• Take your pick in the Portes du Soleil

    Alpine village style in Châtel

  • Activity holidays in the Tarentaise

    Scenic walks the whole family will enjoy

  • Tradition & Heritage in the Beaufortain

    Slow down to a mountain pace of life

  • Explore your limits with two wheels

    Whatever you want to do, make it happen on a bike

  • A taste of the mountains

    Meet the artisan producers

Summer Resorts

Find your perfect summer getaway

If you think all mountain resorts go to sleep when the ski season ends, think again. Places like Tignes, for example, are simply buzzing in summer as families return to enjoy lots of free events and activities, including ski lifts adapted for walkers and mountain-bikers. Walk among natural pastures ablaze with Alpine wildflowers and you may never dream of hot, overcrowded beaches again.

Summer Activities

Walking, mountain-biking and more

Today more people than ever before are heading to the mountain areas of France for summer holidays. At altitude things are cooler, cleaner and more natural – perfect, in fact, for a whole range of activities from walking and mountain-biking to via ferrata and hang-gliding. The recent revolution in on-mountain accommodation means that you can now expect real quality and comfort, too.

Scenic Grand Touring

Classic mountain drives

Classic grand touring is alive and well on routes like the celebrated Route des Grandes Alps. Running from the shores of Lac Léman all the way to the Côte d’Azur, along the way you’ll discover a seemingly-endless succession of spectacular mountain landscapes. Make overnight stops wherever the fancy takes you, and awaken to the wonder of it all.

Mountain Living

Traditions, life & style

Aim high and you’ll find not only a privileged environment, but also considerable comfort, including spa pampering and wellbeing relaxation options. We look at traditional mountain chalet style, visit artisan cheesemakers and offer inspiration to home-makers.

Winter Skiing & much more

Your guide to enjoying
the mountains of France

Go to winter