Airport Transfers to and from La Giettaz
TransferFix is an easy to use online service which allows you to compare all transfer services between La Giettaz and all the airports that service La Giettaz. You can choose among a low cost shared airport transfer, a private one or a premium private luxury limousine transfer.
The comparison service of TransferFix provides you with real-time availability and pricing, and you can book and buy your preferred service in two quick and easy steps.
And you don’t have to worry about any additional cost! The carrier companies are obliged by contract to offer the same prices in TransferFix as they do on their own website.
Transferfix is available, not only in La Giettaz, but in many other resorts. Compare and book airport transfers with TransferFix, in many alpine resorts, such as Les Houches, Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, Megève, Combloux, Vallorcine or Morillon.
See all the other alpine resorts in which TransferFix operates.
Journey Times & Distances from Airports to La Giettaz
Transferfix compares services within the tourism sector and it allows for a selection of a service, order a service or pay for it, online and directly to the licensed transportation provider.
Shared Transfers to and from La Giettaz
Shared transfers are an excellent low-cost option. You will be taken to, or from your hotel, chalet or apartment, no matter where you are staying in La Giettaz. You will be sharing the vehicle with other people who will be collected from or dropped off at different locations in La Giettaz.
You might have to wait for more passengers at the airport or you might have to wait for other passengers to be dropped off in La Giettaz before you, thus your journey time might slightly increase. However, you will always be notified in due time of your actual pick-up time.
On the other hand, there is always the likelihood that you get lucky, with all passengers coming off the same flight or from flights landing within minutes of each other. Or drop-offs in La Giettaz might be close to each other or you might be the first to be dropped-off in La Giettaz.
Either way, the shared transfer experience requires a bit of “give and take” and a relaxed attitude from all passengers.
TransferFix offers shared transfers to and from La Giettaz all year long.
TransferFix is in the process of contracting with all of the carriers so that you might be able to benefit from transportation on the next available mini-bus.
By choosing a seat in a shared vehicle you save money and leave a lower carbon trail.
Private transfers to and from La Giettaz
TransferFix provides a private transfer booking service from many different airports to La Giettaz all year long.
When you book your private transfer online, you receive an instant confirmation via e-mail or text message and your driver will meet you at the airport.
With TransferFix and a private ride to or from La Giettaz, you can enjoy the privacy of a taxi service while paying less money than a premium luxury limousine service.
About La Giettaz
La Giettaz is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.
This traditional Savoyard mountain village has been hosting sports tourism since the 20th century.
The resort labeled Green Station, is today attached to the Portes du Mont-Blanc area, straddling Savoie and Haute-Savoie. Authentic and full of charm, it thus offers an idyllic setting for the practice of winter or summer sports.
La Giettaz has turned to novelty and managed to become one of the most popular ski resorts in France while remaining respectful of its traditions and its traditional French village charm.
Besides being a modern and renowned ski resort, La Giettaz is also a modern and attractive summer destination, with many outdoor activities, ranging from mountain biking to hiking.
Skiing in La Giettaz
The Resort is located in the Aravis mountains, at an altitude of 1002 metres above sea level, between La Clusaz and Megève.
La Giettaz offers a large ski area linked to Jaillet de Megève and Combloux to make up Evasion Mont Blanc, plus a whole range of activities and entertainment which are characteristic of the village's friendly atmosphere.
A medium sized ski resort suitable for intermediate level. with more than one hundred kilometers of slopes most often classified as red.
The resort offers to skiers an impressive 850 metres (2790 feet) of vertical descent.
La Giettaz has 18 ski pistes and 8 ski lifts (1 chair lift and 7 surface lifts).
This French ski school in La Giettaz offers ski and snowboard courses for all ages.
Hiking in La Giettaz
La Giettaz and the Aravis massif are a paradise for walking and hiking enthusiasts.
There are many hiking trails in La Giettaz, here you can find your own level from beginner to seasoned hiker.
You will pass through some of the most amazing scenery, discover picturesque mountain views, and enjoy unrestricted views of the Aravis, Beaufortain and Mont-Blanc.
There a map of the hikes in the Aravis on sale for 5€ and the Tourist Office also welcomes everyone for free consultation and tips.
During summertime, rafting or white water rafting is one of the most exciting ways of spending the time, especially since it is available to almost everyone, regardless of their prior experience.
La Giettaz is a family-friendly resort. A few activities for the familles here below:
Farm visit at the Gardette Farm: local cheeses, Fresh reblochon and tomme are available to buy in the shop, as well as local wines, homemade jams and honey.
Museum a la Rencontre du Passé: a small museum located in an old house in the centre of the village, preserves and explains the way families lived, worked and played in this part of the Alps for hundreds of years.
Other activitiy in La Giettaz is the 4S Les Portes du Mont-Blanc toboggan so that both parents and children can have an amazing time.
- Aravis Snow trail: every last weekend of the season, the resort hosts a pedestrian race on groomed snow.
- Aravis Bike Tour: a week in June focused on cycling and its pleasures.
- Gourmet walk in the mountain pastures: The first Friday of the July holidays takes place the gourmet walk in the mountain pastures (with presentation of heritage in all its forms).
- Z'arts en fête: Around 20 July it is possible to attend this festival of circus arts, theater and music.
- La Fête des Alpages: offers its activities every year on 15th August.
- "Unusual Pauses" take place in January, March, July and August and are highlighting heritage in an original and unique way.
Read everything about La Giettaz on the La Giettaz Tourist Office's webpage.