Blue Ocean Activities > activity-weekend-in-the-french-alps
After many years of providing high quality outdoor adventures throughout Wales we are now offering our fantastic and exhilarating outdoor experiences in the stunning French Alps !
Our chosen location is Lac d’Annecy (Lake Annecy) which has all year round attractions and access to numerous water sports. With unrivalled scenery and 300 days of sunshine each year it’s the perfect place to be, summer or winter!
Friday Day 1 – Arrive in Lake Annecy
Saturday Day 2 – Canyoning
No previous experience is required to take part in this Canyoning journey, which involves jumping and sliding into plunge pools, abseiling down waterfalls and hurtling down natural water slides. Your professional Canyoning guides will lead you on a journey where you will discover superb scenery in magnificent surroundings. The Canyon routes are within close proximity to Annecy and include: Angon, Pont du Diable, le Grenant & le Doria waterfalls.
Sunday Day 3 – High Mountain Adventure (Via Ferrata)
This High Mountain Adventure provides the opportunity to access areas of the mountain that would normally be accessible by experienced climbers only. Known locally as Via Ferrata this activity is a combination of walking and climbing. Attached to a cabled network at all times, there are a variety of ladders, rope bridges, steep pathways, and traverses to challenge you. This is a unique activity that is accessible to everyone, as long as you’ve got a head for heights!
Monday Day 4 – Fly home
* option to add additional nights and extend this trip giving you the chance to explore this beautiful area