The region

Sports news 2017 :

The Tour de France will pass along the camping site on July 9 2017.
Via the climbing of the Grand Colombier and the Mont du Chat, this leg connects Nantua to Chambéry (181 km).

http://www.letour.fr/le-tour/2017/fr/etape-9.html

We have a selection of tourist information booklets available at the desk to help you plan  your stay.
Please feel free to consult us, we are happy to advise on places to go, famous tourist sites to see, walks to take...

The camping des Lacs is located in a gentle mountains land dotted with many lakes and rivers, offering a large panel of outdoor activities.

If you're a swimmer or an aquatic sports lover you will be pleased to be so close to all these lakes :

  • Saint-Jean de Chevelu (on site),
  • Bourget (15 minutes),
  • Aiguebelette (30 minutes),
  • Annecy ( 50 minutes)...

You're more of a walker ? There are many different itineraries to browse whether :

On a bike : there are many special itineraries such as the Via Rhôna or the bicycle path that links Aix-les Bains and Chambéry.
The most athletics will be happy to be so close to the big passes of the Alpes !

On a mountain bike : 28 marked trails wind in the area (500km of trails in total) starting from the campsite or not.
For those who like traveling on a bike, The Camping des lacs is located on a Mountain bike marked course called « les Chemins du Soleil ».

On foot :  the area offers endless hiking possibilities.

Looking for the thrill ? You can enjoy rock climbing, via ferrata, cannyoning, parapenting, kayaking and more in within a few minutes from the campsite.

You can also view the surrounding towns :
  • Chanaz ( 20 minutes)
  • Aix-les Bains (25 minutes)
  • Chambéry (25 minutes)
  • Annecy (50 minutes)
  • Chamonix (1h40)
  • Geneva (1h15)

The region has many local products to be tried as you visit:
wine from the surrounding vineyards (Roussette, Chardonnay, Mondeuse, Gamay...) and local Savoyard cheeses.
Those products can be discovered during the local markets and directly with the local producers.

Feel free to check the Tourist office's website for more details :
http://www.yenne-tourisme.fr/