Book a hotel in the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region of France.
Extending from the plains of central France to the Italian and Swiss borders in the Alps, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes is a large and diverse region. The largest city in the region is Lyon. Other major cities are Saint-Etienne, Grenoble, and Clermont-Ferrand. Visitors will also find that the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region is home to some of France’s most famous ski resorts such as Chamonix, Val Thorens, Val D’Isere and Morzine.
TIP: Trains from Paris to Lyon run almost hourly from….Gare de Lyon. The ride is about 2 hours via hi-speed rail. Foodies will especially find the region, and the city of Lyon in particular, delightful.