France Station Nautique
This 4 star France Station Nautique (French resort award) water resort is heaven for water babies. Whatever your age, you’ll be spoilt for choice in terms of water sports and activities. Thonon-les-Bains has been awarded the France Station Nautique and is one of this group’s 36 seaside destinations. Its facilities and sports clubs are really up to scratch and there is even more to do at the Lake Geneva resort!
The “fun” activities are top notch and holidaymakers of all ages have the time of their lives trying our white-water sports on the Dranse on the outskirts of Thonon.
More than ever, in the service of listening and quality, Thonon-les-Bains intends to confirm its level of excellence by further improving its welcome and infrastructures in the coming years.
Many well-maintained and equipped beaches will allow you to settle by the waterfront and enjoy a day of swimming and relaxation in a privileged environment, with family or friends.
Stand Up PaddleMore details
This amazing new water sports is a huge success on Lake Geneva region. Coming straight from Hawaii, Stand Up Paddle has crossed oceans to become as trendy as surfing. A quick introduction and you will sail on the waters of Lake this board unsinkable. Our providers offer the discovery of the sport as a nautical excursion, being paddle yoga or simply rent free for a discovery by yourself.
Thrill seekers : rafting is for you! You will face the edge on board of an unsinkable inflatable boat. Beginners are welcome as this sport requires no special knowledge. Sport team, you will become one with the other members of the crew to control the boat and go down the rapids. Thrills and adrenaline guaranteed! A guide at the helm of the river boat takes 6 to 8 passengers on a bouncy, exciting and completely safe ride.
Armed with a float, flippers and wetsuit, swimming in white water is an incredible way to become one with the river.
A 3-in-1 activity in the heart of the river! Evolve through the torrents as you progress through swimming, walking and climbing. In direct contact with the elements you will discover a complete sport rich in sensations.
You will be captain of your own one-person inflatable boat, a cross between a canoe and a raft. Your guide will be with you throughout your trip to show you the way.
Come hoist the sails to sail with the wind on the lake. Quite “technical”, due to the whims of the many winds that blow there, Lake Geneva is a recognized sailing school. Take the controls or let us guide you…
Wind surfingMore details
Practice and improve your level of windsurfing board in this beautiful lake.
Equipped with a wetsuit, mask, snorkel and fins, you will discover the depths of the lake. Féras, perch and other freshwater fishes will have no more secrets for you! It’s time to dive in!
Water skiingMore details
Hang on to the handle and enjoy the joys of sliding on Lake Geneva. Bi-ski, mono-ski, wakeboard…there is something for everyone. Slalom between the waves and risk a few tricks for guaranteed sensations!
Kayaking and rowingMore details
Enjoy an autonomous stroll on Lake Geneva in a canoe/kayak or oars. Whatever your choice of boat, you will need to row to discover the lake environment and its wonders. To your oars, get ready, go !
Boat rentalMore details
To discover the region from the Lake, hire motorboats (with or without permit), rowing boats, boats with outboard motor (with or without permit) and pedalos.
Whether by the lake or in the river, Thonon freshwater offers a wide variety of fish. Fishing-enthusiasts will be able to enjoy pleasant moments in magnificent landscapes.