Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Meribel1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Meribel with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Meribel areaThis Meribel map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Meribel and surroundings
France - moving around the countryThe second most important airport in France is the airport called Orly. It is also located in Paris, about 14 kilometers to the south. It is worth noting that the local authorities have organized a bus service from the airport to northern Charles de Gaulle. There are several terminals on the territory of this airport that are fully operational. A comfortable relaxation area and a place where you can enjoy snacks are also available. Another pleasant airport which is ranked third in France in terms of passenger traffic is Nice Cote d’Azur. So far, it only has two terminals. The next important airport in France is Marseille Provence, which is located 30 kilometers from the city of Marseille. … Open
Overview of festivals and celebrations in FranceAlso great celebrations take place on Easter; this holiday is one of the most important Christian holidays in the country. The main service takes place in the most famous French church - the Notre Dame Cathedral. On May 8, the French celebrate the day of liberation from fascism; the feast was established on the day of the complete surrender of fascist Germany. France took an active part in the battles. For a long time, it was in occupation, and therefore for locals is a special holiday and a day of remembrance of the victims of the war. On November 11 at 11 o'clock in the country a minute of silence begins in memory of the victims of the First World War. On this day they remember those who died on the battlefields. On May 30 is celebrated the Day of Saint Joan of Arc, which became a symbol of the resistance and independence of France. … Open
Photogallery of Meribel sights
Our guide to Meribel
Meribel for children - what to visit
Children would also like time spent at Spa Nuxe Kaila. Here, besides a pool, you can enjoy sauna and massage for adults (children are welcome too, however, they would rather prefer playing in the pool). Among other things, the interior is nicely decorated here. Another great facility of this kind is located in nearby Courchevel and is called Aquamotion Courchevel. Here, apart from pools appreciated by people of all … Open
Advices for travellers
3. The nearest international airport is located a hundred kilometers away from the resort. Buses to Meribel depart regularly from Chambéry, Lyon, Grenoble and Geneva airports. 4. Local ski trails become comfortable for skiing in the first half of December. The holiday season in Meribel lasts until April, however, the choice of ski pistes in spring is not as wide as in winter. 5. Travelers with children at … Open
Travel guide to Meribel
Meribel was founded in 1946, so there are no outstanding historical sights on its territory. During a walk through the resort, you can admire the picturesque wooden chalets, with some streets offering a splendid panoramic view of the city. One of the main symbols of the resort is the sports complex Olympic Center, which was built for the Olympics. After the sporting event, the complex remained and is now open for … Open
Traditions and mentality of Meribel
Despite the influence of modernity, inhabitants of the surrounding villages have not changed their lifestyle much over the past centuries. One of the main livelihoods for them is livestock and poultry farming, as well as crop growing. In the warmer months, Meribel guests will have a chance to visit local farms where they breed cows and goats, as well as produce high-quality dairy products. In the past, hunting was … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
At Meribel restaurants, fish lovers have the opportunity to try traditional lake fish specialties. Chefs prepare delicious dishes from pike, perch and trout, and lake salmon is served in upscale restaurants. Fish restaurants also offer fantastic crayfish, which is customarily served with interesting sauces. The real pride of regional cuisine is cheeses, some of which have been produced on local farms for over … Open
Attractions and active leisure
Nearby is another first-class wellness center that fights against musculoskeletal system disorders - Thermes de Salins les Bains. It would be of interest even to those who do not suffer from serious diseases. This thermal complex became very popular among families. It has healing mineral springs, the water of which is used to fill the pools and jacuzzi. A good on-site restaurant and many relaxation areas allow … Open