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What to do when it rains

And, of course, we don’t always get the glorious sunshine we would like on holiday. But, who said rain has to mean scrabble and boredom? In Villard/Corrençon, boredom is out of the question. Find our top rainy-day activities here. ☂️

A rainy day in Villard/Corrençon is always better than a sunny day in the office!

1. Aquatic centre

A rainpour that soaks us to the bone can be fun for a little while, but its even better enjoyed indoors. To enjoy water in a different way, head to the Villard-de-Lans aquatic centre. Between the flumes, the waves, the racer slide and the two huge indoor and outdoor pools, a swimming trip will be a guaranteed success!

2. Ice rink

Safely indoors, put on your skates and discover skating on ice! An activity thats sure to delight both young and old. To the music and once you’ve found your balance, let yourself glide like a professional skater.

3. Bowling

Get the competition going at the bowling alley! For a heated match and the chance to show off your best throw, there’s nowhere better. So, will it be a strike or a gutterball for you?

4. The Heritage Museum

To learn more about the history of the Vercors Quatre Montagnes plateau and Villard/Corrençon, visit our Heritage Museum. On the ground floor, you’ll find two temporary exhibition halls which are regularly updated.

The musuem traces the everyday lives of countryside communities on the Vercors plateau at the turn of the 20th century. It evokes the region’s agricultural and forestry activity, and the progressive opening of this region to health resorts and mountain tourism.

5. Cinema

During your stay, why not take the time to watch a few films at the cinema? With the fantastic showings on offer at the Villard-de-Lans cinema, there’s sure to be a film for you!

6. Enjoy a delicious snack

Why not treat yourself to a delicious bite to eat? Some say that when it rains, there’s nothing better to do than enjoy good food ☕

In the heart of the villages of Villard-de-Lans and Corrençon-en-Vercors, take a seat at one of our many cafes, bars and restaurants to enjoy the fantastic food on offer. Tea, coffee, cappuccino, hot chocolate? Crepes, waffles? The choice is yours …

7. Cook your best blueberry pie

For the best cooks, try your hand at patisserie!
This is a fun and delicious way to pass the time. Discover our new recipes and start shaping your children’s future career as a Top Chef! Why not try a nice blueberry pie?

8. Pamper yourself

What could be better than taking care of yourself?

A rainy day is the perfect excuse to take advantage of a good massage, a spa or a hot bath.

9. Go shopping

As you stroll through the pedestrianised streets of the two villages, visit these little shops where you’re sure to find a unique souvenir or a little treat for yourself!

10. Casino

For those who like to gamble, try your luck at the casino. With 57 slot machines, an electronic roulette wheel and black jack, try out the full variety on offer for even more fun. Everyone is welcome, from age 18 up.