Très chic Megève
Megève was developed in the 1920s for Baroness de Rothschild of the famous banking family and is now a renowned as the fashionable resort of choice.
Situated about 10 km off the main road from Geneva to Chamonix in the Evasion Mont Blanc ski area , Megeve is small-town charm with a sophisticated ambience and is considered one of the most chic ski resort of the Alps.
The Haute Savoie village is built around a fine medieval church set in a traffic-free main square where designer boutiques, fantastic restaurants, excellent children’s facilities and horse drawn carriages let Megeve comparable to the exclusivity of Courchevel.
With its 325 km of pistes, much of theme on beautiful tree-lined slopes with picturesque views of the surrounding mountains, Megeve is ideal for intermediate skiers on relaxing family holidays and there is plenty of cross-country skiing too, with some 43 miles of Alpine trails.
Distances Geneva: 80km (49m) Chambery: 125km (77m) Lyon: 200km (124m)
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