Between its lake and the mountains of the Massif des Ecrins, the town of Savines-le-Lac will provide you with a taste of all the delights of the southern Alps! You'll enjoy a fantastic holiday here, staying in an amazing natural setting!
The former village of Savines having been destroyed and flooded beneath the waters of the lake, the reconstructed town of Savines-le-Lac has '20th century heritage' status. This is a one-of-a-kind in France!
The southern Alps, their landscapes, their climate, 300 days of sunshine per year, and plenty more! These are the ingredients of your camping holiday in Savines-le-Lac. Whether it's in the lake or the mountains, there are just so many activities to enjoy and amazing things to discover here!
Positioned just beside Lac de Serre-Ponçon, the town of Savines-le-Lac is the perfect place for enjoying all sorts of different watersports, from sailing to wakeboarding, and not forgetting fishing and bathing with the family.
And people who are in a more contemplative frame of mind may like to just step aboard a leisure boat and go for a trip on the lake, or stroll along its shoreline to the Water and Power Museum.
During your camping holidays in Savines-le-Lac, you'll be able to discover - or rediscover - all sorts of physical activities and extreme sports. Horse riding, climbing, quadbiking, via ferrata, whitewater sports on the Durance and the Ubaye and plenty more! You'll find the range of choices amazing!
Just a few kilometres from Savines-le-Lac, the 'Demoiselles Coiffées' (the coiffed ladies) is an unmissable stop off during your stay: this is a highly impressive and spectacular natural phenomenon!
And finally, make the most of your holiday in Savines-le-Lac by trying some of the delicious local food of the southern Alpes, including ravioles dauphinoises and potato & cheese fritters. All sorts of culinary discoveries to be made!