Unique and Authentic tours and excursions in the Savoie and Haute-Savoie

Ever feel that you are traipsing after the crowds, visiting attractions hundreds upon thousands of people have seen before? If you’re after something a bit more special and unique 1786.Travel have the answer!

Michelle and Damien at 1786.Travel are true specialists of Authentic Travel in the Alps. With years of experience between them and a love for the areas they work in they can tailor unique and unforgettable tours and excursions specific to your interests so you can experience the Savoie and Haute-Savoie like the locals do!

Why 1786?

On August 8th 1786, two young Savoyards were the first to reach the summit of Mont Blanc, Western Europe’s highest peak. Their success was due to their extensive knowledge and love of the area.

Passion for the Alps is at the heart of 1786.Travel, and they are firm believers in the authenticity of travel, people and discovery. Like the two young Savoyards who reached Mont Blanc, Damien and Michelle’s local knowledge is second to none, so you are in good hands.

What is on offer?

Michelle and Damien have spent a lot of time travelling throughout the region, meeting the locals and then select the very best in each specialty. As a result, the list of tours and excursions is extensive…

Everything from…

  • Guided tours of historic villages and cities
  • Wine and cheese tastings
  • Garden Visits
  • An exclusive tour of the Chartreuse distillery
  • Cooking and pastry classes
  • Guided Hikes
  • Guided snowshoe excursions
  • Private ski lessons with former champions
  • Beer tastings
  • Dog sledding
  • Photography classes on the mountain
  • Vintage car tours
  • Lake cruises
  • Helicopter flights
  • and the list goes on…

For expert advice on what to see and do and to get a tailored itinerary contact 1786.Travel today!

Where to stay

Where better to base yourself for a truly exceptional experience than in a luxury OVO Network property? Discover your dream home from home at OVO Network.

Rue Louis Pasteur 294
La Ravoire 73490 Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes FR
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