Summer in the Alps is a spectacular time. Beautiful scenery, sunshine and mountains, making it the perfect destination for a summer holiday. Its location ensures hot sunny weather during the summer months which means you can enjoy plenty of fun outdoor activities. Here is what is so special about a summer holiday in Les Gets.
A Family Summer Holiday
Did you know Les Gets has a family plus status which means this location puts an emphasis on family holidays? The activities here have a child friendly option which makes this a great place to try new things with the kids. There’s a kid’s zone for mountain biking especially for younger riders and family cross country circuits. The adventure park offers rope courses through the forest and a swimming lake for paddling and relaxing. There are plenty of things to do to wear out the kids and make for a memorable holiday in the Alps. Have you added it to your list of top destinations for summer holidays?
Mountain Biking Enthusiasts
Les Gets is known as one of the best mountain biking destinations in the world and biking fans flock from all around to try the exciting trails. At the heart of the Portes du Soleil there are tracks and lifts available all summer long. What great about this resort for bikers is that you can take the lifts directly to the top of the mountain and enjoy your downhill ride without having to climb up the mountain with your bike! You can expect to find downhill runs, cross country trails and special bike parks that are marked and colour coded to show the difficulty.
For A Relaxing Holiday
A stroll around this mountain destination and breathing in the alpine air is an amazing relaxing experience. Using the lifts to bring you to the higher mountain scenery, you can enjoy your stroll along the beautiful without starting with a strenuous hike. Walk all the way down or follow a trail circuit and take the lifts back down. If you like exploring nature, you will love the superb wildlife and natural flowers and plants in this area. You can even take a guided tour to learn more about the animals and plant life here. You can also book a massage or visit the spa to relax those aching muscles after a long day. Just being in this charming town and viewing the perfect scenery should help to clear your mind and relax your weary legs.
A Holiday for Adrenalin Junkies
Les Gets can provide some exhilarating experiences for adrenaline junkies and thrill seekers making it an unforgettable holiday destination. Water sports including white water rafting, canyon exploring and hydro-speeding are all thrilling activities you can enjoy here. Out of the water you can also try Rock climbing, paragliding and other sports which will be sure to quench your thirst for excitement. If you aren’t a seasoned pro, don’t worry even complete beginners can enjoy extreme sports in Les Gets. With experienced guides and experts and specialised equipment whatever your level you will have an unforgettable time.
As well as all this you can try delicious Alpine cuisine at the many restaurants within the resort and experience the local culture at its best. As you can see this is a place to have an all round great holiday for the whole family. However you want to spend your summer holiday you are sure to enjoy your time in Les Gets. Have you been to Les Gets during the summer months? What were your top things to do?