Why not consider taking your summer holiday in the Alps this year! With a fantastic range of beautiful Alpine destinations, great range of activities and affordable accommodation and flights, a trip to the mountains is the perfect way to relax this summer!
The majority of people consider the Alps to only be a winter sport destination for their ski holiday and snowboard holidays. However, one of the best kept secrets is that the Alps come alive again in the summer offering an abundance of great weather, watersports, mountain sports, culinary delights and a great relaxing retreat, all at affordable prices!
The Portes du Soleil is one of the best summer holiday destinations in the Alps consisting of a great range of resorts all with so much to offer during the summer months. The great thing about a holiday in the Portes du Soleil is that the summer multipass allows all visitors to enjoy all of the activities each of its resorts has to offer for only 1 Euro a day! From hiking to watersports, mountain biking to parapenting the region has a whole spectrum of sports and great places to visit to keep all on the holiday entertained. Hiking and walking is a great way to see the region and in the Portes du Soleil could not be any more rewarding or easy to organise. Visitors can enjoy the challenge of doing the tour of the Portes du Soleil right through to relaxing lakeside walks and family expeditions to the summits of local peaks. There are over 800km of signposted paths to adventure along all with the added ease of 24 working lifts to help you along your way.
The beautiful town of Chamonix is another one of the best summer holiday destinations in the Alps. Set against the breathtaking view of Mont Blanc it has something to offer everyone, whether you are a couple looking for a romantic retreat, friends after a fun action packed trip or a family wanting a destination to keep all members entertained, Chamonix has it covered! In Chamonix the world is really your oyster when it comes to choosing an activity as there really is so much to do here! Take a leisurely trip up the Agiu du midi, ice climbing, mountain biking over the many varied trails, hiking the breathtaking mountain routes, a vast array of watersports or even a relaxing stroll around town followed by a glass of fine local wine - you really will be spoilt for choice!
The Alps offer something for everyone when it comes to the summer holiday season. Therefore, why not give the beach a miss this year and instead head to the mountains for a fun packed summer holiday in the Alps!