Les Gets is a century old farming village, which has evolved into a pretty village whilst keeping its warm and friendly charm.
The resort has always been popular with French families and holds the 'Famille Plus' label for its child friendliness.
The numerous facilities on offer in Les Gets would normally be associated with bigger centres: 18 holes golf course, leisure area with swimming lake, an adventure park, an extensive lift system to take you without effort to the top of the mountains, ten-pin bowling, beauty institute...
As the Mecca for mountain biking, Les Gets regularly holds the discipline's World Cup. Les Gets is rich in trails and downhill courses, which attract riders from all over Europe. Walkers will be rewarded with magnificent views of Mont-Blanc from either side of mountain tops above the village of Les Gets.
The extensive selection of restaurants in Les Gets makes eating out a pleasure while the delicatessen or the local cheese dairy will delight those looking to make their own feasts. Every Thursday in Les Gets the traditional market will bring you mouth-watering local produce.
Half-way between Lake Geneva and Mont-Blanc Les Gets is set in a picturesque Valley, easily accessed by motorway and only 55km from Geneva.
There are 850km of marked trails and more than 22 lifts open all summer long so the Portes du Soleil area offers a host of fun outdoor activities.
Places of interest in Les Gets
· Swimming lake: This is Les Gets’ recreational Park. Clear waters reserved for swimming and fishing, water slides. Children's play area, picnic areas
· The Perrières cheese dairy. Discover traditional cheese making.
· Mechanical music museum.
Below video is a mix of summer and winter in Les Gets