The Village of Samoens
SamoŽns village resort at an altitude of 720 m in 8 min connected to the ski area at 1600 m The Grand
Massif (720m-2560m) - 260 km of tracks. A beautiful ski area of 5 stations:
SamoŽns - Morillon - Les Carroz - Flaine and Sixt Horseshoe connected by waterfalls unforgettable track
through the reserve are artificially proposed activities At the heart of the Alps and Haute-Savoie,
SamoŽns offers a wide choice of activities whether it be pampered with spa, take a deep breath while
hiking in easy magical landscapes or pass you with the thrill of rafting, mountain climbing, water skiing
... A whole range of possibilities for the whole family, with a reception and special services through
the Famille Plus label.
The Grand Massif ski area
In Winter ... Alpine skiing, freeride, freestyle, speed riding, cross country skiing, Nordic skiing,
ice climbing ... All winter sports are available at the ski resort of SamoŽns, located in the Rhone-Alpes.
With its 265 km of slopes and 5 resorts (Morillon, SamoŽns, Les Carroz, Sixt Fer ŗ Cheval and Flaine),
the Grand Massif ski area is now considered one of the finest ski areas and French. The Grand Massif
has, by its geographical location, abundant snow and a regular throughout the season, and the area is
renowned for the quality of its spring snow. The Grand Massif has long been the training ground of Antoine
Deneriaz, a native of Morillon and Olympic champion in downhill at the Turin Olympics February 12, 2006.
In summer ... the activities are plentiful, and this for the whole family, from beginner to experienced.
Mountain bike (350 km of marked pistes with ski lifts open on the Grand Massif. A local bicycle shed
is made available to the security of your equipment. Departure for the Grand Massif Express 500m ....
But also, Rafting, Canyoning, Paragliding, Hiking, Climbing, Culture, Lazing ....
How to reach us?
By car Join the French highway A40 and take exit 18 direction Taninges, les Gets, Cluses. Then head
for SamoŽns. At the entrance of SamoŽns, take direction "Sixt Fer ŗ Cheval". At the end of SamoŽns,
on a straight line, turn left onto the second indication "valley from above." At the junction turn left,
the chalet is 200 meters on your left.
By train Whatever the station of departure, your destination is Cluses (Haute Savoie). Then, a bus
service or taxi will take you to destination (20 minutes).
By plane Geneva airport in Switzerland is 55 km away. Both say, we are certainly the closest resort
to an international airport. Bus services and taxis will take over for you to reach your destination.
Coords: 46į04'11''N 6į44'50''E
Tourist board SamoŽns
Mountain guides SamoŽns
Ski school SamoŽns
Ski rental SkiLoc Jay Sports
Bus shuttles samoens