Summer in the Alps has something for everyone!
Les Gets and the rest of the Portes du Soleil offers a wide range of activities;
- Mountain Biking
- White water rafting
- Road cycling
- Horse riding
Summer 2021 is sure to be an action-packed one, with 4 major events happening right at Hotel Christiania's doorstep!
Pass'Portes du Soleil 26th-27th JUNE
This popular annual event celebrates the Portes du Soleil's beautiful landscape and the 80KM of mountain biking tracks between France and Switzerland. With a decent of 6000m and ascent of 1000m, mountain bikers can enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Alpine forests, Lakes, and mountain Villages. The event is open for all people, no matter what age, including a kids itinerary and a "Night Ride" so you can experience the course in the evening. What is most impressive is they even have accessibility for electric bikes, with recharging points at high altitude!
World Cup Down Hill 2nd-4th JULY
Les Gets has been selected to organise a UCI World Cup round in Olympic Cross-Country (XCO/XCC) and Downhill (DHI). The best XCO and DHI bikers will be once again on the slopes of Les Gets to compete in front of the enthusiastic and crowd. If you love mountain biking, this is an exciting action-packed event you won't want to miss!
Tour de France 4th JULY
The Tour de France is coming as close as 25 minutes away from Les Gets! If you want to come and watch the athletes compete in this momentous competition, in the beautiful French Alps, now is your chance. The start will be in Haute-Savoie, in Cluses (505m). The runners will start their ascent towards Megève then take the direction of Beaufortain via the Col des Saisies (1650m).
Harley Days Tour 15th-18th JULY
Don't miss the opportunity to drool over these beautiful machines as approximately 3000 bikes arrive for the weekend in neighbouring village Morzine. This action-packed weekend has something for everyone; watch demonstrations, awe over Harely stunts, enjoy the fashion show and listen to live bands.
‹ Back to news headlines