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Find activity holidays, active breaks, alpine elements, mountain biking, downhill mountain biking, white water rafting, guided walks & hikes, kayaking, paddle boarding, bike skills clinics, all mtn’pro bike’ experience, mountain bike guiding, nordic walking, adventure parks, aquatic centres, tennis, archery, active kids clubs, cable cars and chair lifts, ice skating, lake activities, sailing, climbing, fitness clubs, bike pump tracks, road biking, acroland, canyoning, paragliding, hydro speeding, rock climbing, waterski & wakeboard, via ferrata, summer ski & snowboard, horse & pony riding, river duckies/hot dogging, day trips, segway, gps treasure hunting, crazy airbag, blob jumping, giant water slide, pedalo, quad biking, the luge, waterball/wow balls, trampolines, soft play toys, zorbing, water zorbing, biker airbag, worlds longest zip line, skate parks, hot air ballooning, paintball, helicopter flights, model racing, mountain boarding, golf, air rifle shooting,

Alpine Elements

offer adventure activity holidays for family’s, groups or individuals. Choose from 80 activities all at surprisingly low prices.

Alpine Elements provide great value packages whilst retaining an excellence of service and attention to detail that one only finds with specialist ‘niche’ operators.

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 Mountain Biking

  Downhill Mountain Biking

White Water Rafting

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The Alps were made for mountain biking! Make use of your FREE bike hire (all resorts) to explore a network of trails; or use the lift system and follow high mountain routes. FREE biker Lift pass in Val d’isere & Tignes! From £4 per lift in Morzine, Les Gets

If you fancy the pure rush of riding a full suspension bike on REAL mountain terrain, then let us help you get started this summer. Beginner or expert, we’ll get your pulse racing with our FREE All Mountain Biking Experience.

FREE with all our holidays, this super sociable and fun activity is offered in all our hotels and chalets and will have you grinning from ear to ear!

 Guided Walks & Hikes

Kayaking

Paddle Boarding

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Our guided walks are very popular, (free in Val d’isere, small cost elsewhere), and sociable half day or full day walks which bring likeminded guests together. See stunning waterfalls and mountain peaks. Use your FREE liftpass to cover more miles.

Free for all guests, in all resorts, kayaking on mountain lakes with their breath-taking scenery is stunning and ideally suited to everyone with our easy to use ‘sit-on-top’ kayaks.

Free for all guests in all resorts, discover why Paddle boarding is the UK’s fastest growing sport…This ‘soulful art of walking on water’ is fantastic in our alpine lakes and easy to get started.

Bike Skills Clinics

All Mtn’Pro Bike’ Experience

Mountain Bike Guiding

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Free for guests and run by our expert Bike Mechanics. Designed to teach you about bike servicing and maintenance. Not just sociable but very practical, a great chance to learn something new.

Free for all guests and a sociable activity, run in small groups and aimed at introducing you to the exciting world of mountain biking. You’ll be fitted with pads and a helmet before a mountain awareness and kit-use briefing session.

The chance to join a guided bike ride with a professional guide. Free for Chalet Timeris guests, and from only £25pp for other chalets and hotels. Guided rides are run in sociable groups and will give you an insight into the REAL mountain. Suits intermediates and up.

 Nordic Walking

 Adventure Parks

Aquatic Centres

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Make use of your FREE nordic poles and pedestrian lift pass for all resorts. A great core body work out as they propel the walker farther and faster than normal.Move between the trees on zip wires, rope bridges, tunnels, rope steps and aerial steps. Kids level parks and adult level park available. A FREE activity in Val d’Isere.

We offer FREE access to outdoor pools and/or leisure centres with Wellness, spa, sauna and giant slides, kids games, bouncy castles, and even a beach area for sunbathing!

Tennis

Archery

Active Kids Clubs(4-16 yr)

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All our resorts offer all-weather tennis courts with FREE use use on our Active Packs. Just grab a racqet from hotel reception and go do battle with friends under a stunning mountain backdrop.

Archery is fun for all the family. With professional coaching it’s amazing how quick you can pick it up. As a FREE activity in Val d’isere and Tignes, it’s very popular with guests.

FREE to drop your kids off are our popular Active Kids Clubs with fun, sociable and adventurous activities each day. Allow children to make new friends whilst parents get some “me time”

Cable Cars and Chair Lifts

Ice Skating

Lake Activities

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Use your FREE  lift pass (all resorts) for walking, sight seeing or maybe taking lunch at a mountain restaurant. Reach high vantage points easily and quickly cover miles of alpine scenery.

FREE in Morzine and Les Gets, ice skating is very popular with our guests and lots of fun. An Olympic size indoor ice rink at the Parc des Dérêches provides skates and is a great laugh!All our resorts have FREE access to lakes for wild swimming and kids games with sunbathing beaches and activities, like kayaking, paddleboarding, pedalo and kids games.

Sailing

Climbing

Fitness Clubs

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Beginners can get on the water and start sailing a catamaran solo… immediately! The learning curve is made easy with light winds. A FREE activity for guests in Tignes. Val d’isere is also FREE as well but req’s a £5 transport fee.

Climbing Walls are a great place to start climbing, or to hone your skills in safety with crash mats below. Designed for all levels: beginner to expert. Entry is FREE in Val d’isere or low cost in other resorts (£5)Our FREE Fitness Clubs run from our main hotels in Morzine (les Gets) where you can join a morning jog, stretch and relax sessions, Paddleboarding and other fun and sociable activities.

Bike Pump Tracks

Road Biking

Acroland

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A FREE to use, most resorts have Pump Tracks for bikers wanting to practice in a safe environment by pumping around banked corners, humps and flowing obstacles. Great for getting the hang of one of our Pro Bikes.

The Alps are just as famous for their road cycling routes as for their mountain bike trails. We have a fleet of Specialized road bikes which are offered as a free.FREE access to Acroland in Tignes & Val d’isere* for some of the crasiest adrenaline-activities in the Alps. Situated on Tignes lake try acro bungee, giant water slide, water jumps and the (in)famous Blob jump. *Val d’isere requires day trip (£5), but then free access.


Other Great Activities

Canyoning

Paragliding

Hydro Speeding

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A seriously ADDICTIVE sport! Available for everyone, this is the art of hiking, climbing, scrambling or rappelling oneself to the bottom of a river canyon, with water falls, slides and big rock pools along the way. From €50 p/per.

Rather like Paragliding, this is one of our most popular ‘add-on activities’ which guests choose to upgrade to. Flights are with an instructor and the feeling is sensational! From €70 p/per.An alternative to White Water rafting, but riders descend the rapids on a beefed up body board, rather like a floating toboggan! You can learn to surf the swells, ride the rocks and  perform 360  spins! From €30 p/per.

Rock Climbing

Waterski & Wakeboard

Via Ferrata

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Rock Climbing with an instructor is also popular. Kids and adults absolutely love it and you can even learn abseiling techniques. Climbing is very addictive. Most resorts have FREE Climbing walls.From €30 p/per.

Not just skiing and boarding but a fantastic day out on Lake Geneva in a big speed boat! Our Water ski and Wakeboard activity are very popular. Available in Morzine & Les Gets, beginners are welcome. From €50 p/per.

A popular variation on climbing, Via Ferrata are high mountain routes with fixed climbing aids: wire ropes, rungs, pegs, ladders, and bridges. Led by an instructor this is a very unique way to experience the Alps!From €45 p/per.

Summer Ski & Snowboard

Horse & Pony Riding

River Duckies/Hot Dogging

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Tignes has Europe’s highest and best summer glacier for skiing and boarding – open from June to mid August. Beginner lessons are available. Plus FREE ski/board hire for our Tignes guests only, for 1 day. Liftpass fr €27 p/day

All resorts have outdoor pools and leisure centres. Expect giant slides, kids games, bouncy castle, spa with Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and wellness suite. And a beach area for sunbathing!

A two-man inflatable canoe that follows the same route as a white water raft. You have a lot more participation but more of a thrilling ride down as the boats are fast and maneuverable.

Day Trip: Chamonix

Segway

GPS Treasure Hunting

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Our popular day trips are organised locally. A trip to Chamonix, Home to Europe’s highest mountain (Mont Blanc) and  famous mountain town. Try a trip up the Aguile Midi (highest cable car) and the Glacier Train and Ice caves. From Morzine & Les Gets, from €15p/per

Segway are stand-up electric bikes and rented locally for adults and children age 8+ to cruise around the valley floor trails, town centre and roads. Lots of fun, especially in a family or small group. From €35 p/per

A new generation of treasure hunt using a GPS. Go in search of hidden treasures on the hiking trails, in caves, on summits, and spot the wildlife. Great social half day activity for all ages!

 Crazy Airbag

Blob Jumping

Giant Water slide

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FREE for Tignes and Val’disere* guests. The Crazy Airbag is another off beat but high octane activity for all ages 10 +. Immense fun watching friends jump from hgh places onto this giant inflatable bag. *Val d’isere requires day trip (£5),

FREE for Tignes and Val’disere* guests. The “Jumper” jumps from a platform on a giant air cushion and hurls the “Blobber” up into the air and down into the Lake!  *Val d’isere requires day trip (£5),

FREE for Tignes and Val’disere* guests. This fast-paced water slide really scores high on the silliness scale! Hurtle down a steep slide and fly off the lip, into the air and down into the lake. *Val d’isere requires day trip (£5),

 Pedalo

 Quad Biking

The Luge

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Our resort lakes offer Pedalos for FREE use which are great for messing around in the sun. And for all ages. Small charge for Morzine & Les Gets

Offered from  Val d’siere and Tignes and set around a course for juniors and adults. 30min to 1hr 30 min run-time, dep on course booked. From €30 p/per

The Luge is lots of fun for all ages! It can be as fast, (or slow), as you dare to go…. Each Luge has a hand brake to control the speed of the car as it rides down a pipe-line track. From €3-4 per go

Waterball/WoW Balls

Trampolines

Soft Play Toys

Zorbing/Waterball

Trampolining

 Soft play

Walk on water (WoW) balls allow you to do the impossible…walking on water. These giant sized Water balls are akin to Zorbing on the lake…great fun! In Tignes and Val’d only. From €20 p/per.

Full size tramps’ are FREE to use in Tignes & Val d’isere and a small charge in  Morzine-Les Gets. It doesn’t matter what age you are, Trampolining on full size tramps is a buzz! That sudden moment of weightlessness, quickly performing tricks you never thought possible…

All resorts have excellent out door soft play areas with lots of weird and wonderful obstacles such as bouncy castle and an array of inflatables, including a giraffe, panda and ball pool. And all under a beautiful mountain back drop. From €5 for 30 mins

Biker Airbag

Worlds Longest Zip line

Skate Parks

Bike Airbag

Zip line/Worlds Longest Zipline

Free Skate parks

Most resorts have a FREE to use bikers airbag, and is great for learning new trick. Now everyone can practice those front flips, spins and rockets with a feeling of…urr… safety!

The Fantasticable in Morzine is the World’s longest Zip wire. Fly along in a harness at almost 100 km/h and 240 meters above the valley. Two cables: One is 1200m, the other 1325m long! From €22 p/per

Skate parks are open for all ages for bikers, scooters and boards. Quarter pipe, ramps, fun boxes and rails.FREE to use.

Hot Air Ballooning

Paintball

Helicopter Flights

Hot Air Balloon

Paint Ball

Helicopter Rides

Allow a whole day for this activity! From €190 you can enjoy the Alps at its best from high up in the sky in a hot air balloon. Flights are weather dependant but available if you ask our reps on arrival. Great fun for all ages!

Sociable and great fun! Shoot your friends and your family as you career around an assault course! From €25 p/per

Take to the skies in a helicopter and see the alps like never before. View wildlife, learn from a guide and have an experience like no other.

Model Racing

Mountain Boarding

Golf

Model Racing

Mountain Boarding

Golf

Model racing provides a fun and family-friendy activity for all to enjoy! From very low cost, Tigne sonly €5-7 per go

Mountain boarding is lots of fun using the lift system to cover miles and get to higher altitude trails. Experts will have tracks, jumps to use and beginners will enjoy the easier courses.

Excellent 18 hole and 9 hole courses offer stunning views and great golf.

Air Rifle Shooting

 

Air Rifle Shooting

Great for all ages and abilities, and is offered for free with our Active Packs in Tignes and Val D’Isere. After being taught the basics compete with friends to see who has the best shot!


6th May 2016
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