Make a holiday home, apartment, or ski chalet in Les Bossons, France your home away from home
Perfectly situated to enjoy the fantastic Chamonix Mont-Blanc area of the French Alps, Les Bossons is a small village just a mile or so from the centre of Chamonix. This is the ideal location for skiers during the winters,and outdoor enthusiasts during the summer, being close to all of the amenities yet far enough away for peace and quiet.
Things to do on holiday in Les Bossons, France
First and foremost this region of France is best known as a winter sports destination, but self catering accommodation in Les Bossons is popular as a summertime destination too. At only about one mile (depending on the exact location of the accommodation you choose) from the centre of Chamonix, the village of Les Bossons retains its small village appeal yet shops, restaurants, bars and nightlife are within walking distance, and ski slopes are just minutes away. The tourist train and buses take you direct to the ski areas, so your own transport isn’t entirely necessary.
During the summer, self catering accommodation in Les Bossons is great for holidaymakers who enjoy outdoor activities. There are countless things to do in the Chamonix Mont-Blanc area including mountain climbing, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, paragliding, rock climbing, and simply admiring the spectacular scenery of mountains and lakes all around you. Take the Montenvers Railway, or the Mont Blanc Tramway to benefit from some of that great scenery.
Places to visit on holiday on Les Bossons, France
When you want to spend a day away from your accommodation in Les Bossons there are plenty more places to visit within reach. A 20 minute drive will bring you in to Italy if you’d like to see the Italian Alps for a change, or drive further and visit the ancient Italian city of Turin (Torino). To the north west is the beautiful city of Geneva, in Switzerland, and of course Lake Geneva too.
The weather in Les Bossons, France
As a premier skiing destination and popular summer outdoor activities destination, self catering accommodation in Les Bossons is perfect to visit at any time of the year, depending on what you’re favourite pastimes are! You’d be right in thinking that winters are cool and snowy here. Summers can be extremely pleasant with warm temperatures and fresh mountain air to enjoy. Being at altitude, summers will be cooler at Les Bossons than in Geneva for example.
Flights to Les Bossons, France
The closest airport for holidaymakers who are renting self catering accommodation in Les Bossons is Geneva, about 56 miles (90 km) away. Because the Chamonix area is so popular, public transport can get you to Les Bossons from Geneva, including coach services during both the summer and the winter. Many different airlines offer flights to Geneva, including easyJet, Flybe, Jet2.com, Swiss, and Viking Airlines.