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The village of Arêches

Arêches Beaufort village in Savoie by night
  • Situate on the depth of Beaufortain area , on altitude of 1000 meters, Arêches is a little village surrounded of mountains, which offers splendid multiple facets panoramas, nearby the Mount Blanc, and which has kept all its Savoyard authenticity.
  • This area ever disfigured is preserved by an alive agriculture, and winter like summer, holiday makers mix with mountain dwellers liking to divide their life.
  • Winter, thanks to its early and abundant snow, Arêches' track accomodate since 1930 training of the French ski team. Between 1100 and 2300 meters of altitude, on a field of 50 km alpine tracks (33 tracks, 4 chair-lifts, 11 skis-lift), freestyle, alpine skier can joke and surfers too (snowpark, skieurcross). For the crosss-country skier, about 40 km of marked tracks are distributed on 4 sites between 750 and 1700 meters. A day-care center in a snow accomodates the children from 3 to 5 years.
Arêches-Beaufort church in Savoie
  • Soft relaxation, you will live them intensely with emotions sharp and little pleasures: pedestrian excursions ad infinitum, baptisms of parapente, school of climbing, canyoning, VTT, pnfini, baptisms of parapente, school of climbing, canyoning, VTT, course ventures, paths with topic, bases leisures, Via Ferrata, horsemanship, tennis, swimming pool, bicycle...
    ... but also walk in the chair-lift, reception with the farm, visits cooperative dairy producing cheese of Beaufort, "prince of the Gruyere", circuit of the churches...