Les Gets, the beautiful Savoyard village located in the French Alps, makes for a memorable summer holiday – whether you want to relax and unwind or embark on adrenaline-fuelled adventures.
Firmly on the map as one of the very best places for mountain biking worldwide, Les Gets will host the UCI Mountain Bike World Championship from the 24th to the 28th of August 2022. The resort is part of the Portes du Soleil area which is 12 resorts connected with one lift pass. All disciplines of mountain biking are catered for- from extreme to beginners. Les Gets and environs is also well-known for road cycling with the Tour de France coming to the neighbouring village on the 12th of July 2022.
Les Gets also has an 18-hole golf course with exceptional panoramic views. Not to mention the wonderful hiking trails for all levels with breathtaking views over the surrounding mountains, lakes, and Mont Blanc. It’s also a perfect place for trail runners of all abilities.
For those who want to recharge and relax, the lake of Les Gets is perfect for families with its inflatable modules, the Alta Lumina enchanted night walk, the botanical garden, playgrounds and pump tracks. While children are enjoying themselves, parents can have a rest and sunbathe around the lake or on the terrace of the lake restaurant.
This summer there are few new activities such as pilates and outdoor fitness, naturopathy workshops, shiatsu, in addition to the pottery workshops, outdoor yoga courses, spa and so on.
Les Gets and Chalets 1066 are also part of the multi-pass scheme that gives you access to more than 60 activities in the Portes du Soleil Area: lake area, swimming pools in Morzine and Avoriaz, indoor ice skating in Morzine, pedestrian access to the lifts…
With all these activities, the beautiful scenery, the many shops in the heart of the typical Savoyard village and the pleasant temperatures, there is no doubt that Les Gets is an ideal summer destination for families, sports enthusiasts or those who want to take a break and relax!
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Lead photo credit : Chalet Boréal, Les Gets