Skiing in Morillon
The mountains are a fabulous place to practice sports of all kinds, in particular skiing and snowboarding in the winter of course! The mountains are full of natural treasures, open all year for everyone to discover. When winter comes, everything is wrapped in the most beautiful white coat offering sumptuous landscapes to be discovered on skis or snowboard. The Grand Massif ski area is one of the largest ski areas in the French Alps and gives you access to Flaine, Les Carroz, Samoens and Sixt Fer a Cheval. At over 1100 meters of altitude, facing the Mont Blanc, you will be able to benefit from the fresh air and beautiful landscapes carved by the snowy mountain peaks. Stop for lunch and relax on a terrace for a hearty, Savoyard meal or take a break between runs and enjoy a hot chocolate in the sun. Breathe in and enjoy your perfect ski holiday in Morillon.
Leisure and sports activities in Morillon
Set in the Haut Giffre valley in the French Alps, Morillon is a perfect playground (for children and adults) who come to experience the pleasures of skiing, free riding, snowboarding and other outdoor winter sports. Try dog sleigh rides, snowshoeing, ski-joering, horse drawn carriage rides, Nordic skiing, ice climbing or snowmobiling – all of these activities are possible in Morillon. Let yourself be seduced by the charm of the mountains and the call of nature. Take to the air and marvel at the outstanding mountain landscapes from a paraglider or helicopter. There are so many leisure and sports activities to discover in Morillon, you will be kept busy trying to do them all during your ski holiday!
History and Culture in Morillon
The tiny, sixteenth century village of Morillon has retained its traditions and authentic charm and has combined this with the comfort and facilities of a modern ski resorts. Discover the ancient churches and chapels which can be joined by taking the small hiking trails scattered among small hamlets of wooden chalets nestled on the flanks of the mountains. This region is also the birthplace of mountain gastronomy. This is where the most famous cheeses can be enjoyed accompanied by fine wines (in moderation of course) and the friendly welcome of the local people. Book a holiday rental in Morillon and enjoy the mountain at its best.