Escape with us and discover one of the most incredible areas in the French Alps. Samoens with all it's tradition and culture, is located in the Vallée du Giffre, only 1 hours drive from Geneva International Airport. Samoens is a French Alps resort with a difference, soaked in tradition and beautiful stone buildings as its architecture, this village is a dream.
One of the most beautiful villages in France
The village carries the designation of a "ville fleurie" distinguishing it as one of the most beautiful villages in France and is also the only winter sports resort to be classified by the Caisse Nationale des Monuments Historiques, as it dates from the middle ages.
Where exactly is Samoens?
The village of Samoëns is located in the Vallée du Giffre in the Rhone Alps region, part of the Haute Savoie department. The village itself is at 700m, although its gondola takes you to 1600m to the ski slopes.
Samoens is part of the Grand Massif Ski domain which covers 265km of piste.