The Alps are a grandious range of mountains that span over several countries in Europe. The French Alps boast over 24 peaks with the highest point being the Mont Blanc, 4810 meters. A holiday in the French Alps is a trip into a world of exquisite nature, with a rich flora and fauna, including beech trees, conifers, edelweiss, alpine-rock jasmine, glacier buttercup, as well as brown bears, lynxes, wild cats, red deer, wolves, chamois and many others. With a holiday park in the French Alps you can enjoy a beautiful vacation among nature, you can take trips in the mountains and maybe even teach your kids a thing or two about the variety of nature and its complete grandeur.Skiing in the Alps
This mountain range is obviously famous for its skiing and winter sports facilities. There are beautiful ski resorts to be found here, some really great apres-ski facilities, everything you might wish for during a holiday in the French Alps. If you travel with family or a larger group of friends maybe, a great accommodation unit for you would be a holiday park in the French Alps. From here you can all set off and take over the impressive white scenario unraveling in front of you, go for a fun day out on the slopes, skiing, snowboarding, sledding, snow shoeing, ice climbing, snow mobiling, ice driving etc. Some famous resorts here would be Megève and Chamonix in Haute-Savoie, Avoriaz in Rhone-Alpes, Bourg Saint Maurice in Savoie and L’Alpe d'Huez in Isère. If you're not that much into skiing oer se, you can spend the day relaxing at a local spa and enjoying every moment of your special vacation.Water fun in the Alps
There are numerous places in the Alps where you can enjoy some water sports and fun activities like this. On a family holiday in the French Alps, if you are a water enthusiast and not only, you may want to consider one of the many Alpine rivers and lakes to be found here. There's paddling, big waves, rough water, swirling eddies, rapid descents. So you can enjoy rafting, kayaking, sailing, white water rafting, canoeing and many other water sports. The "Giffre" is a mountain river that goes through Samoens and is perfect for water sports lovers. You can canyoning here, canorafting, rafting. On the river Veneon you can participate in hydrospeeding, rafting, canyoning as well, airboating. The possibilities are endless, so just pack your bags and go on exploring the beautiful French Alps.