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Contamines Montjoie in the Massif of the Mount-white in Haute Savoie

An ideal destination for a family vacation in the mountains, the village offers an exceptional setting, varied and rich in natural bounty.  Come to Les Contamines-Montjoie to discover local history and the many hidden treasures in the surrounding valleys of Savoie.

Tuesday morning’s open air market offers regional specialties. You will discover and taste local products, honey, wines and cheeses. La rue Notre-Dame de la Gorge is the main shopping street; you’ll find all necessities here, plus many other charming boutiques to help facilitate your stay.  Organized local activities are also offered right here. 

The baroque church, Notre-Dame-de-la-Gorge was completed in 1759, the decorations continued until 1847.  One may find another baroque church at the far end of the valley. 

You’ll enjoy the unique setting of the Wildlife sanctuary, La Réserve Naturelle des Contamines-Montjoie.  To discover the local flora and fauna unique to this region, take a walk on the hiking trails or follow a planned itinerary  to enjoy views of Mont Blanc.

Play outdoor activities in mountain the summer

In the park itself you will find :

-         Swimming with professionally trained life guards and a sunny, carefully tended beach
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         Lake with paddle boats
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         Tennis courts and week-long courses available (Patrick Domingues Club)
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         Mini-golf, trampoline and children’s playground
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         Adventure course through the woods
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         18 hole golf course (12 kms. away)
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         Archery
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         Mountaineering, including cross-country races
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         Hiking
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         Climbing, rock faces and indoor gym
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         Skate board park
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         Mountain biking
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         Donkey rides
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         Paragliding
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         Fishing
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         Rafting
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         Horseback riding
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         Thermal baths (8 kms. away)
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         Public pool (6 kms. away)