Top 10 activities for good summer holidays in the Portes du Soleil area


In order to make your holidays unique and rich in sensations, we have put together the Top 10 activities not to be missed in the Portes du Soleil this summer!

Paragliding above Morzine

Fly in complete safety with an experienced instructor over Morzine and its surroundings. Going paragliding  is undoubtedly an experience rich in emotions and sensations, to admire the Alpine landscapes from the air. Reach the sky to discover the mountain as you've never seen it before!

Summer sledging for children and parents

A summer must in Morzine is summer sledging! It is indeed the ideal activity to have a good time with the family. Take advantage of taking the chairlift to admire the view over the French Alps and then go on a sledging run with the whole family! Parents and children alike should enjoy this activity! Summer sledging is available for children from 3 years old, accompanied by an adult.

Tree climbing for thrills in complete safety

Have you heard about tree climbing? In recent years, it has become a very popular activity for families. Once harnessed, you go from tree to tree in sensational courses adapted to the level of each person. Everyone in the family should find something in it. There are adventure courses in Morzine with itineraries designed specifically for children, but also for adults, eager for sensations and adrenaline.
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White-water activities along the Dranse river

Between hydro-speed, canyoning or rafting, your heart swings. While spending your holidays in Morzine, you will be able to have a go at any of these white-water activities along the Dranse river. Take advantage of one of these outdoor activities to cool off on sunny days.

The aquatic centre, in the heart of the Parc des Dérêches

What could be better than a moment at the Morzine aquatic centre to relax while having fun? Take advantage of the outdoor pools on sunny days and the indoor pools on rainy days. While the little ones are having fun on the slide, relax in the spa area.
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More than 50 activities included in the MultiPass card

Enjoy a large number of activities, thanks to the MultiPass card for only €2.00 / day per person - if you stay with one of the accommodation providers participating in the operation. You will then have free and unlimited access to more than 50 activities in the 12 Portes du Soleil resorts and will benefit from a minimum of 10% reduction with a large number of other activity providers.

Ride the  legendary climbs of the Tour de France

Go for a bike ride on the winding roads of the French Alps. Between steep climbs and long descents, you will have time to enjoy the beauty of the landscapes. Morzine is a land of road cycling. The mythical Col de Joux Plane must ring a bell with all cyclists and Tour du France fans.
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Discover Trail Running in the Portes du Soleil

Between single tracks, forest tracks, mountain pastures and summits, you won't have time to get bored. Explore the marked trails and routes of the Portes du Soleil area and discover extraordinary landscapes. To facilitate your enjoyment of trail running, don’t hesitate to download the app, "Trail Running Portes du Soleil" to have access to geolocalisation and find out the profile of the routes...

Mountain hiking

Whatever your level, you will find around Morzine more or less gentle, long or difficult trails... In short, a wide variety of hikes. Also take advantage of the MultiPass card to use the chairlifts and gondolas for easy access to the trails and their panoramic views.
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Downhill mountain biking

The Portes du Soleil area is the largest mountain bike park in Europe, which allows mountain biking enthusiasts to live an experience rich in sensations on superb alpine peaks and varied terrain. In the Morzine and Pleney sector, in particular, you will find slopes suitable for all levels, ranging from beginners to experienced.