Le Grand Bornand, Aravis Pass Area
Le Grand Bornand is a resort in Lake Annecy Ski Resorts area. Lake Annency resorts La Clusaz, Manigod and Saint Jean de Sixt are easily reachable and universal ski pass will allow you to ski in these other resorts as well. In Le Grand Bornand you’ll find 90km of pistes (48 in total) – 3 black, 14 red, 15 blue, 10 green. There are 60km of cross-country pistes. The resort is divided in 4 areas - Le Maroly, Le Chinaillon-Lachat, La Joyère and La Duche-Les Annes. First three areas are ideal for families and beginners. La Duche-Les Annes requires more experience so experts and advanced skiers are welcomed here. For snowboarders there is a snow-park here, some may say one of the best parks in France. Plenty of other activities are offered for those who are not skiing – hiking, paragliding, ice climbing, horse riding (skijoring), snowmobiling and ice skating. Library, cinema and guided village tours with cheese tastings – all can be experienced in Le Grand Bornand. Multiple hotels will welcome you and ensure a pleasant stay. There are multiple airports within a reasonable distance from Le Grand Bornand, Aravis Pass Area.
- Geneva Airport and Chambery Airport (1 hour)
- Lyon Airport (1h 40min)
- Grenoble Airport (1h 50min)