Alpe d'Huez in summer
Looking to rent a chalet in Alpe d'Huez in summer
Alpe d'Huez is a popular tourist destination in summer, with a wide range of outdoor and leisure activities to discover.
The resort is located in the French Alps, in the department of Isère, at an altitude of 1,860 metres, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains.
During the summer, the resort offers hiking and mountain biking opportunities for all levels, with marked routes for beginners and experts alike. Visitors can also enjoy climbing, paragliding, golf, horse riding and fishing in the surrounding mountain lakes.
The region's cultural and historical heritage can also be explored by visiting traditional Alpine villages, churches and local museums. Visitors can also enjoy the local gastronomy and produce, discovering the region's culinary specialities.
Alpe d'Huez also hosts a number of events throughout the summer, including music festivals, sporting events and fireworks displays. Visitors can also enjoy the resort's heated outdoor swimming pool, 9-hole golf course, giant zip line and high adventure course.
What makes Alpe d'Huez an ideal destination for summer holidays is why rent a chalet in Alpe d'Huez in summer is a good idea for have a great summer holiday.
Alpe d'Huez in summer is also about enjoying the countryside
In summer, you can admire the snow-capped peaks of the mountains, but also discover the local flora and fauna. The meadows are full of wild flowers, marmots play in the fields and cows graze peacefully.
Alpe d'Huez is also famous for its famous mountain passes, such as the Col de Sarenne and the Col de la Croix de Fer, which offer spectacular views of the surrounding peaks.
There are plenty of easy-access trails for all the family to enjoy. But if you want to climb higher and do more challenging hikes, you'll also find a choice of hiking trails for all levels.
Rent a chalet in Alpe d'Huez in summer and discover Alpe d'Huez by bike!
The area around Alpe d'Huez has a wealth of exceptional natural sites to discover. Located in the French Alps, in the department of Isère, the region is packed with mountain lakes, lush green valleys and breathtaking Alpine scenery.
If you rent a chalet in Alpe d'Huez in summerJust a few kilometres from Alpe d'Huez, you can discover the Parc National des Écrins, a protected nature reserve covering over 900km² and offering a wide variety of hiking trails for all abilities. The national park is also a great place for outdoor activities such as climbing, mountain biking, paragliding and rafting.
The Romanche gorges are also a spectacular natural site to explore. Visitors can follow the hiking trails and discover the waterfalls and viewpoints overlooking the gorges.
The village of Villard-Reculas, just a few kilometres from Alpe d'Huez, is a traditional Alpine village to visit, with its cobbled streets, wooden chalets and breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains.
The city of Grenoble, about an hour's drive from Alpe d'Huez, is an interesting cultural and historical destination to discover. Visitors can explore the city's historic centre, discover its museums, art galleries and historic monuments, and enjoy its lively gastronomic scene.
Walking, hiking and climbing at Alpe d'Huez in summer
Alpe d'Huez is a popular destination for summer climbing, offering a variety of terrain and levels of difficulty for beginners and advanced climbers alike.
You'll find climbing and rock-climbing spots to suit your level, and you can enjoy these 'extreme' sports with the whole family, with all the safety precautions you need to keep the fun going.
Then, if you're more sporty or adventurous, there's a whole range of disciplines to choose from, including paragliding, via ferrata, canyoning, glacier trekking, rafting, hydrospeed, hot dog, canoeing and paddle boating, so there's something for everyone.
This is your guarantee of enjoy your summer holidays in Alpe d'Huez.