Activities in the area

Several hiking paths start from your chalet, and it is just 5-10 minutes away from 4 skiing resorts for down-hill – cross-country – snow-boarding – biathlon –, and from the Carthusian monks’ head office, the famous Grande Chartreuse. You may know the film "Le grand Silence" by Philip Gröning.

Hiking - Trekking

The holiday home is situated at the foot of numerous walking, cycling, horse-riding and snowshoes itineraries that invite you to discover this area of the Alps.

Accommodation situated on

  • The Pilgrims’ Way of Assise - from Vézelay (central France) to Assise (central Italy near Rome)
  • The Hiking Itinerary linking Farmers’ accommodations in the Alps around Grenoble, Randos paysannes
  • The French Hiking Federation, FFR

Nature, hiking and cycling lovers welcome!

Horse-riding itineraries: Cheval Vert-Isère.

Choose a special theme for your customised journey






To benefit from discounts and advantages with numerous partners, use the Chartreuse+ card available at the gîte

  • "Mountain Sports": 20% discount for climbing, canyoning, via ferrata, via corda, caving and mountaineering activities.


In partnership with Vertical A(d)venture, a team of professional instructors and guides who will let you discover the best sites in the area.

 Also nearby:


3 restaurants (5-10 minutes’ walk),

Vegetable and fruit farm, museums, sledging & skiing slopes (10 minutes’ walk),

Outdoor swimming pool, bike-park, tennis (2km),

Wellness area (sauna, Nordic bathes, massage…), trailing station (Vertical, Raidlight), shopping facilities (3km),

Climbing spots (5km),

Via ferratas, treetop Adventure Park, lake (13-18km).

Come back to your origins

3 Stars Holiday Home Le cheval d'Or

1000 ft2 for 5-7 persons in the Alps

2 rooms, terrace, garden, covert garage.

Full kitchen equipment, baby equipment, library, free wifi.

Trouble-free arrival: towels at your disposal, beds ready.

Families, hikers & bikers welcome.

Animals accepted (under condition): please contact us.