Village

Discover the village of Samoëns, its history, its character and daily life in the heart of Haute-Savoie.
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7 Happiness made in Samoëns

• Samoens Village
Be cultivated... and cultivated his passion!
Lovers of history and architecture, wander through the village streets and admire the beautiful stone houses of Samoëns.
Nature lovers, The Botanical Garden The Jaÿsinia opens its door to you.

• Strolling, walking, hiking
A walk of one hour from flat trails to hiking,
found in Samoëns and in the valley of Upper Giffre more than 900 km/ 559 miles of marked trails.

• Release pressure...
In this green and peaceful valley, everything is designed to pamper you.
Why not trying to test Zen activities? We visit the village in a horse-drawn carriage, in Rosalie or with the train ...

• Getting wet
The sea in the mountains!
At the foot of the seven hills that surround it, Samoëns takes nautical station tunes with 4 lakes, rivers, waterfalls and outdoor pool.

• Taste the good taste
This is in Samoens, and nowhere else that you can enjoy the Crioutin, a delicious cow's cheese (kind of dung) produced by the Criou’s farm to be enjoyed all summer on a tray or on a bed of salad.
You can also taste the delicious ice of Thierry Froissard, France best worker.

• Travelling with two wheels
Whether for a quiet walk in the village at the leisure base, in mountain biking to connect one village to another and take the small paths, or for the sportier side of cycling, Samoëns has necessarily a pleasure on wheels for you.

• “Multiactivate-you”
Samoëns allows you to live your dreams of adventure. In the air with paragliding or underground with potholing get ready for the thrill ofyour life! All sporting pleasures of the mountain is also available to you, with 50 hiking routes and 400km/ 248.5 miles of mountain bike trails.