Megève is a French commune located in Haute-Savoie, in the region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. This town gained in popularity among tourists since the Rothschild family decided to turn it into a holiday destination. Nowadays, Megève is still appreciated for its landscapes (the Mont-Blanc can be seen when the weather is good) and especially for its ski resort, classified among the most beautiful in France! The skiing area offers 219 slopes for a total of 440km! You can enjoy a drop of 1,300m and a panoramic view at 2,300m above sea level. Megève is well located since it is only 2 hours from Lyon. The ski season usually lasts 120 days, from the beginning of December to mid-April. Enough to fully enjoy the winter season!
Megève is a city rich in history and heritage, giving it a unique atmosphere very appreciated by tourists. The spirit of the village is galvanized by a traditional gastronomy brought up to date by starred chefs, many cultural and sport events bring the commune to life.
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