Popular Lettings in Vosges
Highlights in Vosges
- Ski resorts
- Green tourism
- Rich local cuisine
- Activities dedicated to children
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Holiday rentals and lettings in the Vosges
In the Vosges, wood has naturally established itself as a material of choice in the construction of houses. This noble material is found both on the exterior facades and inside the homes. Mountain chalets, renovated sheepfolds or recent houses: all have a touch of wood here and there. This rustic decoration harmoniously blends modern comfort and authenticity, creating a warm and pleasant feeling. In both summer and winter, mountain accommodation is perfect for a family holiday, a last-minute getaway or a nature weekend. In the heart of the resorts, for winter sports stays, it is the rentals that have the coast. Close to shops and restaurants, they combine the advantages. Balconies, ski lockers, parking facilities, access to the slopes are all criteria for choosing the right seasonal rental
Holidays in the Vosges
Location and orientation
Located in the Grand Est region, the Vosges is one of the most wooded departments in France. They take their name from the Vosges Massif, which occupies most of the territory. Between breathtaking landscapes, forests and mountains as far as the eye can see, protected natural parks or thrilling activities, the Vosges are synonymous with a stay at vert !
Destination for nature lovers
Alternating between small villages full of charm and wild nature, the Vosges department is an ideal destination to recharge your batteries and enjoy the fresh air. Hiking and walking trails are numerous and accessible to all levels. From a simple digestive walk to a hike lasting several hours, there is necessarily a path made for vous ! The Route des Crêtes is one of the most famous routes in the Vosges. Created during the First World War, it connects Cernay to Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines and offers breathtaking panoramas. For 88 km, you will have the opportunity to admire the most typical landscapes of the Vosges: the mountain range of course, but also its passes, balloons, lakes and forests
Among the 20000km of hiking trails, the Vosges mountains have 8 GR, including the GR5 which links the Netherlands to Nice.
Top 5 things to do
In winter and summer, La Bresse is the family ski resort by excellence ! And for good reason, there is something for everyone: skiing among the fir trees, hiking in the mountains, snowshoeing, but also bike park and mountain bike. For the little adventurers, don't miss Schlitte Mountain, the famous rail sled. With a course still alternating loops, turns, waves, jumps and twists at 340°, the sensations are garanties ! Don't worry, sleds are equipped with backrests and seat belts.Discover Gérardmer and its city centre
The city of Gérardmer alone brings together the entire ecosystem of the Vosges: a ski resort, a chairlift, a lake with a beach and many hiking trails. For an overview, go to the Merelle Observatory, a tower entirely made of concrete and wood that offers a breathtaking view of the lake and its surroundings. Be careful with the vertigo all the same: 90 steps separate you from the summit, which culminates at 15 metres high. Don't forget to stroll through the small pedestrian streets of the city centre, and stroll between craft shops, typical restaurants and small terraces. Do you want a souvenir ? The Linvosges household linen brand is a Living Heritage Company, and perfectly combines quality, know-how and French traditionExplore the Vosges Balloons Regional Nature Park
Located around the Hautes-Vosges massif, the Balloons des Vosges nature park is one of the largest in France. If it is inhabited and dotted with many villages, it also shelters a wild and exotic nature. Go hiking on one of its many trails, and observe the wildlife: falcons, lynx, deer, deer, deer, foxes or even many birds that inhabit its protected areas. The landscapes are not to be outdone, with forests, valleys, plateaus, numerous lakes, ponds and rivers scattered over its 2700 km.Have fun at Fraispertuis Park
Located in Jeanménil, in the heart of the Vosges forest, the Fraispertuis park is a family theme park, essentially centred around the Far West. Today it has more than 30 attractions and four restaurants. Voted best French family park in 2004, it will delight young and old alike with its flagship attractions: La Cavalerie, Le Cactus, or Les Sombreros. For the hot summer days, head for the attractions aquatiques ! Try your luck on the River of Adventure, or return to childhood with Pirates AttackDiscover the culinary specialities
It is impossible to ignore culinary specialities during a visit to the Vosges. Cheese lovers, this department is made for vous ! The most famous is obviously Munster, and its derivative product: Maître Courroy's Munster cream. It is cooked in a thousand and one ways in the city of Gérardmer, but also throughout the department. Thus, you can find it in an alternative recipe of the tartiflette, the Munstiflette. Candies are also a great reference in the Vosges. Cooked in copper cauldrons and flavoured with fir bud, violet or poppy, the flavours of these strong candies are almost infinite. Note that a visit to both factories is possible: a great idea for a gourmet outing!