The view from RoqueAlpes
Snow stays on the peaks, but green dominates the landscape. The
panoramic view embraces the Tarentaise valley and the mountains
that surround it.
The village and entertainment
Family resort, stone and wooden cottages, authenticity, tradition:
these are the strengths of Montchavin - Les Coches.
The village without snow exposes its unique style: the buildings
on a human scale, the stone roofs, noble materials, the forest
everywhere, all is charm and serenity.
There are plenty of activities to entertain all ages: Tennis,
Ice skating, archery, mountain bike descents, Gym,
Ping Pong,, Volleyball, Basketball, Petanque, Badminton, Playground,
Circus school by level (children, teens, adults), Introduction
to Magic, setting off Fireworks, Paintball, Pony rides, Summer
sledging, and more: creative arts, Watercolor
Parents and children will be spoiled by the choice!
Montchavin-Les Coches is located at the edge of the Vanoise
National Park. There are many walks in the park and surroundings.
Somme destinations recommended by previous guests who
have a passion for this region:
- Les Bauches
- La Chapelle des Vernettes
- Le Monal
- Refuge du Prariond
You will find some photos of these sites on this page.
The area is also rich in museums and factories:
the Old Folk Museum of the Côte d'Aime, an Apple Museum
in Hauteville-Gondon, St. Germain Mill, the craft village of Seez
with a spinning mill, Espace Saint Eloi (old forge, museum of
jewellery, Espace Baroque), tannery and Museum of Alpine Fauna:
All information on these sites from the tourist office.
Enjoy exploring with your family: The mountain pasture,
Glacier City: Beaufort cheese-making close to the grazing
herds, an afternoon at the Goat village: the everyday life of
shepherds who produce goat Tome ... or while the children are
being entertained: In the footsteps of Savoy Merchants:
discover the Baroque churches and their treasures.
Sports around Les Coches
You love the thrill? Mountain climbing, via ferrata, canyoning,
rafting on the Isère, quads, paragliding from peaks will
get you "on a high" ...
But you may prefer a horse ride or a family adventure ...
Everything is possible in the village and its surroundings for
a quiet or sporting holiday, but always authentic!