Savoie, French department, is famous for its ski resorts and magnificent mountain scenery. Bordering Italy and nearby Switzerland, this community is part of the Rhône-Alpes region. This is a preferred destination for skiing thanks to its many facilities, but also for nature tourism in the summer. The neighboring Haute-Savoie is home to the famous Mont Blanc peak to 4810 m and the city of / tourism / Annecy Annecy nicknamed the "Venice of the Alps". To see and do in Savoy: If one comes to Savoy, it is mainly for skiing. The region has some of the largest ski areas in the world: the 3 Valleys, Paradiski, Portes du Soleil, etc. But, these destinations offer alternatives in recent years to the sport with the development of outdoor activities available throughout the rest of the year. Savoy and natural parks are as a paradise for hikers and lovers of extreme sports such as paragliding, mountain biking and rafting. Chambery and Annecy are mainly two important cities of the region. The first city of the Dukes of Savoy, inherited from his prestigious past a rich architectural heritage: ancient monuments, medieval castles and Renaissance churches. The second charm visitors with its canals and its old town that seems like resting on the water. For spa guests, Thonon-les-Bains, Aix-les-Bains and other spa towns in the region are so many choices of destinations to enjoy the benefits sources and hydrotherapy treatments. The corners where to sleep:

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