At an altitude of 1450m, overlooking the Sarenne gorge, lies Huez, offering the quaintness of a mountain village just kilometers away from an international mountain resort.
The tranquility, comfort and authenticity of this village provides the perfect setting to pass the time. Huez will awaken your sense of exploration, with the discovery of the tiny alleys leading to the Roman church of Saint Anne.
Since 1936, Alpe d'Huez has expanded at an altitude of 1860m on the southern flank of the Grandes Rousses Massif. Also called “The Island in the Sunshine”, this resort enjoys long periods of sunshine - an average of 300 sunny days per year!
Highlights include: the exceptional panorama of Le Pic Blanc from which you can gaze out at 1/5 of France (subject to visability) and the Ice Cave that show cases the artistic talents of various ice sculptors.