Tourism in Laye

Do you prefer small villages to big cities? Discover Laye, a picturesque village in the Hautes-Alpes. This typical village of the Southern French Alps will seduce you by its authenticity. By choosing to take the footpaths leading to the village of Laye, you will enjoy a completely different pace, far from the hustle and bustle of the big cities.

Activities close to nature are numerous. The village is the starting point of many hiking trails: physical hikes or easy walks, you will find itineraries adapted to the uninitiated as well as to experienced walkers. Other outdoor activities can be practiced in the Southern French Alps: horse riding, tree climbing, via ferrata, paragliding…

The terroir of the Southern French Alps is also a tourist attraction in its own right. In Laye and the surrounding area, discover the many local markets where producers will introduce you to tasty specialties.

The local heritage offers beautiful discoveries. Here, a particularly well-preserved wash house. Here, the ruins of a castle dating from the Middle Ages.

Prepare your stay by contacting the Tourist Office.

Would you like to stay in southeastern France? Are you more interested in a campsite, hotel or bed and breakfast? You can easily book accommodation.

Skiing at the gates of Col Bayard

Laye also has a small winter sports resort, ideal for learning to ski or snowboard. Thus, you will be able to go down the eight snowy slopes of this Champsaur resort which has made its small size its main asset! You already know the slopes of Laye by heart? Other village resorts await you in Champsaur. You can also ski in Orcières-Merlette, the largest resort nearby.

Le Champsaur

A true alpine garden, the Champsaur is made up of landscapes of great diversity: the hedged farmland gives life to a prosperous terroir. In the background, peaks at high altitudes where you can ski in winter, hike, mountain bike and many others in the summer sunshine.