English Français Español Italiano Deutsch 日本語 Português

Rhône-Alpes Hostels


Rhône-Alpes


Rhône-Alpes Kommentare

If you are a good skier and love offpiste, then Chamonix and Verbier are one of the best places in Europe. No argument about it.
I lived in Annecy for 3 months and I found it to be one of the most well-hidden gems in France. There weren't a lot of tourists coming through and therefore you could really get a taste of French culture in this amazing, beautiful town in the French Alpes. The lake borders up to the base of the mountains...Italy and Switzerland are a short train ride away. Could you ask for anything more?
Annecy is heaven on earth.
Everything in Chamonix, is truely remote from any skiing. I wouldn't go back, mostly because Chamonix as a ski area is over-rated. It's lots of small ski areas spread out. Lifts are slow, crowded, and you have to take a lift up above the tree line before you can take another lift to begin skiing. Go to Tignes instead...
Chamonix is off piste-skiing. If you want the piste go elsewhere. There aren't really any pistes. It's about ski touring with easy access, it's about mountaineering type stuff. And don't come if you're not fit on crevasse and avalanche rescue, the weather, or want to learn that. Unless you want to skip the skiing and get into the nightlife -- fine!
Annecy is quite simply one of the most beautiful places on earth.


Hostelz.com ist der einzige Hostelführer mit vollständigen Informationen und Bewertungen aller Jugendherberge und Backpacker-Unterkünfte weltweit.