Summer in the Alps

When only the snow-capped peaks remain and the sun shines high in the sky, the Alps are without doubt, one of the most beautiful areas in the world. Summer holidays in the Alps is hot, spectacular, outdoor, and fun. The mountains provide the most remarkable adventure park for adults and kids alike.

Summer holidays in the French Alps

The mountains are a perfect place for a summer alpine holiday, whether you’re looking for total relaxation in the fresh air or a little bit of adventure. A perfect retreat for families, groups or couples looking for a short break or a week away.With prices from just € 74 per room per night we hope there’s something to suit your requirements. Please call us on +33(0)476 79 11 80 or +44 330 010 9006 or send us an email at info@smallwonders.eu for more details.

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OUR RESORTS AND CHALETS

This summer we are opening our chalets la Maitreya and Lingayoni in Alpe d’Huez,  Chalet White Eden in Sainte Foy de Tarentaise. These four resorts offer the perfect location for a summer holiday in the mountains, and the chalets will provide a stunning retreat for families, groups or couples looking for a short break or a week away.

All the chalets are centrally located so you have easy access to everything on offer in the Alps. We can offer self-catered, B&B or half board options so whatever your requirement we’ll hopefully have something to suit. Our chalet staff will be on hand every day to ensure that you get the very most out of your stay. If you have any special requests we will do our best to provide the service you are looking for.

Summer holidays in a hot tub on your terrace

CONSIDERING A SUMMER HOLIDAY IN THE ALPS?

Tignes bustles with excitement, activities and skiing in the summer months, it’s a magnet for touring cyclists, bikers, skiers, walkers, climbers, adrenalin seekers and scenic tourists. It’s such a great place to spend your summer holidays and we’r sure you don’t want to leave.

Alpe d’Huez lives up to its nickname ‘The Island in the Sunshine’ enjoying hot summers and spectacular scenery. Perfect for those just looking to relax or the complete adrenaline junkie! It provides an outstanding playground for adults and kids alike – cycling, walking, climbing, swimming, horse riding and ice skating are just a few of the activities available to keep you occupied in the summer.

During the summer Sainte Foy de Tarentaise abounds with flowers and sunshine and offers a tempting mix of activities. Anyone considering summer holidays in Sainte Foy de Tarentaise will discover a warm welcome and a wonderful village in a stunning location of the French Alps.

Small Wonders parasailing in the Alps

GETTING TO THE ALPS IN THE SUMMER

Most people choose to drive out to the Alps. Alpe d’Huez, Tignes and Sainte Foy de Tarentaise are approximately 570 miles from Calais and all but the last half an hour is on the finest French motorways. It is usually nine hours once you have filled up with petrol and had a few snack stops for the kids. The tolls cost about € 40 each way. A quicker option if you don’t mind the grief of contemporary air travel, would be to fly and hire a car. We can organise car hire for you and provide information on flights.

Approximate drive times from each airport

From Geneva

  • Drive to Alpe d’Huez – 2 hrs 30 mins
  • Drive to Tignes/Sainte Foy de Tarentaise – 2 hrs 30 mins

From Lyon

  • Drive to Alpe d’Huez – 2hrs
  • Drive to Tignes/Sainte Foy de Tarentaise – 2 hrs 30 mins

From Chambery

  • Drive to Alpe d’Huez – 1.5hrs
  • Drive to Tignes/Sainte Foy de Tarentaise – 1 hr 45 mins

From Grenoble

  • Drive to Alpe d’Huez – 1hr
  • Drive to Tignes/Sainte Foy de Tarentaise – 2 hrs 30 mins

For enquiries or any further price information, please call us on 33(0)476 79 11 80 or +44 330 010 9006 or send us an email at info@smallwonders.eu.

 

 

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