Come and try your hand at snowboarding whilst relaxing in your Serre Chevalier self catering Chalets
Serre Chevalier is one of the largest ski resorts in the whole of Europe. Consisting of 13 villages, this resort offers nearly 250 kilometres of pistes located at an elevation of 1,200 to 2,800 metres. Serre Chevalier is located in a valley in the Alps, in the Haute-Alpes department, in southeastern part of France. It is adjacent to the Ecrins National Park and also boasts the country’s largest forest of larch trees.
In fact, the pistes and ski slopes run through the forests, and you may end up admiring the scenic and panoramic view more than the slopes!Serre Chevalier holiday rentals are available throughout the region, and you have the choicest of places to stay in the numerous villages and the town of Briancon. Regardless of where the Serre Chevalier holiday rentals are located, you will never be far from a piste. You can't go wrong with such classic skiing destinations as Styria Cottages, with its peaks and valleys that almost seem as though they were carved out of the landscape especially for skiing..
Serre Chevalier Ski Accommodation - experience a holiday packed full of fun and activities
The area boasts more than 250 kilometres of runs, with something for everyone. Serre Chevalier offers areas for families, terrain parks as well as fun skiing areas. There are a total of 101 slopes of varying skill levels which can be accessed using the 62 ski lifts. People who love cross country skiing, snow shoeing or dog sledging, will be extremely pleased with Serre Chevalier, as the area offers them all. However, Serre Chevalier holiday rentals are also popular in summer, as many activities are available for holidaygoers. Activities such as mountain biking, kayaking, cycling, paragliding, rock climbing and walking are extremely popular in summer. Serre Chevalier chalets also put you in close proximity to the mountain lakes, which are wonderful for fishing. However, fishing in these lakes requires a license. The numerous Serre Chevalier holiday rentals also offer an opportunity to swim even on the coldest day in the heated swimming pools.
Serre Chevalier Apartments - have an exhilarating holiday on skis
Besides the regular winter activities, Serre Chevalier also allows visitors to enjoy a range of other activities, including bowling, hot air balloon rides, horse riding, mini golf, ice skating, tennis and many more. The gambler in you will be thrilled with a visit to the casinos present in several villages. Serre Chevalier holiday rentals also allow you to relax by going to a cinema to watch a movie or take part in a guided tour. There are sufficient shows for children to keep them entertained. If you are in a mood for more after the sun sets, you can go for a torch-lit downhill tour of the slopes. Serre Chevalier is also home to many culinary festivals. The most popular of these festivals is the one that is held every year to make the traditional alpine sausage. Serre Chevalier holiday rentals will allow you to be part of this unique unmissable festival.