Guide to Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Outdoor Fun in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

The Auvergne Rhone Alpes region consists of two former regions merged into one new wide and super wild region. Rhône-Alpes offers an overwhelming choice for sports enthusiasts; family skiing, interconnecting slopes, cross-country skiing and new snowsports, all served up with magnificent scenery. In the summer, the mountains are just as alluring.

Right at the heart of France is the Auvergne, an exceptional rugged part of the nation’s countryside where the Central Massif’s unmistakable geological features make a statement and its intriguing history stretches way back to the Celts, the Romans and much further.

This region is composed of thirteen departments; they are Ain, Allier, Ardèche, Cantal, Drôme, Haute Loire, Savoie, Haute-Savoie, Isère, Loire, Puy de Dôme, Rhône and the Métropole de Lyon.

The Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of France is a vast and diverse region, encompassing everything from the snow-capped peaks of the Alps to the rolling hills of the countryside to the vibrant city of Lyon. It is a region of wild beauty and endless possibilities, offering something for everyone, from outdoor enthusiasts to history buffs to foodies.

In the winter, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is a winter sports paradise, with some of the best ski resorts in the world. In the summer, the mountains are just as inviting, with endless opportunities for hiking, biking, camping, and fishing. You can also visit charming villages, explore historic castles, and sample the region's delicious food and wine.

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is also a region with a rich history and culture. The city of Lyon is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and there are many historic towns and villages to explore throughout the region. You can also visit museums, art galleries, and ancient ruins.

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is an attractive region to invest in property for several reasons. The region is a popular tourist destination, thus providing a strong rental market for property owners. In addition, with a number of businesses and industries located in the region, it offers ample job opportunities. Finally, the region boasts of breath-taking natural beauty and an exceptional quality of life, making it an ideal place to settle down.

Click on the links below to learn about each department and see details and images of properties in that specific department. Learn about the most popular winter ski resorts in the Alps and see all our properties in the Auvergne Rhone-Alpes region.
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Properties in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Ref: MFH-ALPM4667202
€488,000 incl. estate agent's fee
House for Sale
Alpe D'Huez, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
  • 1 Bed
€1,462,800 incl. estate agent's fee
Chalet for Sale
Morzine, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
  • 6 Beds
Nothing to do
Ref: MFH-ALPC1709
€806,000 incl. estate agent's fee
NEW Apartment for Sale
Les Menuires, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths