Posted on 16 June 2020
An authentic and dynamic destination
Close to the largest natural reserve of the Haute-Savoie region, Samoëns is a call to recharge one's batteries, to escape and to discover new and natural sensations.
Known as a winter destination of choice, at the foot of the Grand Massif ski area with 265 km of ski slopes, Samoëns is also amazing in the summer! From 700 to 2,120 m altitude, this site, classified as a "Historical and art country place", is a cultural, historical and sports discovery area... life-sized!
Country of stonemasons, the picturesque and ancestral village of Samoëns is listed as a historical heritage site. A real open book on Alpine culture and history! At the corner of each streets that criss-cross the town of 2,400 residents, discover sculptures, facades of old and typical houses, ruins of a 13th century castle, a central square dating back from XIV century or emblematic vegetation such as the famous 580 years old Big Linden tree, the botanical garden of La Jaÿsinia or the largest natural reserve in Haute-Savoie, a natural witness to the history of our mountains, only a few steps away...
Samoëns is an opportunity to discover and experience the mountains at every level! Accessible to all, this high altitude green setting is ideal for contemplative strolls to discover the alpine fauna and flora or hiking activities, whether it is :
- in the air by paraglider or helicopter for magnificent panoramas such as the flight over the Criou mount, the valley's emblematic summit.
- on land on horseback, donkey or pony, on foot in yoga hiking mode or Afghan walk at the Joux Plane mountain pass, or on 2 wheels via the many mountain bike trails in the valley and on the Grand Massif ski area.
- on the water in rafting, canoeing, hydrospeed, canyoning, white water swimming to cool off... ;
- or underground thanks to speleology (accessible from 5 years old) for a discovery of the reverse side of the alpine scenery.
From - 1,600 m (including the Jean-Bernard Abyss, one of the deepest in the world) to 2,120 m altitude, with family or friends in a friendly atmosphere, or with athletes for a maximum of adrenaline, in Samoëns there is no lack of discoveries that amaze young and old. Something to really get some fresh air!
In order to allow you to experience the culture and lifestyle in the heart of this historic, emblematic and dynamic village resort, our quality developments and MGM Constructeur's luxury services in Samoëns, are ideally located close to all amenities and activities, while ensuring a privileged setting.
More information about our new developments s in Samoëns here.