On the Mountain
Off the Mountain
At just over an hours' drive from Geneva Airport, Les Gets is nestled in the Portes du Soleil, arguably the biggest ski area in the Alps with it's 650km of pistes. Located at 1200m the resort sits on the treeline and is known for being a pretty, picturesque and quaint village, with a fantastic snow record.
An ice rink, endless snowshoeing paths and cross-country skiing tracks can keep non-downhillers more than happy. While other entertainment can be found in the village with an array of bars, restaurants, health and beauty facilities, shops, a cinema and a bowling alley.
Part of the Portes du Soleil which is a ski area that truly offers something for everyone with 330 pistes made up of 37 green runs, 123 blue, 110 red and 30 black there is a great choice and variety for skiers of all levels, including tree-lined runs, easy wide pistes, steep Alpine descents, mogul fields, snowparks and fun areas for children.
The tree-lined runs and bowls of Les Gets are likely to consume a full days during your trip as well as exploring the Nyon area. On the opposite side of the Morzine valley, the Super Morzine lift offers fast access to Avoriaz and the wider Portes du Soleil.
Les Gets is a quieter resort than it's neighbour Morzine and has a warm and friendly atmosphere with plenty of bars, restaurants and other apres ski activities to keep you busy away from the slopes.
With a family-friendly reputation, Les Gets offers activities like bowling or cinema if you want a night out, as well as a weekly entertainments programme.
Approximate journey times:
Geneva Airport - 1 Hour
Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport - 1 Hour and 30 minutes
Grenoble Isere Airport - 2 Hours 10 minutes
Chambery Airport - 1 Hour 30 minutes
Les Cluses train station - 40 minutes