Discover now our luxury holiday chalet rentals in the Aravis, holiday homes and villas to rent in the countryside. Nestled in the... heart of the Alps, straddling the departments of Haute-Savoie and Savoie, the Aravis massif is a mountain range close to Mont Blanc, which meets all the criteria for a particularly successful mountain holiday for both summer and winter holidays.
In Manigod, La Clusaz, Le Grand Bornand, you can enjoy all the traditional activities of these ski or mountain resorts: winter sports, climbing, hiking, even cycling for the bravest.
There is no shortage of possibilities to satisfy both young and old, in summer and winter, to enjoy a perfect stay in a beautiful residence.
In summer by the pool or in winter by the fire or in the sauna, everything will be perfect for well-being in one of our luxury or prestige holiday rentals in the Aravis.
What to do in the Aravis?
Part of the Savoie-Mont Blanc region, the Aravis Mountains are full of interesting activities thanks to this mountain range straddling the Haute-Savoie and Savoie. Their summit is the Pointe Percée, which rises to an altitude of 2750 meters. During your stay in Savoie, you will have the opportunity to go hiking in the Aravis massif to learn about the pleasures of the high mountains. This is an opportunity to appreciate nature and the Mont Blanc massif. It is also possible to go paragliding on the Col de la Forclaz. In La Clusaz, it is possible to visit the massif by Nordic skiing. Each skier will be able to choose his or her own itinerary according to his or her level and the length of the circuit. Finally, equestrian sports enthusiasts can enjoy visiting the Aravis on horseback in summer.
Where to eat in the Aravis?
During your activities, while passing through the Thônes valleys, you can take the opportunity to go and see the production of farmhouse Reblochon cheese. You will have the opportunity to taste this famous raw milk cheese. Otherwise, in Serraval, go to the Maison de la Pomme et du Biscantin to taste the mountain apple and other related products. A children's animation provides information to the youngest about the cycle of the apple through the seasons.
What to visit in Aravis?
There are many opportunities to visit charming villages and beautiful sites in the Aravis massif. These include the village of La Clusaz and its Confins valley, a visit for a breathtaking view of the Hameau des Alpes and the Col des Aravis. Otherwise, the village of Thônes, which is the capital of the Reblochon cheese, is home to the museum of the Resistance, the museum of the Thônes country, as well as its church and its national necropolis of Glières. In Grand-Bornand, you will discover the Bouchet valley and the old village of Chinaillon, also called the house of heritage.
Where to hike or ride in Aravis?
Cycling on the Grand-Bornand trail is a great way to discover the Aravis massif. Whether solo or with the family, cyclists can use this route to follow in the footsteps of the stars of the Tour de France. In winter, the walk to visit the Aravis massif can be done in a different way, either by sled dog. This is suitable for both children and adults.
This chalet is situated in Manigod, near the ski resort of La Clusaz in the French Alps, beautiful view at the Aravis mountains
Cosy holiday chalet for a romantic stay in a rural setting, between Lake Annecy and the Aravis mountains.