Indoor ice skating, hot air ballooning, paragliding, indoor swimming pool, walks along snow covered mountain trails, curling, snow shoe hikes, the Mont Blanc Tramway.
You could also take a look around one of the local markets, visit the Potterie du Val Montjoie or why not just relax with a health and beauty treatment in the Saint Gervais les Bains spa-thermal baths.
Ice rink in St Gervais
Patinoire de Saint-Gervais
77, impasse de la Cascade - 74170 SAINT-GERVAIS
Tél. +33 (0)4 50 93 50 02
• From 19 December 2010 au 2 January 2011, from 27 February to 13 March and from 23 April to 1er May 2011 : From 10h to 12h*, from 15h to 18h* and from 21h to 23h*.
• From 3 January to 12 February and from 14 March to 9 April 2011 : from 16h to18h* and from 21h to 23h*. Weds and Fris: from 16h to 18h*. Closed Mons and Thurs.
• From 13 to 26 February, from 10 to 22 April 2011 : from 10h to 12h*,
from 15h to 18h* and from 21h to 23h*.
Weds and Fris: from 9h to 11h*, from 15h to18h*and from 21h to 23h*.* Hours may change for special events
COST: From €3.20 for session + €3.20 for skate hire.
Maison de Saint-Gervais
43, rue du Mont-Blanc - 74170 SAINT-GERVAIS
Tél. + 33 (0)4 50 47 76 55 - Fax +33 (0)4 50 47 73 52
Saint-Gervais guides and escorts will help you discover the mountains in winter.
Activities Maison de St Gervais organise
Vallée Blanche descent
- from the Aiguille du Midi (3,842 m - 12,605 feet), the most famous European glacier backcountry downhill: starting at €72.
- beginner to advanced, far from the crowds, starting at €80
- trek across Mont-Joly, Les Grands Montets, Toule Glacier…: starting at €80.
- After a magnificent helicopter flight, escape for a few hours to exceptional sites, rates upon request.
- beginner to advanced: starting at €70.
- full-day starting at €165.
Full-Day Prarion Panoramic Outings. After an enchanting trip in the Mont-Blanc Tram, access a unique belvedere with a 360° view of the horizon.
Snack’Shoe Evenings - outing by the light of headlamps to an Alpine chalet for a characteristic diner.
Rates (adult) include guides, snowshoes and poles rental:
Half-day starting at €22
Full-day starting at €32
Information and registration: St Gervais tourist office
Tél. +33 (0)4 50 47 76 08
Discover a new activity with horses outside the busy slopes. Starting at 6.
1 hour €45.
Hot air ballooning
Alpes Montgolfière - Gérard Issartel
673, route du Val d’Arly - 74120 Praz sur Arly
Tél. +33 (0)4 50 55 50 60
www.alpes-montgolfiere.fr - firstname.lastname@example.org
Open 7 days a week, throughout the year.
Mont-Blanc country discovery flights during all four seasons.
Starting at €240.
Indoor swimming pool
Centre sportif du Parc Thermal
74190 LE FAYET - Tél. +33 (0)4 50 78 06 97
Pool open to the public Monday through Saturday only during zone A school vacation from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Child 5 to 12 - Groups €2
Children under 5 free
Access to the pool is prohibited for children under the age of 6 without an accompanying adult.
Mountain biking on snow
78, impasse de la Bédière - 74170 Saint-Gervais
Tél. + 33 (0) 4 50 47 76 77 - +33 (0)6 08 47 17 34
Open from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. From the age of 10.
“This winter, try mountain biking on the snow” Beginning on December 19th, Bernard Cardoit, state-licensed instructor, provides, as an exclusive in Saint-Gervais, mountain bike down-hill runs on snow from Mont d’Arbois to the village after the lifts close.
Mountain bike down hill runs on snow (exc. Lift ticket) - €49
Mountain bike hire - €23/day
Les Écuries du Mont-Blanc
329, rue du stade - 74190 Le Fayet
Tél. +33 (0)4 50 93 13 10 - +33 (0)6 19 74 27 82
Contact : M. Torneri Jean-Marie
Open from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closed Sunday.
Horse riding lessons, full and half-board for horses, private lessons, group lessons, training courses, galloping, monitoring and competitions. Pony Club from the age of 5 (group lessons) and Baby Pony from the age of 3.
Tél. +33 (0)4 50 93 51 25 ou +33 (0)6 86 26 75 14
Curling initiation / discovery from early September to late April appointment on the Saint-Gervais ice-skating rink curling run. Groups of 6 to 16 people for each 2 hour session, including and match.
Route de l’Artisanat - 74190 Le Fayet (à 2 pas de l’Autoroute Blanche)
Tél. +33 (0)4 50 47 59 88
www.groupetranchant.com - email@example.com
No children under 18. All year long, 7 days-a-week from 11 a.m. to
2 a.m. during the week and until 3 a.m. on Friday, Saturday and the
day before holidays. Game room with Roulette, La Boule, Black Jack,
Stud Poker, as well as 50 slot machines. 2 Texas Hold’em Poker tables
Thursday to Monday. Service until 11 p.m.
Shows and events: Paris reviews, thematic evenings, magic, dances…
Saint Gervais Thermal Spa
Parc Thermal - 355, allée du Dr Lépinay - 74190 LE FAYET
Spa - Bien-être : +33 (0)4 50 47 54 57
Cures Thermales : +33 (0)4 50 47 54 54
A Favored Cure Environment
Saint-Gervais’ thermal waters are rich in mineral salts and trace-elements. The waters are haemostatic, healing, decongestive, hydrating, and calming.
Located at the foot of Mont-Blanc, in a splendid tree-filled park at 600 m (1,970 feet) altitude, Saint-Gervais’ Thermal Baths welcome you in a modern establishment, with the most advanced thermal techniques.
NEW: JANUARY 2011
The spa in Saint-Gervais proposes a new leisure spa concept this coming winter. Indoor and outdoor activities include: steam baths, saunas, bubble beds, hydro massage alcoves, massage jets and outdoor baths. A warm spring water spa complex at the heart of a beautiful park.
All the above information is for information only. For the most up-to-date information please visit the resort tourist office website
Saint Gervais Tourist Office
St Gervais tourist information
Opening time: Monday-Friday: 9.00am-12.30pm and 2.30pm -7.00pm Sunday: 9.00am-12.00pm and 4.00pm-7.00pm.
Tourist Office Tel. 00 33 450 47 76 08, Fax. 00 33 4 50 47 75 69