Le mot de l'expert

Flint tools dating back to 3,000BC were discovered here, demonstrating a long history of human habitation amid the snowy mountains and Alpine landscapes.


Par Train

The easiest way to get to St Gervais by train is via La Fayet staion, which is just 5km from St Gervais. Direct trains run from Paris into La Fayet and then once there you can the free shuttle bus, but you should book this 24 hours ahead.

Par Avion

St Gervais is very easy to access by air. Geneva airport is the best option and then you head up the A40 through Cluses. In total the journey takes around one hour (86km).

3 conseils d'initiés Saint-Gervais

GET - a ​steak at Le Galeta, a local favourite with fantastic locally sourced meat.
DO - a cooking class at Flocons de Sela, memorable experience for visitors.
SEE - the view from the Tramway du Mont-Blanc is stunning and worth a look.

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