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Summer Activities

Summer in the Portes du Soleil is one of the best kept secrets in travel.

Long, sunny days in the mountains are punctuated by the fresh, clean air, vibrant natural surroundings and refreshing lakes. Les Lans is the perfect base from which to explore and plan your adventure.

Here are some of our favourite things to see and do in the Portes du Soleil during the summer months.


With routes and tours to suit all abilities and desires, Les Lans is surrounded by walking and running trails that take you to the heart of Portes du Soleil. Expect to see wildlife, wild mountain flowers and spectacular views in every angle.

Image: Oliver Godbold for Morzine Office de Tourisme


In Morzine you’ll discover a modern indoor and outdoor swimming facility that’s perfect for adults and children alike. Aquariaz in Avoriaz is a fun water park, easily accessible from Les Lans, while wild water swimming is perfect at Lac de Montriond, especially on those warm summer afternoons!

Image: Avoriaz Office de Tourisme


Whether on the roads or the trails of the Portes du Soleil, Les Lans is perfectly positioned for cycling trips, with several famous Cols nearby and World Cup tracks nearby. You’ll find several shops in Morzine and Avoriaz are dedicated to the rental of both road and mountain bikes, providing all the equipment you need.

Image: Josh Nisbett for Morzine Source Magazine


Morzine and Avoriaz are packed with excellent facilities for families with children of all ages. Each summer you’ll discover a packed programme of entertainment and activities to enhance the natural experience of a holiday in the mountains. Head to the websites of the Morzine Office de Tourisme and Avoriaz Office de Tourisme for more details.

Image: Josh Nisbett for Morzine Source Magazine

Lac de Montriond

An idyllic mountain lake with a dedicated swimming pool that’s perfect for children, you’ll also discover a world of water sports including paddle boarding and canoeing on Lac de Montriond. The lake also hosts a spectacular Feux du Lac in early August each year.

Image: Oliver Godbold for Avoriaz Office de Tourisme

Key Events

  • Spartan Race in Morzine
    2nd & 3rd July 2022
  • Le Tour de France in Morzine-Avoriaz
    11th – 12th July 2022
  • Harley Days Festival in Morzin
    14th – 17th July 2022
  • MTB World Championships in Les Gets
    24th – 28th August 2022