In Haute Savoie, there is Samoens, famous for its nature, art and a ski resort part of the Grand Massif.
Samoens, less than an hour drive from Geneva, is a picturesque village rich in attractions, with exceptional ski slopes and many entertainment venues including restaurants serving Savoyard cuisine, bars, cinemas and spas. The fame of Samoens is also due to the carved stone sculptures created since 1600.
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The ski slopes of Samoens and the Grand Massif ski area
Samoens, along with Flaine, Les Carroz, Morillon, Sixt Fer à Cheval, is part of the Grand Massif ski area. The area can be reached from the village in a few minutes, thanks to the cable car "Le Grand Massif Express". 265 kilometers of tracks divided in 140 tracks with 72 ski lifts and 3 snow parks for the snow acrobats. Nevertheless, Samoens is not just ski: hot air ballooning, snowmobiling, paragliding, hiking or dogsledding.
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The botanical garden
Founded in 1906, the Alpine Botanical Garden of Samoens, known by the name of "The Jaÿsinia" is worth the trip alone. 4800 species of plants that come from all the continents, 3,700 hectares for a romantic walk through the scents and flowers.
And after a full immersion in the botanical garden go back to wearing your skis. Rent them on Skib at the best price on the web and collect them on the ski slopes, at Skiloc Jay Sport.