Megève, the birthplace of french skiing.
Located right in the heart of the Mont-Blanc massif, Megève’s skiing area benefits from a quality snow cover and an exceptional setting so that you can fully appreciate the 445 km of the Evasion Mont-Blanc skiing area.
Skiers can take advantage of the different valleys that give the feeling of making a journey into the heart of respected mountains. When skiing in Megève, one contemplates old historical farmhouses dotted along the slopes, one tastes local products in one of the many quality high altitude restaurants, of which only Megève holds the secret, and one appreciates the Mont-Blanc under all its angles through fir tree-covered peaks.
Skiing in Megève is an intimate and unique experience that starts in the heart of our village to culminate on the summits where the glaciers of the Mont-Blanc enlighten our senses. The skiing area is particularly suitable for family skiing, and your children won’t forget to remind you that several snow parks await them where they can do freestyle skiing. And Freeride enthusiasts have not been forgotten, as there are a number of off-piste areas just waiting to be explored. Happy skiing in Megève….
Megève, emotions and rare thrills, great moments in perspective.
Megève is a village that is as authentic as it is sporting and has the gift of bringing together styles and cultures.
The seasons give rhythm to the local life, and life in Megève is like a story punctuated with highlights not to be missed. Between International skiing competitions, snow polo tournaments, International show jumping or mountain biking races, Megève cultivates its taste for shows and entertainment by proposing each season a variety of sports and cultural events that can be discovered on our agenda.
Megève, authentic, unique and timeless.
Developed around a medieval market town dating from the XIVth century, the village of Megève has preserved all its authenticity with the passing years and has forged itself a unique reputation in the French Alps.
The cobblestone pedestrian streets that encircle the church of St John the Baptist and the main square give a unique atmosphere to this mountain village that is quite unlike any other. Heritage, farming and tourism have linked their destinies in Megève so that the village has quite naturally become the ambassador of the art of living in the mountains.
Nature and landscape
Megève, a unique encounter, a moment to savour forever.
DIf the charm of the village has our unanimous support and is to everyone’s appetite, the beauty of the surrounding landscapes can have no equal! Surrounded by three alpine massifs with gentle slopes and green forests, Megève is a land of natural contrasts that is the joy of nature lovers.
It is one of those places where the magic of the landscape touches all generations, as is testified by the spectacular Mont-Blanc range that presents us with its countless different angles and profiles, but always with the foreboding majesty of a white cathedral, like a landmark that we never tire of contemplating. The Cote 2000 circus and the Aiguilles Croches, just above the village give the feeling of discovering a preserved authentic and natural province to this ambiance, to be enjoyed whatever the season.