Les Carroz d'Araches in the Grand Massif is a spacious, sunny family
resort where life still revolves around the village square with its
pavement cafes and interesting little shops. It has the lived in feel of a
real French village which remains open all year round offering fantastic
winter skiing and snowboarding holidays in the Grand Massif and
mountain hiking, cycling, mountain biking, paragliding, archery, horse
treks, tennis, swimming or just gentle strolls, this working traditional
alpine village offers all you need in an alpine activity holiday.
Weekly Farmers' Market . On Tuesdays, you can buy delicous cheeses,
fresh bread, local vegetables and fruit or just hunt for a bargain at the
savoyard market held all year round in Les Carroz.
Don't miss the hot air balloons taking off from the village,
summer and winter. The Les Carroz d'Araches tourist
office in the square is the place to start each holiday, pick
up the entertainment guide and enjoy the free shows,
welcome drinks, children's entertainment, farmers markets
and local festivals. Visit the lakes at Morillon, Samoens,
Annecy, Passy and Geneva. Go for some breathtaking
walks. Telecabine is open (July - August), so walk or
mountain bike downhill. There's also the VTT, mountain
biking, road cycling, paragliding and the Tour de France
which has passed near to Les Carroz several times in the
last few years.
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French Chalet Apartment in the Grand Massif
Les Carroz is only 45 minutes from Geneva with the lovely
villages of Yvoire, Thonon and Evian to name a few and 30
minutes from Chamonix. The beautiful town of Annecy with
its wonderful lake and micro-climate is only 40 minutes
away, which is a great place to visit.