Ski holidays at the gates of the Nordic Plateau, Savoie Grand Revard
The Rowan holiday centre, built on an old farm in the country, has 39 en suite rooms with 2 to 4 beds and the possibility of connecting room. Located in an authentic village of the Regional Park, the centre offers a chalet atmosphere and stunning mountain views.
A Stay in the heart of the Bauges Mountains
What are the Bauges? A low mountain range in Savoie Mont Blanc, surrounded by the major cities of Savoie and Haute-Savoie: Annecy, Albertville, Aix-les-Bains and Chambery, border the Annecy and Bourget Lakes.
The Regional Natural Park of the Bauges was created in 1995. In 2011, the territory has been awarded the "Geopark" label. The nature there is preserved, you can spend your holidays between vast snowy plateaus and forests. The Bourget and Annecy Lakes, at the summit of the Arcalod, peak point of the Bauges at 2,217 m, promise sporty and active holidays in an authentic natural setting.
Aillons-Margériaz 1000 and Aillon-Margériaz 1400
Two ski areas within 20 km of Sorbier:
From 1,000 m to 1,900 m above sea level, the Aillons-Margériaz resort is spread over two mountains: Mount Pelat and Margériaz, through 40 km of alpine ski pistes. It's the resort that's perfect for everyone: small and big, beginners or experts.
Find more info at www.lesaillons.com
La Feclaz/Grand Revard
Largest ski resort available just 10 km from Sorbier:
With 140 km of cross-country pistes and a ski area quality coveted by all, Savoie Grand Revard is France's most visited Nordic site. For alpine skiing, the resort has 50km of skiing or snowboarding pistes in the forest. An ideal area for beginner skiers or snowboarders and a great place for friendly practice.
Find more info at www.savoiegrandrevard.com
Periods and rates:
(Full board per day and per person)
- 3-day/2-night: 118 euros
- 6-day/5-night: 292 euros
- 8-day/7-night: 413 euros
These rates include:
- Accommodation in rooms with 2 to 8 beds
- meals from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last day (picnic lunch option)
- a welcome aperitif and a local meal
- wine with meals and afternoon coffee
- storage for bicycles
- free driver if travelling by bus
- the 31st and 51st guest stay for free
Plan ahead: Membership fees (€60 per group), bath linen, single room surcharge (€15 per night), cancellation insurance (optional: 3.5% of the total trip amount), tourist tax (€0.50/day/adult), day activities, transportation.
Ski package prices & equipment rental: (rates are indicative for 2016):
- Alpine ski passes: €14.60 per day, €74 for 6 days (group rate for minimum 15 people)
- Cross country ski map: €7 per day, €39 for 6 days (group rate for minimum 15 people)
- Ski equipment for adults for 6 days: €91
- Snow equipment for 6 days: €94
For more information, contact:
Christine Poussard christine.poussard[at]ternelia.com
crédits photographie : C.Baudot - OT Aillons-Margériaz