The best children's activities in the French Alps
In the French Alps, you are guaranteed a fun and active summer holiday for the entire family. There are endless activities for the children to undertake. And as we all know: happy kids mean happy parents! Wondering what there is to do in the French Alps? Below, we list the best summer activities for children.
Activity #1: Rafting
Go rafting and experience a fun-filled and active afternoon with your family on the scenic River la Dranse. Your qualified guide will accompany you as you navigate the rapids and tranquil stretches of the river, equipped with all necessary gear. Embark on this thrilling adventure with your children and immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the surroundings.
Activity #2: Climbing
Take your kids on a thrilling climbing adventure at the Saix de Miolène Cliffs in Abondance. This stunning "Via Ferrata" offers breathtaking views of the surrounding villages and features 3 accessible routes for all skill levels, each equipped with a secure safety rope. Make sure to bring closed shoes, comfortable sportswear, and plenty of water for a safe and enjoyable climb.
Activity #3: Swimming
Beat the summer heat by splashing around in the pool with your family. Let the kids have fun with the fun slides and water play area, while you unwind with a good book. The Châtel swimming pool is a must-visit destination for a day of swimming and relaxation. For more options, visit the outdoor pool in Evian or head to the scenic beaches along Lake Geneva for a day of swimming fun and relaxation.
Activity #4: Ziplines
Soar like a bird over the breathtaking Alps with the Fantasticable in Châtel. Reach dizzying heights of 240 meters and fly at speeds of up to 100 km per hour as you glide over the stunning mountain landscape. Enjoy the experience with a loved one, including your child, with the option of a duo flight. The Pré-la-Joux chairlift in Châtel provides easy access to the zipline. Whether young or old, this fantastic adventure is not to be missed!