|Altitude||From 877 to 2340 meters|
CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS
|National label||Morzine at 2.3 km (4 min)|
|Chief town||Annecy (at 90 km, 78 min)||Essert-Romand at 3.5 km (7 min)|
|Department||Haute-Savoie||Saint-Jean-d'Aulps at 5.7 km (7 min)|
|Region||Rhône-Alpes||Search another town|
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TRAVEL & HOLIDAYS
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Montriond is located in the Alps, the Rhone-Alpes region, 2km from the ski resort of Avoriaz - Les Portes du Soleil. It's a charming little village built with wooden chalets in the traditional style of the mountains. It has retained all its traditional values and the rise of livestock pasture before the summer. The village goats Lindarets to offer a unique show in a picturesque setting. The manufacture of goat cheese declined in all its varieties remains a popular local products. Gastronomic specialties are numerous.
A must visit Lake Montriond known both in summer by lovers of angling or fly fishing, as athletes practicing canoeing or rowing, or lovers walking . In winter the lake is frozen and it has far to go diving under ice, the place is magical, whatever the time of the year. Every day in summer, supervised swimming and canoe rental.
|Information points||Tourist Office of Montriond|
|Leisure centres||Ski Resort Avoriaz 1800, Ski Resort Montriond|
|Natural sites||Headland of Chavanette, Headland of the Chavache, Lake of Montriond|
EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS
Race ski touring "The Meurianne" in January.
The rowing regatta in July.
The lake of fire, the second Saturday of August.
Various animations season (information at the Tourist Office on +33 4 50 79 12 81).
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Gorges du Pont du Diable.
|Name||Type of activity||Price||Town|
|Maiden flight in a paraglider||Sports sensations||From 75 € to 120 €||Samoëns (13 km)|
|Adventure trail in Accroparc||Nature and the outdoors||From 8 € to 20 €||Bellevaux (14.3 km)|
|Unusual walk or snowshoe hike||Nature and the outdoors||From 17 € to 25 €||Saxel (23 km)|
|Whitewater rafting on the Dranse||Sports sensations||From 38 € to 65 €||Thonon-les-Bains (25 km)|
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