8am: Wake up with hot water and lemon.
8.30-10am: Morning yoga practice.
10.00am: Brunch served with cold press juices.
11am-5pm: Time for activities – Walking, hiking, climbing or just relaxing in the chalet. Massage and other holistic treatments on offer.
6pm-7.30pm: Evening yoga practice.
Each day we have something exciting in store for you
Day 1: Day hike with packed lunch to 1500m – to gauge the level of the group and get up high – enjoy a wild swim
Day 2: Day trip to Les 2 Alps, or day off and relax at the chalet, go for a walk from the chalet.
Day 3: Day hike with packed lunch to 2000m to see Le Pic Blanc – enjoy a wild swim.
Day 4: Day trip to Alp d'Huez, or day off and relax at the chalet, go for a walk from the chalet.
Day 5: Sunrise Yoga up the mountain followed by early morning hike and afternoon to relax or go paragliding.
Day 6: White water rafting, mountain biking, swimming or shopping Briancon (Medieval town) day off, treatments.
Day 7: Home time.
Please note that this schedule is all optional – it is your holiday so you can be as active or relaxed as you like. If you feel like you need a day off to relax at the chalet, have a hot tub and sauna, a snooze and a massage then do it.
Add-ons (Not included in the cost)
2 daytime hikes with packed lunch are included in the price, but there are another 2-3 optional hikes throughout the week with a guide and packed lunch. Taking you to glacial lakes for wild swimming, waterfalls and stunning views of snow capped Pic Blanc. €25 for the day.
White water rafting takes place daily and trips are easily arranged. The standard route takes in two grade 4 rapids and two grade 3s and costs €68.
Hydrospeeding is available for the the adrenaline junkies on the Isère river which is €65.
(Also known as paragliding) is possible here with the most stunning views of the mountains. This costs €90.
It’s a mountain biker’s paradise in the local area, with a lift system operating in the summer. You can carry your bike up and have lots of down-hill adventures. We have routes written out and mapped up on hand-out sheets for our guests, and bike hire can be arranged.
On the days off from adventure, to relax and soothe with fantastic local therapists. Massage treatments are £38 for 30 minutes or £65 for 1 hour?
There is an Olympic sized pool in Bourg St Maurice which we can arrange lifts to get to, and a fresh water lake nearby, complete with sandy beach and cafe.
Guide your own hikes
The hiking trails around Auris are easily accessible on foot and the hiking maps are excellent – So plan a hike, choose the level and off you go! They can last for as little as 2 hours or up to 6 hours, it’s up to you. More information is sent out before the holiday starts with an itinerary so that you can choose what you would like to do.