Are you still hesitating?

This summer, we need to get some fresh air! Choosing to come to Praz de Lys Sommand and the villages of Mieussy and Taninges is choosing quality time with your family in the great outdoors, far from the crowded beaches!
Are you still not sure? Right, we bet you’ll have made up your mind in 3…2…1…

MAV Gilles Piel (9) Lac de Roy en famille - Praz de Lys Sommand - Gilles Piel

1- Activities for your family

Sport, heritage, gastronomy

Croq'Alp - Mieussy - Thomas Garcia

in Praz de Lys Sommand, Taninges and Mieussy, there are activities for the whole family.

From walks to hikes, alongside the river or up along the mountain passes on a bicycle, treasure hunts to discover heritage sites or the very latest exhibitions… From the little ones to granny and grandad, everyone will find something to do!

Notre top 5 des activités

Agenda and events

Fatscoot - Praz de Lys Sommand

The team at the Tourist Office has something planned for families every day. Take full advantage!


2- Calm and simplicity

In Praz de Lys Sommand, you can hear the marmots while out walking in the cool mornings, go on a bike ride to the sound of the cowbells later in the day, and enjoy the sunset facing Mont-Blanc in the evening, all in just one day. It’s the perfect place to relax and adopt the slow pace of the mountains!

Claire Mère de Famille et vacancière à Praz de Lys Sommand depuis 3 ans
Balade en famille Praz de Lys Sommand - Gilles Piel

3- Growing up in the blink of an eye

Here, children are free. You aren’t likely to see many cars up on our plateaus so they can go off on an adventure in complete safety! They can build dens, pick flowers, explore nature, often the little adventurers get a taste of a new life here and don’t want to leave… Be aware that you might not recognise them when it’s time to go home!

4- All the must-sees of the region are less than an hour’s drive away

Do you like exploring?
Here, you are less than an hour’s drive away from all the unmissable sights of the department!

Touristic road

Paysages - Praz de Lys Sommand

Cirque du Fer à Cheval


Cascade du Rouget


Lac Bleu


Bourg historique de Samoëns



5- Holidays at affordable prices



Not far from home

Village de Mieussy - Thomas Garcia

Praz de Lys Sommand and our villages of Taninges and Mieussy are only 2 hours from Lyon and Grenoble so you can get a complete change of scenery without the extortionate transport costs.



Hébergement - Praz de Lys Sommand

In the summer, you can find accommodation at affordable prices! Hotels, guesthouses, furnished rentals, campsites… There’s something for everyone.