A vast Jurassic plateau with gentle landscapes which change with the seasons.
At the foot of the Miage glacier, this high mountain pasture offers 360° panoramic views of the glacier, the Mont Joly, the Platé, the Aravis range and...Read more
A small alpine lake. Admire the glacier, the view of Mont Joly and the village of les Contamines.
The Nature Reserve of Les Contamines-Montjoie covers the left side of the valley when you enter the village. Forests, pastures, torrents, rocks, snow and...Read more
Overlooking the River Ain, Mont Balvay offers an unrestricted view. You'll also discover the ruins of a former fortress at the summit.
La Montagne des Soeurs provides incredible panoramic views of the Vallée d'Abondance landscapes and looks out over Thonon-Les-Bains and Lake Geneva.
Located to the south of the Jura Massif and Bugey’s highest point
(1531 m), it offers over 100 km of marked hiking trails (GR9, LWG,
Rocks left behind the receding glacier that once filled these areas