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Crest-Voland

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie

Crest-Voland - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie
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Ideally situated on a sunny balcony in the heart of the two Savoie and two steps away from Megève, the village resort of Crest-Voland Cohennoz (1230-2069 m) seduce you by the charm of its two mountain villages and its preserved natural setting. In this little corner of paradise, let yourself be guided by your emotions... and fill up with energy and excitement!

Geographical information

MunicipalityCrest-Voland
Postcode73590
Tourism labels
Latitude45.7951070 (N 45° 47’ 42”)
Longitude6.5053610 (E 6° 30’ 19”)
AltitudeFrom 680m to 1691m
Surface area9.96 km²
Population411 inhabitants
Density41 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChambéry (77 km, 1h03)
Insee code73094
IntercommunalityCC du Val d'Arly - Com'arly
DepartmentSavoie
RegionAlps

Nearest cities & towns

Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe3.4 km (6 min)
Cohennoz6.3 km (10 min)
Flumet6.5 km (11 min)
Saint-Nicolas-la-Chapelle8.4 km (14 min)
Les Saisies8.7 km (15 min)
Praz-sur-Arly9.6 km (14 min)
La Giettaz12.9 km (20 min)
Megève14.2 km (20 min)
Hauteluce15.7 km (25 min)
Ugine15.9 km (20 min)
Demi-Quartier16.9 km (26 min)
Combloux19.3 km (28 min)
Queige19.5 km (31 min)
Marthod21 km (27 min)

Things to see and do

A Crest-Voland Cohennoz, there are many activities! In winter as summer entertainment for children and adults are offered by the Tourist Office.

In winter, the ski course, but also snowshoeing, véloski, paret, paragliding, visit the Snow Factory, laser game, adventure, orienteering course... Other activities available nearby in other villages of the Val d'Arly, fat bike, snow scooter, dog sledding...

In summer, hiking, paragliding, exploring the natural reserves of the bog, cani-rando... Water Plan Lachat: Fishing regulated private, peaches securities for sale in the restaurant La Belle Métairie and the Tourist Office. Unauthorized swimming but excellent views.

Visits: The Ainoz mill, the snow factory, churches and chapels, views of the surrounding mountains... Eco-Museum Cohennoz: Large and small will love this cozy space, with its unique collection of tools mountaineers miniaturized common objects Savoy... its imposing mountain inhabited by wildlife and alpine flora, lively interactive terminals. Mayor of Cohennoz: Tel. : +33 4 79 37 33 82 - Fax: +33 4 79 37 37 38 - Email: mairie.cohennoz@wanadoo.fr

Places of interest

Leisure centres

Events and festivities

Early January: Ski Championships Winegrowers "Bacchus snow."

In March: Waouland Freestyle Contest.

Late June: Trail Arly'cîmes.

Late June: Fire of St John with meals to Panissats organized by the Association Living Cohennoz.

Early July: Rally of Val d'Arly, Car rally.

Mid-July: Country Dance Festival.

The first weekend of August: Feast of Old furnaces and crafts of yesteryear organized by the Ski Club Gentian.

August 15: Feast of Cernix - flea market and garage sale - organized by the Association Living Cohennoz.

Christmas holidays: The Magic of Christmas in the Val d'Arly.

Photos

Landscape in summer
Landscape in summer
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Crest-Voland Village in winter
Crest-Voland Village in winter
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Church
Church
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Within a radius of 100 kilometers, go to prestigious sites ! Check out other village resorts of Val d' Arly : Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe Flumet / Saint- Nicolas -la-Chapelle, and Giettaz in Aravis. Visit Annecy old town, the lake ; Chamonix, the famous Mer de Glace and the train Montenvers Aiguille du Midi... Visit the medieval town of Conflans on the heights of Albertville. Megève, international station close to Crest-Voland. Take the Route des Grandes Alpes and browse passes Foreclosures ( 10 minutes ), the Cormet de Roseland ( 30 minutes ) and the Col des Aravis ( 20 minutes ) and go through each surrounding village.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided hike in the North Alps
Sports sensations20 € to 180 € Domancy (17.5 km)
Baptism paragliding flight Add on Caribbean islands
Sports sensations85 € to 165 € Saint-Gervais-les-Bains (18.8 km)
Just for kids: your first paragliding flight in summer!
Sports sensations95 € Montmin (20 km)
Paragliding over Lake Annecy in summer
Sports sensations105 € Montmin (20 km)
Tandem paragliding baptism above Lake Annecy
Sports sensations80 € to 130 € Montmin (20 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hiking : Chalet de la vieille
HikeEasy2h45Megève (11.1 km)
Pedestrian Itinerary : around the Village
HikeEasy35 minMegève (11.1 km)
Water trails : Balade : The Creux Saint Jean and the Belle au Bois Waterfall
HikeEasy55 minMegève (11.1 km)
Pedestrian itinerary : The Calvary Way
HikeEasy55 minMegève (11.1 km)
Hiking : Jaillet Pass - Petit Croisse Baulet
HikeAthletic3h00Megève (11.1 km)

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