Relaxation and well-being
La Bérarde invites you to relax, to recharge your battery, to meditate…
Majestic landscapes, magnificent mountains, the light, the quietness …everything here invite you to unwind. Because the mountain is not (only) a playground, it exists for itself. You don't need to be an experienced mountaineer, a keen climber or a good hiker to enjoy it.
The Auberge de la Meije is the ideal accommodation if you want to get away from everyday stress and the noise, if you want to recover, to enjoy the mountain scenery but also if you are photographers, painters, yogists,...
Culture and heritage
Saint-Christophe / La Bérarde is a Land of culture and heritage : museums, festivals, entertainment, exhibitions...
Stroll through the villages and hamlets of the valley and discover the habitat of the past and the marks of mountain tourism evolution.
The Vénéon valley has undoubtedly escaped major tourism developments not like Oisans resorts. Nevertheless, chapels, fountains, and traditional houses inevitably rub shoulders with the 20th century.
But in the end that is what makes our villages so charming! The harmonious tourist development and the mixture of the ancient and the modern, of the authentic and the contemporary. The challenges of conserving and enhancing our cultural heritage is to develop our territory, to welcome and animate, but also and above all, to protect, conserve and safeguard the valley. Preserving and enhancing our cultural heritage is a challenge, that's why it is important to develop our territory, to welcome and animate, but also and above all, to protect and safeguard the valley.
The Ecrins mountain is an open-air museum where you can admire majestic summits, a clear water waterfall on a cliff, beautiful rhododendron, herds of alpine chamois and ibex, you can hear the noise of impetuous torrents and smell the forest. The Ecrins National Park is its most beautiful plñace to FEEL the mountain !
Museums and exhibitions
You can also learn about historical, agricultural, industrial, natural, geological Oisans heritage..as well as its wildlife in the Oisans 10 museums and with the numerous exhibitions.
In Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans, the Mémoires d'Alpinismes museum will take us back to the great epic valley's summits conquest, from the first guides and the first women's involvement.
It also invites us to discover and feel the different epics and the richness of the valley with magnificent temporary exhibitions.
The tourist office, the Auberge de la Meije and several shops offer live-style varied exhibitions and make the valley more attractive.
Festivals, concerts, events, entertainment