitants (including low-lying village) 680
Slogan of the station Vacations in the Southern Alps
? Access to the resort ?
Nearest train station: Colomars – La Manda
Shuttle bus to a train station: Yes
Distance from Paris (in kilometers) 929
? Price survey in the station ?
Price of the ski pass (1 day) in high season (access to the entire ski area) 35 €
Price of the week pass (6 days) in high season (access to the whole ski area) 170 €
Ski equipment rental rate per week (adult) 100 €
Ski equipment rental rate per week (child) 50 €
Rental studio 2 persons (school vacations) 550 €
Family apartment rental 4 persons (school vacations) 750 €
Total cost of stay for 2 adults (excluding transportation and food) 1 090 €
Total cost of stay for 2 adults and 2 children (excluding transportation and food) 1 577 €
? Average real estate rate ?
Average price per m2 of an apartment 3 200 €
Average price per m2 of a chalet 3 900 €
Average price of a 60m2 apartment 192 000 €
Average price of a 100m2 chalet 390 000 €
? Station evaluation on 7 criteria ?
Score on the average snowmaking capacity of the massif / 10 9
Note on the ratio between the size of the ski area vs. the price of the stay / 10 9
Evaluation note of the ski area and ski lifts / 10 8
Note on the diversity of activities offered (except skiing) / 10 8
Note on the charm and interest of the Village / 10 7
Note on the average cost of a stay / 10 7
Score on the average evaluation of Internet users /10 8
? Station average via 7 criteria ?
Final average score according to / 10 8,0
? Ranking according to ? 30th position out of 232 stations in France

Isola 2000 in Questions / Answers

  • What are the activities in winter in Isola 2000 ?

The resort of Isola 2000 is very rich in activities, especially in winter it offers activities like :

Dogsledding : This activity will make you spend a privileged moment with these marvelous balls of hair. You will discover in their Compagni all the beauty of the station.

Snowshoe hiking Snowshoeing : this activity will allow you to discover all the beauty of the nature of Isola. You will explore Isola and discover its fauna and flora.

Driving on the Ice This activity will allow you to drive a car or a snowmobile. You will be able to drive and sharpen your driving reflexes at the heart of this activity.

Snowboard Snowboarding : this resort also offers snowboarders a Snow Park. It will allow you to take full advantage of the sensations of sliding and to make the full of strong sensation.

  • What are the activities in summer at Isola 2000 resort?

The resort of Isola 2000 also offers many summer activities such as:

Cycling : whether you are a cyclist or you prefer mountain biking, the resort of Isola has what you need. Indeed it offers cycling tracks and also mountain bike trails for more fun.

Hiking : thanks to this activity, you will discover all the beauty of Isola in summer. You will be able to appreciate its fauna and flora as well as its breathtaking landscapes.

Climbing : accessible to all, this activity will allow you to have a strong sensation and above all you will be able to appreciate a breathtaking view of the resort of Isola 2000.

  • What to visit in Isola 2000 and its surroundings ?

Among these places that you must visit in Isola 2000, we can mention The bell tower Saint Pierre, The church Saint Pierre, The Chapel of Saint Anne of the Confraternity of the White Penitents, The Chapel of Saint Roch.

  • Where to eat in Isola 2000 ?

The resort of Isola 2000 offers more than 25 restaurants among which we can quote: L’Avalanche, The Little Chamois, Chalet Belvedere.

  • Where to sleep in Isola 2000 ?

Isola offers a number of different accommodations such as the Hotel The Lodge Isola 2000, Chalet Marano, Apartments Snow Front Isola 2000.

  • How big is the ski area of Isola 2000 ?

The ski area of the resort of Isola has a size of 120 kilometers, divided into 44 tracks. It also offers 8 kilometers of cross-country ski trails.

  • What is the altitude of Isola 2000?

This area has an altitude between 2000 meters and 2610 meters high.

  • What is the price of the Isola 2000 ski pass?

Their packages start from 35 euros per day, and 170 euros per week.

  • What is the average price of a rental apartment in Isola 2000?

For a furnished studio for 2 people, the average price is 550, and for an apartment for 4 people, the average price per week is 750.

  • Does the resort of Isola 2000 have a bike park ?

Yes, it has a Bike Park with a length of 14 kilometers and 8 trails, the longest of which measures 5 kilometers.

  • How to get to Isola 2000 by train ?

You can easily get there from the Colomars-La Manda train station. Then you can take one of the available shuttles to get to the resort.

  • What is the zip code of Isola 2000 ?

The zip code of Isola 2000 is 06420.

  • In which department is located the resort of Isola 2000 ?

The Isola 2000 resort is located in the Alpes-Maritimes department.

  • Does the resort of Isola 2000 have a tourist office ?

The resort of Isola 2000 is part of the tourist office of Isola 2000. It is located at the Immeuble Le Pélevos 06420 Isola 2000.

  • Are there any webcam on Isola 2000 ?

Yes, there is a webcam, which you can find at this web address

  • Where to find information about the weather in Isola 2000 ?

You can find the latest weather report from the Isola 2000 station at

  • What is the opening date of the ski lifts in Isola 2000 ?

In Isola 2000, the ski lifts usually open the first week of December, until the beginning of April, but it all depends on the snow conditions of the massif.

  • Is there an ESF school in Isola 2000 ?

Yes, it is at the address Résidence Le Tavels, 06420 Isola 2000, France.

What is’s opinion about Isola 2000?

In the end, gives the average rating of 6.5/10 to the resort of Isola 2000, which places it in the 33e French ranks. Its strengths are : the ski area, proposed activities, the charm of the resort.

Map of the ski slopes of Isola 2000

Isola 2000 - Map of the ski slopes
Isola 2000 – Ski slope map


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