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Make A Holiday Rental Chalet in Val Cenis area, France, Your Home Away From Home

The Val Cenis area is located in the Rhone-Alpes region of eastern France. This is high up in the Alpine mountains and very close to a good number of world-renowned skiing resorts. This is not to say that holidays in the Val Cenis area are only popular during the winter months, through the warmer months there are a plethora of other activities to enjoy in the surrounding area. Self catering accommodation in the Val Cenis area is always extremely comfortable and comes equipped with all the facilities you could need for a memorable and pleasant stay.

Things to Do on Holiday in Val Cenis area, France

There are some excellent winter sports resorts in the area around Val Cenis. Often the self catering accommodation of the area will be only a stone’s throw from ski lifts and all other main facilities. During the summer, other activities to seriously consider include canoeing and kayaking, nature walks and hiking tours, horse riding, abseiling, cycling and mountain biking, swimming, lake and river fishing, tennis and golf.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Val Cenis area, France

In addition to the resorts around the Val Cenis area, if you head north-east, you will soon reach the world-famous Val d’Isere. French resorts do not get any better than the facilities you will find here and the town itself is worthy of a full day’s exploration. Other destinations that you might like to think about during your holidays in the Val Cenis area include crossing over the border into Italy, which is only a few miles away. Why not head for Italy’s historic and interesting fourth city of Turin. The city has more museums that you can ever imagine, housing everything from Egyptian artefacts to memorabilia connected with the world of cinema. There are also palaces and basilicas here that date back to the 16th century and are well worth a visit.

Weather in Val Cenis area, France

You can expect to experience a typical Alpine climate during your holidays in the Val Cenis area. This means that winters are very cold and snowy and average temperatures will often be well below freezing, even during the day. Summers are another world altogether. Expect long, sunny days and average temperatures to reach the very pleasant low- to mid-twenties degrees Celsius. Precipitation amounts are around an average of 32 inches in this part of the world, but this will vary dramatically depending on your height above sea level.

Travel to Val Cenis area, France

The nearest airport for your holidays in the Val Cenis area is located across the border at Turin Casella (TRN). This airport operates flights to and from the UK through airlines such as British Airways (from London Gatwick (LGW)) and Ryanair (from London Stansted (STN)). You may then need to make arrangements to collect a hire car from the airport for your onward drive to the self catering accommodation in the Val Cenis area.

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    Perfect base for our ski holiday. Plenty of lovely skiing in a lovely genuine resort. All that you need at hand, a small supermarket, bigger one down the road, lovely restaurants, friendly people. Steve and Mona have been helpful and brilliant. Thank you for making our week lovely.
    • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2014
    • Date of Stay: Feb 2014