Alps Holiday Cottages
The French Alps are renowned for the skiing with it’s stunning scenery complete from the mountains to the rolling foothills, and shimmering lakes and rivers. The well known resorts, such as the Chamonix is a world famous destination as it hosted the first Winter Olympics in 1924. Known as it’s capital Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France. If your impressed by stunning views, then this is the place to be you can see the world from a 15,771 foot mountain, it’s Europe’s highest
Chamonix holidays are also famous for its amazing cable car ride to the Aiguille du midi (12,605 ft). It was constructed in 1955 and at that time the highest cable car in the world.
Chamonix self catering holidays are also popular in the summer months which draw in mountain bikers, and mountaineers via the GR5 footpath for more accessible challenges like reaching the summit of Mont Blanc (a number of possible routes) are also popular.
Mont Blanc holds a special allure for mountain climbers, but generally it’s a base for lots of outdoor activities, especially their more extreme such as ice climbing, rock climbing, paragliding, rafting, extreme skiing, and canyoning
Chamonix holidays are made up of several distinct and charming villages including Servoz, Les Houches, Les Bossons, Les Gets, Les Tines, La Chapelle d'Abondance, Saint Gervais. Discover the culture through the land, villages, and rivers that bear the traces of history at the same time simple and colorful, this legendary Chamonix Valley. The culture of the mountain people in Les Houches and Servoz invite you into their everyday lives, through the spaces and buildings they have designed to your attention.
Les Houches is nestled in the heart of the Mont-Blanc, with its string of hamlets, it boasts the traditional image of a mountain holiday with exceptional panoramic views of the Aiguilles de Chamonix. If winter sports are the main activities of the valley, Les Houches & Servoz offer many other entertainment to make your holiday special moments huskies, Comtois horses, Saint Bernards will lead their footsteps to discover a mountain authentic and surprising.
4 Bars-restaurants in the village of Les Houches and 3 others in the mountains the lively town of Chamonix is only 4 kilometres from Les Houches, offering a wide range of bars, restaurants, nightclubs and shops where you can delight in chocolates, cheeses, wines, local liquors, and hazelnut oils at local tasting events, eat the local specialties of the region prepared in the selection of restaurants available.
You can enjoy trips to the Village of Grand Bornand driving into the mountains past the pastures filled with wildflowers and cows wearing bells, where you can experience cheese being made first hand.
Our selection of Self Catering holiday cottages in the Alps offers unique adventures of the French Alps where you can visits historical cities, Medieval castles, wineries, chocolate and cheese tastings events, gorgeous mountain landscapes, Mont Blanc, Roman ruins and outdoor pursuits
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