A charming and picturesque town in the centre of the Portes du Soleil
Charming and Picturesque
Morzine is a charming and picturesque town in the centre of the Portes du Soleil region of the French Savoie Alps, half way between Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc, on the French-Swiss border. The unspoilt, chalet-style buildings add to the traditional feel and there are a wide variety of restaurants, cafes, bars, shops and nightclubs to cater for all tastes.
Blessed with a natural beauty that is hard to imagine.
Blessed with a natural beauty
The small town of Morzine has been blessed with a natural beauty that is hard to imagine until you arrive. During the winter months, Morzine is covered in a blanket of pristine white snow whilst in the summer months the mountains take on a vivid green hue. The resort of Morzien is the perfect example of a traditonal alpine village having evolved from a village with true working backgrounds and culture as opposed to a purpose built ski resort. The village is made up of beautifully built wooden chalets and historic stone buildings, with the local church and town hall forming a central focal point with the river passing gently through. The village is surrounded by tall snow capped mountains, stunning lake vistas and gorgeous pine forests.
Whether you choose to take a summer or winter holiday in Morzine, you’re sure to spend one the most memorable holidays of your life in a truly stunning alpine village.
Only 1h15m from Geneva
Morzine is located within a short transfer distance from Geneva airport making it a perfect choice for a winter or summer holiday in the French alps. The resorts of Les Gets and Avoriaz are easily reachable and lead to the massive ski area of the Portes du Soleil which can be roughly translated as doorway to sunshine.
An astounding array of sporting and leisure activities
There is an astounding array of sporting and leisure activities available to pass the time in and around Morzine. In the winter months, the main contenders are of course Morzine skiing and snowboarding.
In the summer months, you can choose from a huge array of sports and activities including Morzine mountain biking, hiking and walking in Morzine, Morzine swimming pool and lake swimming in Morzine, canyoning in the river Dranse in Morzine, kayaking, hydrospeeding, Morzine white water rafting and many more.