Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, a pearl nestled in the heart of the majestic French Alps, is an ideal destination for travelers in search of well-being, relaxation and rejuvenation. In the midst of this breathtaking alpine landscape lies the Hotel La Féline Blanche, a haven of peace offering an unforgettable stay focused on well-being. Let’s explore the things to do near our for a rejuvenating getaway in the Alps.
A sporting break in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: plenty to do all year round
Downhill skiing and snowboarding
The Evasion Mont-Blanc ski area, accessible from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, offers a variety of slopes for all levels. Thrill-seekers can hurtle down the snow-covered slopes at top speed, while beginners can discover the joys of skiing in safe areas. With its breathtaking views of Mont Blanc, downhill skiing and snowboarding promise moments of fun and adrenalin in the heart of the Alpine peaks.
Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing
For lovers of nature and tranquillity, cross-country ski trails and marked snowshoe paths offer an equally rewarding experience. You can enjoy a more peaceful approach to snow-covered landscapes while working your muscles in a serene atmosphere. These activities also enable you to get up close to local wildlife and explore remote areas accessible only on foot.
Saint-Gervais-les-Bains is an ideal playground for paragliding enthusiasts. Take to the skies above the magnificent Alpine valleys and admire the breathtaking panorama. Local instructors will accompany you on tandem flights, allowing you to discover this unique experience in complete safety, even without prior experience.
Via ferrata and Climbing
For rock climbers, the surrounding rock faces offer an exceptional playground. Thrill-seekers can also embark on a via ferrata adventure, combining climbing and hiking on walls equipped with cables, ladders and footbridges. These activities combine sport, discovery and adrenalin in a splendid natural setting.
Mountain biking and cycling
In summer, the mountain bike trails and winding roads of the Alps offer unique opportunities for cycling enthusiasts. Whether you prefer technical downhill mountain biking or challenging uphill road cycling, you’ll be delighted by the many routes available. Magnificent panoramas and thrilling descents make for an unforgettable cycling experience.
Canyoning and Rafting
For those looking to refresh themselves and immerse themselves in nature in a different way, canyoning and rafting are activities not to be missed. Guided by professionals, you can raft down tumultuous streams or venture into canyons for abseiling, jumping into natural pools and sliding down natural slides.
Paddle and Swim
The lake at Saint-Gervais-les-Bains is ideal for stand-up paddling and swimming in summer. You can explore the shores of the peaceful lake while enjoying breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. Swimming is also a great way to relax and refresh after an active day.
Tennis, Golf and Other Activities
If you prefer more conventional activities, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains also offers tennis and golf facilities. Apart from these activities, you can also enjoy fly-fishing, trail running, caving, mountaineering with a professional guide, or simply enjoy beautiful nature walks to observe the local flora and fauna.