Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
TownSixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Insee code74273
Postcode74740
Latitude46.0547190
Longitude6.7761140
AltitudeFrom 728 to 3098 meters
Surface119.07 km²
Population809 inhabitants
Density6 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelSamoëns at 6.2 km (9 min)
Chief townAnnecy (at 84 km, 74 min)Morillon at 10.2 km (13 min)
DepartmentHaute-SavoieVerchaix at 12.6 km (19 min)
RegionRhône-AlpesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Situated in Haute-Savoie, in the Valley Giffre Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval invites you to discover its heritage sites, numerous waterfalls and more than 250 km of hiking trails.


SIGHTSEEING

Circus Horseshoe.

Cascade du Rouget.

Gorges Tines.

Circus of the Fund.

Abbey Sixt.

House Nature Reserve.

9 chapels.

Hiking: Passage of the GR5 and GR92.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Leisure centresSki Resort Sixt Fer à Cheval
MonumentsAbbey of Sixt
Natural sitesHeadland Rousse,   Headland of Sales,   Mount Sagerou,   Pass of Tenneverge

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Every Monday from 17h to the Tourist Office, welcome drink.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

And leisure activities: mountain biking, rafting, climbing, climbing, horse riding, fishing, mini golf, pool 6 km, 25 km golf.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Maiden flight in a paragliderSports sensationsFrom 75 € to 120 €Samoëns (5.6 km)
Skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing lessonsSports sensationsFrom 33 € to 58 €Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (16.2 km)
Relaxation at a colourful, musical spaWellbeing25 €Saint-Gervais-les-Bains (19.7 km)
Adventure trail in AccroparcNature and the outdoorsFrom 8 € to 20 €Bellevaux (29 km)
Adventure trail in the Dodes ForestSports sensations21 €Le Grand-Bornand (30 km)

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PHOTOS

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval ValleySixt-Fer-à-Cheval Valley
 
Valley of the Fund, the background to the right edge of SalesValley of the Fund, the background to the right edge of Sales
The Cascade du RougetThe Cascade du Rouget
 
Since the collar Anterne, SalvagnySince the collar Anterne, Salvagny
The chalets AnterneThe chalets Anterne
 
chalets Anterne and left edges of Grenairon, right on Buetchalets Anterne and left edges of Grenairon, right on Buet
Autumn in Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalAutumn in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
 
Peak Tenneverge, left the RuanPeak Tenneverge, left the Ruan
Sixt Valley and ski slopes of SalvagnySixt Valley and ski slopes of Salvagny
 
From the top of slopes, across the Cascades trailFrom the top of slopes, across the Cascades trail
trails Sixt-Fer-à-Chevaltrails Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
 
Autumn in Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalAutumn in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Track Cascade Flaine, SixtTrack Cascade Flaine, Sixt
 
The Area beginnersThe Area beginners

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WEATHER

Saturday 29 November
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Night
Min. 5°C - Max. 14°C
Sunday 30 November
Day
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Min. -1°C - Max. 12°C
Monday 1 December
Day
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Min. -3°C - Max. 4°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantEdelweiss
Samoëns
Located in the heart of the Grand Massif, the restaurant welcomes you in its Edelweiss Savoyard chalet to enjoy fine cuisine or traditional specialties such as fondue and raclette....
Located 5.8 km from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval40 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Servages d'Armelle  
7.5
Arâches-la-Frasse
Between Chamonix and the slopes of Les Carroz, at the foot of Mont Blanc, the restaurant welcomes you in a Les Servages d'Armelle large chalet where modernity and tradition meet to...
Located 10.8 km from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval46 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Croix de Savoie  
9.6
Arâches-la-Frasse
First bioclimatic restaurant Rhône-Alpes in France and third completely redone, Coix The Savoy welcomes you to one hour's drive from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Annecy and Lake Geneva (Geneva,...
Located 11.5 km from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval39 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Chalet with 5 bedroomsAu Balcon de Verchaix    
9.3
Verchaix
Located on a sunny valley near Samoens and the Grand Massif ski area, Armelle Philip and open the doors of their cottages. At your disposal 5 rooms for 2 to 3 persons with private bathroom,...
Located 8.7 km from Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalFrom 69 € to 75 € the double room 
Farm with 3 bedroomsLa Simonière    
9.7
Châtillon-sur-Cluses
3 cottages: Tangerine - House 2-4 people - Very comfortable - bed 2 persons and private lounge (with sofa bed), bathroom and independent and separate WC. Television. Emerald - House...
Located 14.5 km from Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalFrom 50 € to 60 € the double room 
Chalet with 2 bedroomsLe Chalet des Ecureuils  
Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
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Located 15.9 km from Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalFrom 75 € to 85 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 6 personsSamoensAlpineHoliday
Samoëns
Our 2 bedroom apartment for rent is a stylish, comfortable property, located in the beautiful and historic alpine village of Samoëns, Haute-Savoie, France, just 1 hour from Geneva....
Located 4.7 km from Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalFrom 440 € to 940 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsChalet Neige Alpes   NEW
Samoëns
Beautifully situated 100 m from the center of the village of Samoens the chalet includes a studio and an apartment can accommodate from 2 to 5 people. The ski lifts are 800 m.
Located 4.8 km from Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalFrom 500 € to 750 € per week 
Apartment for 3 personsStudio dans chalet individuel  
10
Morillon
Studio for 3 people. Calm and comfort in the heart of the Grand Massif. Stays all year round.
Located 8.5 km from Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalFrom 210 € to 370 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
22 places over 0,5 haAire de campig-car mont blanc   
10
Les Houches
Area or step staionnement facing the Mont Blanc countryside near the expressway a800 m from shops unique in the valley of Chamonix.
Located 18.2 km from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval 

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HOTELS

Residence Le Petit Tétras - Hotel in Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalResidence Le Petit Tétras    
7
Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Le Petit Tetras is located just outside Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval at the foot of the Grand Massif slopes, 7 km from the centre of Samoëns. It offers a sauna, hot tub and heated swimming pool....
Located in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Résidence Néméa Le Grand Tétras - Hotel in Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalRésidence Néméa Le Grand Tétras     
7.1
Samoëns
Residence Le Grand Tetras is situated in Samoens, part of the Grand Massif Ski Resort and 700 metres from the ski lifts. Guests can enjoy an on-site indoor swimming pool, a sauna and...
Located 4.3 km from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Lagrange Prestige Les Fermes De Samoens - Hotel in Sixt-Fer-à-ChevalLagrange Prestige Les Fermes De Samoens     
7.1
Samoëns
Les Fermes de Samoëns is located in Samoëns, a ski resort classified by the Monuments Historiques for its beautifully preserved architecture and history. This new residence is composed...
Located 4.4 km from Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval

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Park & Suites Prestige Megève - Les Loges Blanches
Park & Suites Prestige Megève - Les Loges Blanches is located just 500 metres from the centre of Megève and 200 metres from the Jaillet cable car. It offers...
Haute-Savoie
Hôtel L'Arboisie
This chalet-style hotel overlooks the alpine village of Megève and its valley in the Rhones-Alpes region. It offers heated...
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