THE ANNECY MOUNTAINS UNVEIL THE REGION'S TREASURES
Some of the downhill ski resorts are already open, and the others will join them on 17 December (snow cover permitting). Whether you choose Le Grand-Bornand, La Clusaz, Manigod, La Sambuy, Le Semnoz, Saint-Jean-de-Sixt or Montmin, each of the Aravis resorts innovates to make your winter sports holiday even more enjoyable, with fun slopes in Manigod or La Clusaz, specific areas set aside for children but also for adults in Le Grand-Bornand. Around Lake Annecy, Le Semnoz, La Sambuy and … » Read More
On the road up to the Col des Aravis and on the ski slopes of La Clusaz in winter, Stephen Requet welcomes you La Ferme, his farm set in incredible surroundings. This authentic mountain chalet with its immense “farmhouse” overlooking the dining area, instantly plunges you into the atmosphere. In the kitchen, this restaurant owner works with raw local ingredients to serve traditional dishes of high quality, but also in the interests of the environment. A great eatery for those who … » Read More
Let the Annecy Mountain guides take you literally off the beaten track for a snowshoe hike through forests and alpine pastures. In the heart of the Bauges or Aravis mountains, on the Glières or Semnoz plateau, follow your awakened senses from one magnificent viewpoint to another. Smell the scent of conifers. Listen to the sound of birds cheeping among the trees and the stream flowing below. Observe the sun’s rays filtering through the branches, and the tracks of the chamois … » Read More
Appreciated for its beautiful landscape, the diversity of outdoor activities available, the must-try local specialities and the region’s cultural life and historical heritage, Lake Annecy and its 34 facets are the promise of unique experiences.
Among the most beautiful villages in the French Alps, Le Grand-Bornand, recently awarded the “Flocon Vert” seal of approval, cultivates the charm of its 200 year-old chalets along with the modernity of a dynamic and coveted event-hosting resort, yet has retained all its authenticity. Visitors and residents are united by the same openness in their lively, happy community life.
Thône Heart of the Valleys is an inevitable base camp from which to explore the region. It attracts visitors all year round, with its 8 typical villages offering a diversity of landscapes and activities to satisfy both children and adults. Take a trip across this unique land which invites you to take the time to enjoy life!
Here, life is sweet and the seasons colourful. At an ideal location just south of Lake Annecy, the destination’s 7 towns and villages promise plenty of paths to explore, craftspeople and farmers to meet, heritage to discover, and a host of activities to enjoy…
Manigod, an authentic village resort with a human feel, is the perfect nature destination for a summer holiday with family or friends.
From the village to the summits, a pure delight for mountain lovers and fans of the great outdoors. In winter, the resort promises winter sports galore, with each to their own pace and preference.
You will appreciate the charm and tranquillity of an authentic mountain village. Saint Jean de Sixt is the ideal natural base camp, located at the gateway to the most beautiful outdoor playgrounds: the Aravis massif and its great ski area.