Les Gets: THE MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE
Ski resort located in Haute-Savoie, Les Gets is only 1 hour from Geneva. Dominated by the Mont-Blanc massif, it is an ideal destination for sports, well-being and sunny holidays. A typical Savoyard village with its pretty wooden chalets, Les Gets plunges you into an idyllic setting as soon as you arrive.
Throughout the year, the resort organises and hosts sporting events, and has become a reference in the world of snow sports and mountain biking. Every winter, the resort is a stage of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont-Blanc where all the mushers of the world travel through wide open spaces during a dog sled race. Rock the Pistes is an open-air music festival at the foot of the slopes with concerts in the Franco-Swiss ski area for an extraordinary event. In the summer, Les Gets is transformed into the land of Mountain Bike by hosting a stage of the Crankworx and the Mountain Bike World Cup.
LES GETS: SKIING AT THE GATES OF THE SUN
Linking 8 French ski resorts (Abondance, Avoriaz, Châtel, La Chapelle d'Abondance, Montriond, Morzine, Saint Jean d'Aulps) to 4 Swiss ski resorts, Les Portes du Soleil is a huge playground for all snow sports enthusiasts. Offering 650 kilometres of slopes, it is one of the largest ski areas in the world. During your skiing holiday, you can ski down a wide variety of slopes, mix accents and enjoy a boundless territory. This Franco-Swiss cross-border area plunges you into the heart of a true paradise of skiing. An incredible universe is offered to you with an infinite number of possibilities on groomed slopes and freeride areas.
The ski area of Les Gets guarantees easy and direct access to the slopes. With 120 kilometres of slopes, you can ski down a wide variety of slopes through diverse landscapes. In the Chavannes area, you can share unique moments with your family on the various fun areas: boardercross, parallel slaom, snowpark, purple Milka® piste, laughter guaranteed! At the top of the Mont Chéry sector, committed skiers will be able to venture out on technical slopes while enjoying a 360° panorama of the French and Swiss Alps.
LES GETS: A 100% NATURAL RESORT
For several years now, the resort of Les Gets has decided to turn towards sustainable tourism by putting in place actions in favour of respect for the environment. By promoting its heritage and highlighting its territory, Les Gets supports its eco-tourism positioning by preserving its mountain environment. Wood heating, distribution of pocket ashtrays, electric mountain bikes... All these actions have enabled the resort to receive the Geopark du Chablais UNESCO label to congratulate it on its actions in favour of the ecosystem.
For all ski touring enthusiasts, Les Gets offers a wide variety of fully signposted and secure itineraries to enable you to reach the summits. If you are looking for thrills, cross powder fields and plunge into the heart of wild nature.
SKIING IN THE GETS : THE FUN ZONES
In family, come to discover the village of Indians on the territory of Grand-Cry. In the heart of the forest, children can have fun slaloming between tepees, discover the many activities for a fun and unforgettable run. The Refuge des Trappeurs is a large space designed to plunge into the Amerindian universe. On the Ranfoilly platform, enjoy a magnificent view of the Portes du Soleil, a grandiose panorama of the entire Northern Alps! A photo spot allows you to immortalize this moment with family or friends.
For the more experienced, go to the Chavannes snowpark. A large freestyle area made up of different modules and rails to launch your best tricks and try new tricks! Finally, the purple Milka® slope in partnership with the Swiss brand is a playful scripted slope to discover the fauna and flora.
SKI RENTAL IN AUX GETS WITH SKI REPUBLIC
To hurtle down the ski slopes of this pretty Haute-Savoie resort, rent your ski equipment with Ski Republic. On our website, simply enter your dates of stay, select a shop and then click on one of our ski packs. From the Initiation range to the Performance range through to the Sensation range, each offer includes skis, boots and poles. Offering sensations, pleasure and confidence, our equipment is regularly maintained to ensure a successful skiing holiday. Discover all our offers online to get the best value for money during your holiday. For a family of 4 people, take advantage of an additional 5% discount on your entire order thanks to the 4 Packs offer. From 8 people, the Group offer allows you to benefit from a 10% discount on your online booking. Finally, with the 6 + 1 offer, Ski Republic offers you the 7th day of ski hire! Also discover our Morzine ski hire offers and hurtle down the slopes of the Portes du Soleil!
RENT YOUR SKI EQUIPMENT IN LES GETS
In the resort of Les Gets, you can pick up your ski equipment before booking on our site. Go to one of our Ski Republic rental shops in Les Gets. As soon as you arrive, a dynamic, smiling and professional team will welcome you and advise you on the rental and purchase of ski clothing and accessories. In a warm and friendly shop with a large area dedicated to rentals, you can collect your ski equipment and enjoy the slopes! Our rental shop Les Gets Evasion Sports will be delighted to welcome you in the heart of the resort, near the Mont Chéry gondola lift. Our team of mountain sports enthusiasts is at your disposal during your stay to help you rent your equipment.
HOW TO COME TO LES GETS ?
Situated between Lake Geneva and the Mont-Blanc massif, the resort of Les Gets is 1 hour from Geneva. To get there by car, just take the Autoroute Blanche in the direction of Geneva. Shuttles provide the connection from the railway stations of Cluses, Thonon and Geneva. Finally, buses are available at Geneva airport, 55 km from Les Gets, at Lyon-Saint-Exupéry airport and at Annecy airport for the transfer to the station.