The Savoy department is located in the mountains oh the Alps. Its administrative capital is Chambéry and is composed of almost 60,000 inhabitants.
it is considered as the kingdom of white gold ! Savoy offers everything you want and always satisfy the lovers of mountain, nature and alpine sports.
It is in this department that are located the prestigious winter sports resorts and ski areas among the most famous in the world: Val d'Isere, Tignes, Les Arcs, La Plagne, Courchevel, Meribel, Valmorel, Les Menuires Val Thorens, Les Saisies, Revard, ...
"La Route des Grandes Alpes", offers beautiful landscapes on the snowy peaks of the mountains and alpine meadows with grazing cows. You can contemplate mountain passes over 2000 meters.
Hydrotherapy is very developed and practiced in the Savoy region since the Antiquity. There are four main spa sites opened toda y: Aix-les-Bains, Challes-les-Eaux, Brides-les-Bains, La Léchère (Évian-les-Bains, Thonon-les-Bains and Saint-Gervais-les-Bains spas are located in Haute-Savoie).
Savoy is also renowned for its excellent gastronomic products and famous culinary specialties, synonymous with warm and friendly moments spent around a table such as "raclette", "tartiflette", "fondue".
Have a nice trip and do not eat to much!