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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Bar
“The best choice for local Savoyarde Cuisine - fondue, raclette, cote de boeuf, amazing cafe gourmande. A must visit, book in advance”
  • 12 locals recommend
Pool
“A lovely swimming pool for the family with water slide, a wellness centre and gym too. Swimming is only €5 a day for adults... Save on a weekly pass too!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Establishment
“This is the place to think global, shop local! A place that keeps the locals together and everybody fed! Support Sherpa Lavachet:)”
  • 4 locals recommend
Convention Center
“If you're up for even more activities after skiing the Tignespace has got various courts for squash, football, badminton etc as well as a great climbing wall. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Location de skis et snowboards de qualité au pied des pistes ! Le magasin à l'étage est magnifique !”
  • 2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
“LE BAR OU ALLER! Tout Tignes y est, à l'apéritif, ou après dîner... Champions de ski, anciens champions, et vacanciers, on se mélange dans une super ambiance, accueil chaleureux par Boulélé, Sam et Gaby, dans une atmosphère montagnarde. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
“At -1 level in the building, Croissanterie du Lac is a great bakery to grab fresh pastries for breakfast or sandwhiches etc for lunch. Coffee is great too. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pool
“15 minutes drive to Tignes la Breveiere. Free parking to access one of the worlds largest and most varied ski resorts. Use the rechargeable lift passes in the chalet so you don't have to que at the lift pass office. In the summer Tignes is amazing for families, you can even play golf.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Restaurant and bar with friendly staff and good food. Lots of music sessions during the week for après.”
  • 4 locals recommend
French Restaurant
$$$
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Directly downstairs - good prices, friendly helpful staff. Owners Alex and Will. Opens at 10am for Coffee. Breakfast available from 11am. Live music and Sporting events shown. Happy hour every evening.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Fantastic Italian coffee, great value Italian food to eat in or take away. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“On y mange très bien, on peut même boire un verre en terrasse avec une vue imprenable en terrasse sur le lac.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Le terminal des bus (interne à la station, ou externe en provenance de Bourg Saint Maurice, Val d'Isère...) se trouve devant la Maison de Tignes. Vous trouverez réponse à toutes vos questions dans cette office du tourisme ou hôtesses et hôtes vous attendent. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Restaurant situé au pied de l'immeuble. Tenu par une famille de Tignards depuis des années. Mention spéciale pour la brasérade avec son gratin dauphinois ! Very nice restaurant located in front of the building (opposite side of Sport 2000 shop). Typical savoyard restaurant with a great "braserade" (beef cooked on barbecue) with "gratin dauphinois".”
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Tignes for skiing, the dam, the lake, winter or summer a magnet for outdoor people.”
  • 1 local recommends