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Aussois Information

 

Weather

The average daily temperature in October is around 10.2°C (about 50°F). Check the current local forecast here.

Currency

The official currency in Aussois is the Euro.  Click here for currency conversion.

Credit cards are widely accepted in Aussois, but they are not accepted everywhere. Carrying some cash is recommended, especially in restaurants and smaller stores.  ATMs are the easiest way to withdraw cash from your home account - ensure you inform your bank before travelling abroad, and be aware that you may be charged for cash withdrawals.  It is advisable to exchange some cash before travelling to Aussois. 

Electricity

The power supply in Aussois is 230 volts at 50 Hertz. Sockets accept two-round-pin style plugs. If you travel with a device that does not accept 230 Volts at 50 Hertz, you will need to bring a voltage converter with you.  You may also need a plug adapter if your appliance's plug has a different shape.

Recreation

Sports:

  • Walking trails, full or half-day visit to the Vanoise park
  • Via ferrata (“iron path,” a protected climbing route in the Alps and other locations), canyoning, an adventure park with zipline, downhill and cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing in the winter.

Discovery:

  • Visits to museums and the Forts of Esseillon
  • Discovery of Baroque history

Wellness:

  • 5 minutes from the vacation village, the institute of beauty and spa “Universe of Relaxation” provides massage, whirlpool, hammam (Turkish bath, steam room), body wraps, etc.

Paul-Langevin Center Gives You Access to:

  • Multisport terrain/field, fitness gym, ping-pong table, library, and TV room

Visit the Tourism Bureau website for more information on travelling to Aussois.