Are you spending holidays in Megève? Because there are many other activities besides skiing to recharge your batteries and create memorable memories, here are more than 50 ideas for fun, sporting or cultural activities to do in Megève in winter to get off the beaten track... place a change of scenery, rejuvenation and relaxation!

Perfect your riding style

Outside of the ski area, you can experience a mountain of frosty activities without setting a single foot in the snow! Curling, eisstock, broom ball or figure skating... the Palais Megève offers all lovers of sliding and ice sports fun sharing times to discover with friends or family. Whether on the village's outdoor ice rink under the stars or on the 1800 m2 ice surface of the Palais Megève, sharpen your skates to break the ice: on your marks, set, slide!

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Dare to take the escape route

From Lake Javen to La Livraz, via Chemin du Calvaire, venture onto the many marked trails and pedestrian routes to discover all the richness of nature and get a breath of fresh air. At the bend of a path, enjoy exceptional panoramas of the snow-capped peaks and combine the benefits of contemplation with the pleasures of escape! Between the atmosphere of the undergrowth and the tranquility of the most confidential trails, escape into a cozy world conducive to relaxation and reconnecting with yourself.

Culture at the service of heritage

Immerse yourself in local culture through the exhibitions at the Palais Megève and travel through diverse artistic worlds! All year round, retrospectives of famous photographers retrace the history of the Alpine village and creative trails linked to the territory help you discover unique talents, as well as original artistic processes. Committed to the preservation of its natural heritage, Megève is keen to highlight contemporary works of art, based both on ancestral techniques and technological innovations which draw their inspiration from the Megève decor. These exhibition sites constitute points of interest for self-cultivation, while soaking up the spirit of Megève, even in the heart of winter...

A selection of activities for the whole family

In the mountains, the weather can change quickly... Because you have to know how to adapt your program according to the current weather conditions, be bold and dare to try new activities as a group! The race for the stars has only just been postponed, it's time to try all the activities that you couldn't do with skis on your feet. Indoors and outdoors, Megève's numerous infrastructures have been designed to accommodate families and activities specially designed for young and old.


All schuss towards relaxation

Treating yourself to a well-being break is one of those winter pleasures with multiple benefits that you don't always think about during your winter sports stay. Sauna, hammam, jacuzzi, whirlpool baths, massages… take advantage of your stay in the mountains to take care of yourself and not just after skiing! In Megève, there is more than one cocoon of softness to relax in.
From the private SPAs to the wellness areas of the Palais Megève, treat yourself to a special moment of relaxation to be pampered and enjoy a sensory experience conducive to awakening the senses!

An exquisite estate

Pass your 1st star in one of Megève's gastronomic restaurants or practice your picket skills by tracking down the best fondue in the village! Renowned as the cradle of mountain cuisine, Megève invites you to the peak of taste. Between addresses that cultivate tradition in the service of the terroir and refined restaurants that combine creativity and know-how as close as possible to nature, come and enjoy culinary experiences and try tastings outside of conventional addresses that will awaken your taste buds

An art of living at the top

At après-ski time or during a shopping session, take the time to stroll through the cobbled streets of Megève to immerse yourself in the Alpine art of living and the unique excitement that emanates from it. many cafes. Between its boutiques which cultivate the chic and elegance of a charming resort and the festive evenings which take over the village at nightfall in a friendly and uninhibited atmosphere, Megève offers you the promise of sharing memorable moments !

All winter holiday activities

Sports, cultural activities or fun activities... find the program of all the activities planned each week during the winter holidays. Classified by theme (sport, culture, children and off-piste), this suggested activity is presented chronologically. To view or download it, simply click on one of the two links below in French or English.

Download the brochure in French
Download the brochure in English

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