The famous ski resorts Megève and Chamonix are located in Haute Savoie - Upper Savoy. This area is located in the northernmost part of the Alps in France. From Chamonix, you have a marvellous and spectacular view of Mont Blanc, with 4,810 meters the highest mountain in the beautiful Alps. In total Haute Savoie - Upper Savoy has 1,500 km of groomed slopes on 750 runs. The region Haute Savoie - Upper Savoy has a few top ski resorts. In the region Mont Blanc you will find the ski resorts Megève, Les Contamines-Montjoie, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Les Houches, Saint-Gervais-Mont-Blanc and Argentière. In the region Chablais you will find ski resorts such as Avoriaz 1800, Abondance, Châtel and Morzine. In the Aravis mountain range, the ski resorts Manigod, Saint-Jean-de-Sixt and Le Grand-Bornand are located. Chamonix is part of winter sports history. Here the first World Olympics were held. Of course you will also find lots of additional winter sports activities. With cross-country skiing, freeriding, snowshoeing, winter hiking, ice skating and tobogganing, there is something for everyone.