Nestled in the heart of the Aravis lies the hidden gem of La Clusaz. With over 85 slopes to discover, it’s no wonder this resort is so popular for winter holidays- but what are the best things to do in La Clusaz in summer? Read on to see our top 5 picks…
1. Summer walks in La Clusaz
No matter what your level, exploring La Clusaz on foot is a fantastic activity for your summer holiday. Whether you’re looking for a leisurely stroll or a challenging hike, then La Clusaz has got you covered. With a fantastic range of routes available for you to try, you will be spoilt for choice of summer walks in La Clusaz. Head to our dedicated page on hiking in La Clusaz for more details.
If you’re bringing your four-legged friend to La Clusaz, then read our blog on dog friendly hikes in the French Alps to see our recommended routes for dogs. Also, if you’re looking to explore routes from different resorts, then check out our blog on walking holidays in the Alps.
2. Mountain biking
Mountain biking enthusiasts and beginners alike will find no end of fun on two wheels in La Clusaz. The official mountain biking area, Le Domain, consists of a variety of routes to suit all abilities.
Covering both La Clusaz and the neighbouring resort of Manigod, you’ll have plenty to explore at this popular mountain biking playground!
Our page on mountain biking in La Clusaz covers the main information you need to get started. However, if you’re looking for some more information on specific routes, then click here.
3. A day at the pool
The Aravis Aqua Centre is a great day out for all the family. Kids can make a splash in the pool and enjoy the toboggan slide, while adults can unwind in the jacuzzi or book the sauna for the ultimate relaxation experience! Entry prices vary, but children under 5 can visit for free. Have a look at the tourist office website for more information.
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4. Speed down the summer luge run
Who says bobsleighing can only be enjoyed in the winter? If you’re after guaranteed laughs this summer in La Clusaz, then head to the luge run and zoom down the 800m track! The luge run is located in the centre of the village, and can be accessed from the gondola opposite the ice rink. (Please note: Children under 80cm are not permitted on the ride).
5. Visit Les Confins leisure park
The leisure park on the Confins Plateau is the perfect place to spend a summer’s day. With fun activities such as zip-wiring, bouncy castle, trampolining, slack lining and more- it’s a great day out for the whole family! Prices vary depending on your activity of choice, but you can find out more here.
Above are just some of the summer activities you can try in La Clusaz, but to find out more about this resort, head to our destination guide for more information!
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