At the heart of the Upper-Giffre, enter into the superb town with its stone houses.
Welcome to Samoëns, a village resort classified as a historical landmark, with its famous “Big Linden tree” which is over 570 years old!
In Samoëns, witness a vibrant and genuine Alpine culture, only 8 minutes from the Grand Massif’s hiking area and MTB trails.
Samoëns is home to the “Mourmé”, stonecutters and inventors of a unique language, whose works founded their reputation across Europe in the Middle Ages. A heritage-listed ancestral town, Samoëns reveals its story to you through its streets, houses and sculptures.
For those interested, organised visits are organised by Savoy Heritage Tour Guides.
Another place of interest: the Botanic Garden… In the centre of the village, make a detour through this timeless setting, full of history and a unique atmosphere.