1 Skiing and snowboarding
Test your skills from December to April in any number of world-class resorts, like Chamonix, Méribel and Val d’Isère.
2 Parc Naturel Régional du Queyras
Walk or drive through the empty mountain landscapes of the Queyras to St-Véran, one of the highest villages in Europe.
Take a leisurely cruise on Annecy’s beautiful lake and wander through the narrow lanes of its historic Old Town.
4 Aiguille du Midi
Brave one of the world’s highest cable-car ascents for a spectacular view of Mont Blanc, the highest peak in Europe.
5 Lake Geneva
Enjoy the sedate pleasures of Évian and Yvoire on the French side of this huge and scenic lake, or hop on one of the frequent ferries to Switzerland.
Explore the imposing Citadelle, the intriguing museums and the inviting cafés of the capital of Franche-Comté.
7 Jura Mountains
Far less visited than the Alps, this sublimely forested landscape is perfect for an abundance of outdoor pursuits, in particular cross-country skiing, hiking and mountain biking.