Châtel is a great location for either relaxing or being very active indeed!. We are very happy to help to put an itinerary together or just to book the odd daring adventure like via ferrata, white water rafting or zip wires! Just let us know what you would like out of a summer holiday and we will do our best to provide it.
Châtel Summer Holidays include:
* Mountain biking
* Circular walks around Châtel
* Ibex nature reserve
* Pedalos on Lake Vonnes
* Bob sleigh run
Last but not least try the zip wire, Fantasticable! Comfortably positioned in a harness, you fly along at almost 100 km/h (60 mph) at up to 240 m above the hamlet of Plaine-Dranse.
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Walking holidays in Châtel
The Super-Châtel cable car takes you up to 5400 ft, from where numerous tracks leave across the alpine pasture and around the lakes. From there you can also take the Morclan chair-lift to 6460 ft with a panoramic view that will take your breath away. From Pré-la-Joux village, four miles away, the Pierre-Longue chair-lift will take you directly to the summer pasture village of Plaine-Dranse. From there, explore further afield by taking the Rochassons chair-lift … You can even go to Avoriaz by taking two other chairlifts. Another attraction is the ‘goat’ village, a picturesque place with lovely restaurants. The long distance French walking path GR5 also passes nearby..For more information on summer hiking in the Alps click here