The best summer resorts in the Northern Alps


Spending your summer vacation in the mountains in the northern Alps

Of course, it is generally thought to go on living in the mountains when the winter comes, the snow falls on the slopes of the larger resorts and the lifts running at full ... but the mountain offers a very different face of summer, a finding particularly true for the Alps in particular. It is thus possible to holiday in Rhône-Alpes and from venturing in to stations open during the summer season: the price of accommodation and activities are much less expensive than full winter season, and we swapped skis for a pair of hiking boots or a mountain bike ... Among the best summer resorts that count the Northern Alps, is noted for example Avoriaz, Les 2 Alpes, Alpe d'Huez, Chamonix, Val Isère, Les Gets or Val Thorens among others ...