trips planned by users
trips planned by users
Morzine trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Morzine is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of south-eastern France. A traditional market town in the heart of the Portes du Soleil, Morzine is dominated by chalets spread across a river gorge, bordered by partially wooded slopes allowing skiing in poor weather conditions. Situated at an altitude of 1000 m, it is one of the most northerly of the French Alpine resorts, and weatherwise benefits from the Mont Blanc microclimate. The locality enjoys panoramic mountain views and modern ski facilities, as well as hotels and restaurants in the town itself. The ski resort of Avoriaz is located on the territory of the commune.HistoryIn 1181, Morzine was a grange of Aulps Abbey, a Cistercian monastery 7 km away. In the Middle Ages, granges were agricultural centres from which the monks exploited their landscape and co-ordinated farming and industrial work. The grange was fundamental to the Cistercians' successful expansion and management of their mountain land. The granges supplied the monastery's food, clothing, utensils and building materials. The granges were manned by lay-brothers, who cultivated the lands and reared livestock. Morzine is in Portes du Soleil. Plan how to spend your time in Morzine and other destinations in France using our France online road trip planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Morzine
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Top tours near Morzine
Chamonix and Mont Blanc Day Trip from Geneva BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $110
Duration: 10 hours
Independent Chamonix and Mont Blanc Tour from Geneva BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $72
Duration: 6 to 10 hours
See all ›
Side trips from Morzine
Hidden gems in Morzine
Kid-friendly things to do in Morzine
Outdoors in Morzine
Places to visit with Morzine
Recently planned trips to Morzine
15 days in Morzine BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Morzine & Geneva BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA July, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Morzine BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Morzine BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, outdoors, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Morzine BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, outdoors, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 1 day in Morzine BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium