Are you on vacation in Megève? In the mountains, the weather can change quickly and you have to know how to adapt your days according to the snow conditions and the weather forecast at the time. There are many other alternatives to skiing to have fun and recharge your batteries. Here are more than 50 ideas for sporting, fun and cultural leisure activities to do when you can't enjoy the pleasure of skiing in the most optimal winter conditions... In Megève, a change of scenery and rejuvenation are always on the agenda !

A selection of activities suitable for the whole family

Are you lacking inspiration to keep your tribe busy? The race for the stars has only just been postponed. It’s time to try all the activities you would never have tried with skis on. Indoors and outdoors, Megève's numerous infrastructures have been designed to accommodate families and activities specially designed for young and old. A true paradise for families, The Palais Megève is a sports and cultural complex which brings together different activity areas accessible to all.

Try a multitude of mountain activities

Because the mountains are one of the favorite playgrounds for athletes, in Megève, physical activities are practiced as much indoor which outdoor. Outside of the ski area, you can discover a myriad of fun and unusual activities without setting foot in the snow, unless you prefer to test your sporting skills. The diversity of equipment and terrain offers a wide range of sensations to explore for athletes of all levels.

Cultural events in Megève

Proud of its heritage and its terroir which have shaped its history over the years, Megève has always given pride of place to culture. This is why, sometimes artistic, sometimes turned towards its traditions, the retrospectives scheduled during the year and other exhibition venues all retrace moments related to the iconic village resort. These places of entertainment are so many points of interest for culture, while soaking up the spirit of Megève in winter...

Treat yourself to a well-being break in the heart of winter

Sauna, hammam, jacuzzi, whirlpool baths, massages... and if you take the opportunity to take care of yourself? From the fitness and well-being facilities of the Palace to the many top-of-the-range accommodations in Megève, spaces dedicated to body relaxation and spirit are not lacking. Inherent in the pleasures of a winter in the mountains, these privileged moments of relaxation are so many relaxing sensory experiences in their own right to recharge your batteries and be pampered. Particularly popular with adults, this activity can also be experienced with the family and not just after skiing.

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Taste the flavor of gourmet activities

Establishing itself as the cradle of mountain gastronomy where gourmet moments are available according to the creativity and know-how of its producers and its great chefs, Megève places taste at the top of its traditions. Hot chocolate and homemade pastries or Savoyard specialities? There is more than one recipe to awaken the taste buds of epicureans. And when the pleasure of discovery and tasting takes shape as close as possible to nature and local life, gluttony becomes a pretext to live unusual experiences outside conventional addresses...

Sharing tasty moments at the top

Drawing its inspiration from a generous nature, Megève also gives you an appointment at altitude to eat in an exceptional natural setting and savor the Savoyard recipes traditional in the open air. Snuggled up in a plaid by the fireplace or comfortably seated on a sunny terrace, you will appreciate the alpine way of life as much as the flavors on your plate. A timeless parenthesis that can be enjoyed at any time, both during a day of skiing and during a nature getaway as close as possible to the summits...

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