Domaine de Chalain
Domaine de Chalain is a beautiful holiday park with a lakeside setting and direct access to a relaxing lakeside beach. The scenery is spectacular with the blue waters of the lake backed by the wooded Jura hills.
The on site pool complex will keep the whole family entertained with 3 pools, 5 lane waterslide and jacuzzi. For the more active there are sports facilities ranging from canoeing and basketball to football and tennis. You can also enjoy kayaking and pedalos on the lake.
For days out there are walking excursions and plenty of cycling trails right on the doorstep. Further afield you could visit the attractive town of Arbois.
Opening Dates: 29/04/2017 - 16/09/2017
Nearest Airport: Geneva (GVA) - 88km
Recommended Port: Calais - 675km
Direct Access to Lake: Direct Access
Nearest Town: Doucier - 3km
Try out fishing and archery on parc
A wonderful parc for walking and cycling
Attractions close to Domaine de Chalain
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Les Grottes de la Balme
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Maison de Louis Pasteur
Guided visit to discover the house where Louis Pasteur spent his childhood. The house has been retained exactly as it was in Pasteur's day
Touro Parc en Beaujolais
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Salins les Bains salt mines
Salt mines and thermal baths