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Summer Activities: French Alps

All of our holidays come with a selection of free resort activities. You can try additional activities (which cost anything from €3 to €70) and our Active Team will be on hand to help you plan your week, book any extra activities and decide on the best ones to do for your age and ability.

Over 80 Activities To Try

Our holidays come with a selection of free activities for your week (or two) away. If you reckon you can handle even more, then you can book even more activities with our Active Team, once in resort. .

Mountain Biking

The Alps were made for biking and whatever your level or taste - downhill, cross country or family cruising - we’ve got it covered! We offer FREE bike hire, route cards, workshops and even free lift passes in Tignes.

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The Luge

The Luge is lots of fun for all ages! It can be as fast, (or slow), as you dare to go…. Each Luge has a hand brake to control the speed of the car as it rides down a pipe-line track. From €3-4 per go

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Downhill Mountain Biking

If you fancy the pure rush of riding a full suspension bike on REAL mountain terrain, then let us help you get started this summer. Beginner or expert, we'll get your pulse racing with our Pro Mountain bike hire packages.

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White Water Rafting

Whitewater rafting will have you grinning from ear to ear and is a great social that we organise as a group excursion with your fellow chalet or hotel guests

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Guided Walks & Hikes

We offer a free guided walk with our Morzine holidays, run by our own mountain guides. This is a sociable activity that offers the perfect half day walk or hike in the mountains

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Kayaking

There’s no better way to explore a mountain lake! Kayaking is offered in all resorts for free or low cost. Our Active Team will show you how you can try it.

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Stand up Paddle Boarding

Paddle boarding is offered in all of our resorts for free or low cost. Our Active Team will show you how you can try it.

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Nordic Walking

Grab a set of Nordic walking poles from our hotel receptions (free to use) and armed with your (free) lift pass you can explore the many high altitude trails. Walking with poles not only propels you along but offers a core body work-out, working the upper body too..

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Adventure Parks

All our resorts have Adventure Parks. Move between the trees on zip wires, rope bridges, cargo nets and more. Adult and child-level parks available

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Aquatic Centres

Enjoy FREE access on our Multi pass to the outdoor pools and/or leisure centres in all resorts. Expect giant slides, kids games, bouncy castles, and even a beach area for sunbathing!

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Cable Cars and Chair Lifts

In all resorts, we offer a FREE pedestrian Lift pass. Tignes and Val D’ have a free bikers lift pass too!...Use your lift pass to explore miles of mountain terrain, and to reach high vantage points easily. Visit the mountain restaurants, the food and vistas are excellent!

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Lake Activities

All our resorts have FREE access to lakes for wild swimming and kids games with sunbathing beaches and activities, like kayaking, paddleboarding, pedalo and kids games.

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Worlds Longest Zipline

The Fantasticable in Morzine (Les Gets) is the World's longest Zip wire. Fly along in a harness at almost 100 km/h and 240 metres above the valley.

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Climbing

Climbing Walls are FREE to use in all resorts (or very low cost) and a great place to hone your skills in safety with crash mats below. Routes for beginner to expert.

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Golf

Excellent 18 hole and 9 hole courses offer stunning views and great golf.

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Bike Pump Tracks

In all resorts, bike facilities like obstacle courses and pump tracks are FREE to use. Great for families and bikers wanting to practice in a safe environment.

Road Biking

The Alps are famous for their road cycling and have itineraries for all abilities. We offer some free road bikes to use at our hotels

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Giant Waterslide

This fast-paced water slide really scores high on the silliness scale! Hurtle down a steep slide and fly off the lip and into the lake. Free for TIgnes. Low cost for Val d’Isère

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Canyoning

The art of rappelling oneself down a river canyon. Canyoning is seriously addictive! Our Active Team will organise sociable groups you can join with other guests

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Paragliding

One of our most popular ‘add-on activities’ which you can book through our Active Reps. Fly tandem with an instructor, the feeling is sensational!

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Hydro Speeding

An alternative to Whitewater rafting, except ‘riders’ descend the rapids on a beefed up body board, rather like a floating toboggan. Learn to surf the swells, ride the rocks and perform 360 spins.

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Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing in the Alps is a magical experience and everyone loves abseiling! Our Active Team will organise sociable groups you can join with other guests

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Waterski & Wakeboard

Not just skiing and boarding but a fantastic day out on Lake Geneva in a big speed boat! Our Water ski and Wakeboard activity are very popular. Available in Morzine & Les Gets, beginners are welcome. From €50 p/per. Allow half a day +

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Via Ferrata

A popular variation on climbing, Via Ferrata are high mountain routes with fixed climbing aids, led by an instructor. Our Active Team will organise sociable groups you can join with other guests

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Summer Ski & Snowboard

Tignes has Europe's highest and best glacier for skiing and boarding - open from June to mid August. Up to 25 Km of piste and even powder-snow in June! If you need lessons (beginner to expert) or ski / board hire, our Active Reps will help you get organised.

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Horse & Pony Riding

Guided rides, hacks with instruction or pony treks for kids. All our resorts offer equestrian centres for riding which our Active Reps can organise for you on arrival.

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River Duckies

Take to the waters on an inflatable river Ducky! A cross between rafting and kayaking.

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Day Trip: Chamonix

Our popular day trips are organised locally. A trip to Chamonix, Home to Europe's highest mountain (Mont Blanc) and famous mountain town. Try a trip up the Aguile Midi (highest cable car) and the Glacier Train and Ice caves. From Morzine & Les Gets, from €15p/per

Mountain Boarding

Mountain boarding is lots of fun using the lift system to cover miles and get to higher altitude trails. Experts will have tracks, jumps to use and beginners will enjoy the easier courses.

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GPS Treasure Hunting

A new generation of treasure hunt using a GPS. Go in search of hidden treasures on the hiking trails, in caves, on summits, and spot the wildlife. Great social half day activity for all ages!

Pedalo

A pedalo is a relaxing way to view the lake. All of our resorts offer them for free, or very low cost

Crazy Airbag

A FREE activity in Tignes and Val D’Isere. The Crazy Airbag is another off-beat, high octane activity for ages 10+. Jump from high places onto this giant inflatable bag.

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Electric Mountain Biking

E-bikes are available to rent in all resorts and our Active Team will hook you up with one. They enable you to ride up any hill with ease and without a lift pass - to explore hidden terrain.

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Giant Waterslide

This fast-paced water slide really scores high on the silliness scale! Hurtle down a steep slide and fly off the lip and into the lake. Free for TIgnes. Low cost for Val d'Isère

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Quad Biking

Offered from Val d'siere and Tignes and set around a course for juniors and adults.

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Archery

Offered in all resorts for free (or very low cost) our Active Team will be happy to show you how you can try it!

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Waterball/WoW Balls

Walk on water (WoW) balls allow you to do the impossible...walking on water. These giant sized Water balls are akin to Zorbing on the lake…great fun! In Tignes only. From €20 p/per.

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Trampolines

All our resorts have full size tramps' - which are free, or very low cost. It’s a buzz! That sudden moment of weightlessness, performing tricks you never thought possible…

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Soft Play Toys

All resorts have excellent out door soft play areas with lots of wierd and wonderful obstacles such as bouncy castle and an array of inflatables, including a giraffe, panda and ball pool. And all under a beautiful mountain back drop. From €5 for 30 mins

Biker Airbag

Most resorts have a FREE to use bikers airbag, and is great for learning new trick. Now everyone can practice those front flips, spins and rockets with a feeling of...urr... safety!

Paintball

Sociable and great fun! Shoot your friends and your family as you career around an assault course! From €25 p/per

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Skate Parks

Skate parks are open for all ages for bikers, scooters and boards. Quarter pipe, ramps, fun boxes and rails. FREE to use.

Model Racing

Model racing provides a fun and family-friendy activity for all to enjoy! From very low cost, Tigne sonly €5-7 per go

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Catamaran sailing

Hobie cat sailing on Tignes impressive lake is included!

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Optimist sailing

Optimist or dinghy sailing on Tignes lake is included!

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Mountain Biking with a Guide

If you want to see the best mountain terrain with the safety of a guide, our Active Team will organise guiding groups you can join with other guests

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