Cordon is a traditional mountain village nestled in the Aravis mountains of the Haute Savoie, facing the impressive chain of Mont-Blanc. It is situated at an intermediate level like the upper circle seats in a theatre, which is why it has become known as "the balcony of Mont-Blanc".
A small family resort in an enchanting and picturesque surroundings illustrating an authentic way of life. Cordon is an hours drive from Geneva, 15 minutes from Megeve and 30 minutes from Chamonix.
Cordon is an ideal place to invest if you are looking for an authentic, less internationally well known, small, family ski village. The proximity of the Espace Evasion ski area means that the skiing potential is vast, as long as you are prepared to drive 10-15 minutes to access Combloux or Megeve.
A family resort with 11 km of excellent pistes for all levels and opposite the grandiose panorama of Mont-Blanc.
A small friendly resort, attractive prices, and a beginners area with a rope-tow for children. The ski domain is made up of 6 drag lifts (1 beginner’s lift), covering 9 pistes :
5 red runs, 3 blue runs and 1 green run
A range of activities are offered on the slopes, especially on Wednesdays (programme available from the Tourist Office)
Around 40% of the domain is covered with artificial snow.
Summer in Cordon means peaceful strolls in the alpine meadows or adventurous outings on mountain bikes.
Participate in various activities or laze about the charm of this traditional village and of course its spectacular panorama means close proximity to many other exciting activities to discover.
The baroque church forms part of the 'Baroque Trail' of a series of churches in the area; www.pays-savoie-patrimoine.com