Praz sur Arly is an authentic mountain village close to the prestigious town and resort of Megève. In a very beautiful environment with a breathtaking view of Mont Blanc, the village of Praz-sur-Arly, nestled in the heart of a pretty hilltop valley, is one of the gates to the Espace Diamant ski area.
Over the years this charming mountain village has changed a lot and spread even further with the White Gold Rush. But, despite these transformations, the pralins have managed to retain a true identity and remain close to their traditions.
If Praz became a winter sports resort fifty years ago, it has nevertheless retained what makes its charm: its soul of a Haut-Savoyard village, firmly anchored in the heart of the Pays du Mont-Blanc. After the creation of the Espace Diamant (185 km of slopes), Praz-sur-Arly joined the Espace Val d´Arly (EVA) in December 2007.
With Crest-Voland Cohennoz, Flumet, Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe and Praz-sur-Arly, 120 km of slopes await you between 1000 and 2070 meters at very attractive prices! Praz-sur-Arly offers the possibility of skiing over a vast area of snow sports with 120 to 185 km of slopes depending on the package you choose.
Leisure and entertainment are numerous. Skiing, cross-country skiing, yooning, surfing, new slides or snowshoe hikes … so many different ways to appreciate the mountain. The discovery of the peaks can also be done from the sky, by paragliding or in a hot air balloon, a rare and magical activity that you can experience or relive in Praz-sur-Arly.
Praz sur Arly: a family resort
Praz sur Arly is a family resort, on a human scale, with ski slopes accessible to skiers of all levels, as well as a regular ski bus service, which is very convenient to avoid using the car.
The benevolent and sympathetic inhabitants of this resort-village will welcome you warmly. Come and discover the rich architectural heritage of Praz sur Arly and its unmissable sites.
In particular, the church of Praz sur Arly, the church of Sainte Marie Madeleine, of neo-Gothic style or the hamlet of Tonnaz, a must-see place of the Praz-sur-Arly heritage which will delight lovers of traditional architecture in the region. . In this hamlet there is a bread oven dating from the 17th century as well as traditional farms.
Finally, take a walk on the Baroque path. It is a small school in Saint-Gervais that is at the origin of this trail. Supported by the Sivom of the Mont-Blanc region, this Baroque trail allows you to discover on foot the churches and chapels that line the route linking Combloux to Contamines-Montjoie, passing through Saint-Gervais.
A vast ski area and a multitude of activities in the fabulous setting of Mont-Blanc make Praz sur Arly a charming destination in winter and summer.