It is a ski resort in the Alps near the Swiss border. The commune of La Clusaz is part of the Haute-Savoie département. An old village, La Clusaz has been hosting winter sports since 1907. It is the birthplace of French skiers Guy Périllat and Vincent Vittoz and sailor Philippe Monnet. Located in the Aravis mountain range La Clusaz (originally from the word cluse – meaning a narrow path between two mountains) was once called Clusa Locus Dei meaning God’s narrow place.
In 1902, the opening of the road connecting Annecy and the valley of Thônes with the Aravis Valley which allowed La Clusaz (formerly a small and remote village) to become a tourist center for summer and winter sports.
In 1956, the first cable car was introduced. The commune of La Clusaz is classified winter sports resort and of alpinism per decree of June 18, 1969. The first luge was added in 1985. The first snow cannon was added in 1994. La Clusaz is part of the Aravis skiing area which it shares with the neighbouring resort of Le Grand Bornand to offer a total of 220 km (140 mi) of pistes.
Arrive in La Clusaz the easy and stylish way with a pre-booked private transfer service. A professional driver will pick you up at Geneva Airport and take you directly to your hotel or private residence. Relax and enjoy the ride as you make your way into the city in a comfortable sedan or minivan. Private door-to-door transfer service from Alpine Buses. Enjoy private and affordable transportation and skip the stress of taxis or shuttles. Simply book the transfer to La Clusaz on oue website. Choose from comfortable and spacious vehicles: a sedan that seats up to 3 people, or one of the vans that seats up to 8 people.