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 centre including an 18 hole golf course, leisure area with a swimming lake, an adventure park, an extensive lift system to take you without effort to the top of the mountains, ten-pin bowling etc.
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 which is easily accessed by motorway and only 55km from Geneva.
There are over 800km of marked trails and more than 23 lifts open all summer long so the Portes du Soleil area offers a host of fun outdoor activities.
Some recommendations for visits in Les Gets this summer
- Swimming lake - this is Les Gets’ recreational Park. Clear waters reserved for swimming and fishing, water slides. Children's play area, picnic area
- The Perrières cheese dairy - discover traditional cheese making
- Mechanical music museum