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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.

Hiking

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

Swimming

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

Biking

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

Families

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

Morzine, Avoriaz and Les Gets host a number of high profile mountain bike, road cycling and other sporting events during the summer season, making this a wonderful destination for your holiday.