How Much Do You Know About Serre Chevalier?
6th July 2021
Last modified on July 19th, 2021
The French resort has issued this summer’s news and information to the press as a quiz. It may be currently difficult to travel there but it is still possible to find out about what’s on offer.
The resort has asked 26 questions and here are a handful that have caught our eye:
What percentage of the population in France usually holiday in the mountains?
When was the first tree-top adventure park in the world first opened?
Briancon is the highest town in Europe.
The Tour de France regularly comes through Briancon, but over which pass?
a) Col Agnel
b) Col du Galibier
c) Col d’Isoard
La Meije mountain range is one of the 5 highest summits in France.
What are “donkey’s ears”?
a) The ears of a donkey
b) A plant in the form of donkeys’ ears
c) A local dish
Serre Chevalier is the first ski area to produce its own electrical power.
See here for the quiz in full.
How many correct answers can you get?
And the answers to the questions that caught our eye…
C, A, ?, B&C, A, ABC and A.
If you are wondering what Serre Chevalier is like in the winter, then wonder no more.
Here at PlanetSKI it remains one of our favourite winter ski areas in France and we last visited in January 2019:
When conditions allow we look forward to a visit to sample its summer delights as well…