In winter or in summer, Megève welcomes you to the heart of the Alps
Megève, an extraordinary history and heritage
In winter and in summer, Megève, the Alps’ most authentic mountain village, greets you at the foot of the Mont Blanc’s eternal snow. In the heart of the Rochebrune, Jaillet and Mont d’Arbois massifs, Megève offers a multifaceted territory. At an altitude of more than 1,150m, Megève offers a rich and diverse beautiful landscape, both in winter and in summer, allowing you to make the most of an exceptional domain in the heart of the Alps. An ambassador to local gastronomy reexplored by Michelin-starred chefs, it is a destination with intense activity at every season. Cultural and sporting events punctuate local life, and everyone will experience something in Megève that will leave no one indifferent. As well as outdoor activities, Megève is also synonymous with relaxation and shopping with its casino, spas, swimming pools and ice rinks and finally its more than 200 shops where you can fulfill your desires.
Winter in Megève
445 kms of trails in the heart of a magnificent landscape. A fully fledged ski resort, Megève enables you to enjoy unique snow and scenery. Come and experience skiing in an unparalleled domain that combines slopes, forest, alpine farms and sunny terraces spread out on several massifs. A skiing area suitable for families who, in Megève, will find gentle and securing slopes to have fun with the kids.
Lovers of the great outdoors will enjoy the Cote 2000 massif which benefits from quality snow thanks to its unique exposure. Freestyle enthusiasts are catered for with a dedicated area that allows safe jumps on a giant airbag. Major world events are also held in Megève: the BMW Polo Masters, the Winter Golf Cup or the Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont-Blanc.
Summer in Megève
The village of Megève is set around a sumptuous square, welcoming its travelers with a magnificent surrounding landscape that offers superb views of the Mont Blanc and the Alps. Throughout the summer season, the flowery alpine pastures of Megève invite you to discover the well-kept secrets of this unique environment. Walk along the Calvary nature trail of Megève or discover the Belle au Bois waterfall. And for those who prefer to get up high, fly over the Mont Blanc by helicopter or by plane. Take a hot air balloon ride or paraglide the mountain slopes. Internationally renowned theatre, Mont d’Arbois golf course, Jumping International of Megève supported by Groupe Edmond de Rothschild or the International Jazz Festival… Megève is also a magical and dynamic resort in the summer!
Quality partners selected for tailored services
Since the beginning, Lacroix has been unrivalled as a high-end brand in the winter sports sector. The Lacroix team, which includes engineers, testers, sportsmen and designers, has given skiing a new meaning: more than just a sport, they consider it an art where elegance can only be equalled by performance. Creator of the first compact ski, the brand has been a pioneer from the very beginning. They have only one course of action: high expectation.
Deluxe Transfers ensures your trip gets off to the best possible start by providing luxury transfers and chauffeur services to your chalet. With your family, between friends or just the two of you, Deluxe Transfers is providing a unique and professional service. Offering a wide range of new luxury vehicles from Mercedes, Audi to Volkswagen, Deluxe transfers offers you the highest quality and the quickest way to get to your destination in the Alps.
With your family, between friends or just the two of you, come and experience the pleasure of skiing in Megève With skis or snowboards on your feet and your head in the clouds, you have nothing to worry about but enjoying your lesson in the very capable hands of a fully qualified ski instructor. During summer season, from promenade, via ferrata, canyoning to hiking, your guide will show you our marvellous mountain area in Chamonix, Megève, St Gervais and many more.
Flocons De Sel
Emmanuel Renaut’s culinary style is matched by the setting of his restaurant. Awarded three Michelin stars in 2012, he became also Meilleur Ouvrier de France in 2004. Nestled on a hillside with striking views over the surrounding mountains, woodland and valleys, Le Flocon de Sel offers diners a unique setting for romantic dinners, relaxed lunches among friends or enjoyable family meals. This gastronomic restaurant combines an intimate atmosphere and elegance.
Get ready for an extraordinary trip over the mountains in a hot air balloon. Take a flight whenever you want in any season and you will enjoy ample time at heights of between 1500 and 2500 metres. One hour of purity where you will encounter the highest mountains of the French, Italian and Swiss Alps, as well as the chains of Mont Blanc, Aravis, Beaufortain, Bauges and Fiz. Embark on an unforgettable air travel around the most beautiful natural site of France.
With its stylish décor of white enamel milk churns, exposed zinc pipework, antique tiling and dairy-styled fittings, La Fruitière has it’s own atmosphere. Quality of service and customer satisfaction are the drivers of every working day. Part of La Folie Douce concept, Le Fruitière is a unique experience at the top of Saint-Gervais in Megève. Combining modernity, style and elegance, La Fruitière transforms simple fare into a gourmet experience.
Since 1991, Aéro Affaires has become a major player in business aviation around the world as an air broker specialised in private jet, helicopter, VIP plane, private aircraft and air taxi aircraft. Aero Affaires is providing a unique service around the world: immediate proposals with top of the line private jets, a selection of highly qualified licensed professionals, flexible schedules and additional services such as cars and hotel accommodations. Welcome aboard!
The Hibou Blanc
A must-see in the heart of Megève, Le Hibou Blanc is a cosy, warm and friendly spot. On the ‘cuisine’ front, the food is outstanding with, behind the stoves, Jérémie Lobies.
Great classics: Josper oven baked meats, seafood and Savoyard specialities and our must-have fondue which received the 2018 “Toquicimes” award for best fondue in Megève.
Sun Lobies will delight you with his homemade pastries.
Later in the day, Le Hibou Blanc switches from its daytime version to its night version, a merrier but always relaxed atmosphere around Stéphane Picaut’s cocktails .