A holiday rental home in St. Francois Longchamp will put you close to many of the area’s most popular activities. You will have everything that you need to enjoy your stay in what will feel like your second home.
There are activities to enjoy in St. Francois Longchamp no matter the time of year. That being said, winter is when St. Francois Longchamp receives the most visitors. With 15 lifts, runs for beginning and intermediate skiers and several kilometres of cross-country trails, it is easy to see why St. Francois Longchamp is a popular choice for those who enjoy skiing. Ski schools are also available. Other winter activities include snowshoe trekking and snowmobile excursions. During the warmer months enjoy hiking, cycling and climbing. Since you will be in France, you may want to consider taking a day trip to a winery or vineyard. Participate in a wine tasting or just enjoy the beauty of the grounds. Spas located near St. Francois Longchamp will give you a chance to enjoy a little pampering after days filled with outdoor fun.
While the outdoor activities are certainly the main attraction during a holiday to St. Francois Longchamp, there are also some attractions that are worth visiting. Museums, such as those featuring art and science are located nearby. Visitors who are interested in historic architecture will be pleased to know that a number of very old churches and castles are located nearby. The Abbaye d’Haute Combe is a wonderfully carved mausoleum that will be of interest to those who enjoy history or art.
Fairly mild winters and pleasant summers are the norm in St. Francois Longchamp. During the winter the average lows are between -2° and 4° C and average highs are 4° to 9° C. During the spring the average lows are 8° to 13° C and the highs are 18° to 23° C. During the summer the average lows are 16° to 19° C and the average highs are 27° to 29° C. With between 3 and 10 days of precipitation each month, it is a good idea to have an indoor backup plan, such as visiting a museum, just in case it rains during your stay.
The closest airport to St. Francois Longchamp is Chambery Airport (CMF), located 86 km away. Other options include Grenoble Airport (GNB), located 152 km from St. Francois Longchamp and Lyon Saint-Exupery Airport (LYS), located 185 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.