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Stars in the eyes!

Nordic Christmas with the family


Discover a huge playground in Les Aravis and make the most of this time of year to enjoy some unique family moments!

The "Nordic Family Christmas" holiday is a clever mix of activities in the great outdoors - cross-country skiing, snowshoe trekking, biathlon, igloo building...

A special programme for the Christmas holidays, with stars in the eyes for young and old alike!

8 days / 7 nights.
From Saturday for dinner to the following Saturday after lunch.

Wellness & spa
Full board catering
Supervision of monitors
Supervision of guides
Ski bus
Evening events
Equipment for the activity

Afternoon: Welcome at the end of the afternoon. Rooms available from 4pm.
Evening: Presentation of the stay followed by a welcome drink.

Morning: Distribution of equipment and free time.
Afternoon: Introduction to the group and instructor. Discovery of the activity, first contact with snow and snow sports, to get the holiday off to a good start.
Evening : dinner and special evening 

Monday - Tuesday - Thursday - Friday
Morning, afternoon or full day
Ski or hike with snowshoes between adults, depending on your preferences and the level of the group!
Children will enjoy a variety of activities with their friends !

Morning: Free morning. Possibility of visiting the Reblochon market in Le Grand Bornand.
Afternoon: Special family activities
Evening: Night-time snowshoe walk under the stars.

Morning: Free, stay ends after lunch.
* Possibility of free skiing on Saturday morning.

The programme is given as a guide only. To vary the pleasures, the guides are free to use their imagination and suggest new itineraries. Situations beyond our control may also lead us to modify the day's itineraries and activities (weather, level of participants, group safety, etc.).


L'Auberge Nordique has several minibuses at its disposal to get to the starting point of the hikes, but some trips may occasionally be made with the participants' cars.

Important: in winter, in the mountains, the temperature differences can be significant. It is important to bring warm and waterproof clothing.

The price includes:
✓ Full board accommodation from Sunday for lunch to the following Saturday after lunch.
✓ Bathroom linen.
✓ Supervision of the chosen activities by state-qualified professionals (instructors or mountain guides), from Sunday 2.30 pm to Friday 5 pm (Wednesday morning free).
✓ Evening entertainment on certain days of the week.
✓ The ski-bus " Auberge Nordique - Le Grand Bornand ".
✓ Full cross-country ski equipment (Salomon SNS Pilot / Prolink standard) or TSL snowshoes.

The price does not include:
✓ The membership card of 6€.
✓ The tourist tax of 0.80€ (2023 rate - awaiting 2024 rate) per night and per adult over 18 years old.
✓ Drinks and extras.
✓ Transport from your place of residence.
✓ Nordic Pass for cross-country skiing sessions.

More about ...

The Auberge Nordique

The Auberge Nordique, located in the Aravis mountains in the resort of Le Grand-Bornand, is a premium holiday village.
We offer all-inclusive holidays to suit all tastes and levels.

Full board, don't worry about anything, we organise your holiday!

Take advantage of professional quality supervision, tasty local cuisine, quality accommodation to enjoy sporting moments and moments of relaxation and well-being.
Friendliness, sharing and environmental and territorial commitments are our watchwords.

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Confort or Premium ?

Our rooms

Have you chosen an activity? Now choose your room to make the most of your full-board stay in the mountains! 

Our century-old chalet, typical of Le Grand-Bornand, has been completely renovated and we now offer top of the range rooms. Choose between Comfort and Premium roomq. 

Alone? You can also choose to share your room to reduce costs, just like in a real Auberge! 

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For the activities (per person):
✓ Light hat.
✓ 2 pairs of gloves
✓ Warm trousers Wind Stopper style + 1 pair of lighter trousers.
✓ Several pairs of socks.
✓ Waterproof rainwear, 1 Goretex windbreaker and 1 fleece jacket or 1 heavy jumper.
✓ Hiking shoes with spiked soles.
✓ Valid identity card or passport.
✓ Backpack (20-30 litres) for the day's belongings and picnic.
✓ Large plastic bag or 1 over-bag to protect your backpack.
✓ Water bottle holder, water bottle or CamelBak (minimum 1L container).
✓ Pocket knife, cutlery and reusable cup for picnics.
✓ A pair of highly protective sunglasses (CE rating 3 or 4 essential).
✓ Tube of sun cream and lip stick, with a high sun protection factor.
✓ Camera and pair of binoculars (optional).

For the evenings:
✓ A change of clothes.
✓ Indoor shoes or a pair of slippers.
✓ Swimsuit and bath sheet - or bathrobe - mandatory to access the wellness area.

Think about your pharmacy:
✓ Your usual medicines.
✓ Painkillers, preferably paracetamol.
✓ Adhesive or elastic tape (Elastoplast type, 6cm wide).
✓ Sets of adhesive dressings and disinfectant pads.
✓ Double skin (anti-ampulla dressings).

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