Water Activities in the French Alps
The Alps are home to some beautiful areas for watersports. Take advantage of the scenic natural lakes, family-friendly swimming spots and manmade watersports areas, and enjoy the mountains from a whole other angle. There's a wide variety of sports on offer, below are some that you'll find during summer...
There are several natural lakes in the Alps that offer sailing for your summer holidays. For example, on Lake Annecy (the purest lake in Europe) there are several sailing clubs offering lessons - or for you can rent a boat with a driver! The Maurienne Valley also has various lakes.
Or head to Lac aux dames in Samoens which form part of the large swimming complex. In the summer they offer various sailing courses.