Airport Transfers to and from Praz-sur-Arly
Transferfix is a great online service which allows you to compare all transfer services between Praz-sur-Arly and every airport which services Praz-sur-Arly. You can choose among a low-priced shared airport transfer, a private one or a premium private luxury limousine transfer.
The comparison service of Transferfix provides you with accurate availability and costs, and you can book and pay for your preferred service in two quick and easy steps.
And you do not have to concern worry about any additional costs! The carrier companies are contracted to offer the same prices in Transferfix as they do on their own website.
Transferfix is available, not only in Praz-sur-Arly, but in many other resorts. Compare and book airport transfers with Transferfix, in many alpine resorts, such as Megève, Les Houches, Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, Combloux or Morzine.
See all the other alpine resorts in which Transferfix operates.
Journey Times & Distances from Airports to Praz-sur-Arly
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 Praz-sur-Arly
Shared transfers are an excellent economical option. You will be taken to, or from your hotel, chalet or apartment, no matter where you are staying in Praz-sur-Arly. You will be sharing the vehicle with other people who will be collected from or dropped off at different locations in Praz-sur-Arly.
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 Praz-sur-Arly before you, therefore your journey time might slightly increase. Nonetheless, you will always be notified in due time of your actual pick-up time.
Otherwise, there is always the likelihood that you are fortunate, with all passengers coming off the same flight or from flights landing within minutes of each other. Or, drop-offs in Praz-sur-Arly might be close to one another or you might be the first to be dropped-off in Praz-sur-Arly.
Either way, the shared transfer experience requires a bit of “give and take” and a considerate attitude from all passengers.
Transferfix offers shared transfers to and from Praz-sur-Arly 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 Praz-sur-Arly
Transferfix runs private transfers from many different airports to Praz-sur-Arly 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 Praz-sur-Arly, you can enjoy the privacy of a taxi service while paying less money than a premium luxury limousine service.
Praz-sur-Arly is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.
Praz-sur-Arly has a rich history of over six centuries, with the first inhabitants establishing La Thona (La Tonnaz today) in 1375, which was followed by Réon (Rayon at the time) and Le Pratz, which is the centre of the village today.
The village saw the constructions of two chapels and one church - the Mary Magdalene Church - in the 17th century.
A school followed, together with the desire to gain independence from Megève, which was a long process finalized in 1907, when the Town Council, by Government decision, stated that Pratz de Megève should become Praz-sur-Arly.
Praz-sur-Arly is an ideal holiday destination, because of its numerous summer & winter activities, its serenity, its breathtaking scenery and the proximity to bigger resorts, such as Chamonix or Megève.
Praz-sur-Arly became renowned because of hot air ballooning, a rare and exceptional activity.
Skiing in Praz-sur-Arly
Praz-sur-Arly is a part of the relatively new Espace Diamant ski domain, which encompasses 192 km of slopes serviced by 85 ski lifts.
Located at an ideal altitude between the Beaufortain massif and the Val d'Arly, facing Mont Blanc, the Espace Diamant is an exceptional playground.
The Espace Diamant is the ideal ski domain for the whole family, as it has 30 green slopes, 67 blue, 49 red and 11 challenging black slopes.
The Espace Diamant ski area usually opens mid-December and closes at the beginning of April.
Praz-sur-Arly itself provides an impressive 35 km of pistes with 26 groomed trails, serviced by 11 lifts. Praz-sur-Arly is mainly suitable for beginners and intermediates, with 53% of ski slopes being classed as intermediate.
Praz-sur-Arly also offers a great off-piste circuit starting from the foot of the slopes, which will take you in the direction of the Cassioz and Megève.
Hot air ballooning
As a rare activity in the mountains, hot air ballooning is a must when in Praz-sur-Arly.
As the balloon flies over the Mont-Blanc massif, the Aravis Chain, the Beaufortain, and part of the Swiss and Italian Alps, the view from the balloon is absolutely fantastic.
Hot air ballooning in Praz-sur-Arly is possible in all four seasons and the resort always has a balloon company on the spot all year round.
There is a 7 meters high climbing tower in Belles Leisure Park, which is ideal for beginners.
For those who are seriously passionate about rock climbing, there are many climbing spots in cliffs around the foot of the Mont-Blanc.
In the summer, the Tourist Office organizes rock climbing initiation in partnership with the Megève Mountain Guides Office.
Entertainment for the whole family
Praz-sur-Arly is a very family friendly resort as it provides activities on a daily basis for the whole family, all year round.
Summer entertainment: make-up workshop, outdoor children's show, "discover the fauna" nature outing, football tournament, "musical cooking" workshop, etc.
Winter entertainment: make-up workshop, children's show, carpentry workshop, treasure hunt, different snow sports workshops, etc.