Here you go again… You are the one in charge of organizing your September team building even if, right now, you are more concerned about you summary vacation and if wether or not your loved one book your hotel room… But don’t you worry we’ve got you covered! Today we will give you some inspiring ideas for some funny and unusual team building activities (yes, this article was designed to ease your stressful mind).
1 │ September: an ideal time for seminars and team buildings
Just think about it: Annecy streets are way less crowded. Every tourist is joyfully back to work and dealing with their responsibilities while YOU get to share a unique moment of team sprit and team bonding with your coworkers! September is also the months were the first reports and evaluation are made. Organizing a team building in that time period is perfect to make your team face their challenges with a peaceful and dynamic mindset. Let’s start sweetly with Annecy’s wonderful lake to make your summer positive vibes last longer.
2 │ Annecy: the place to be
Annecy is the perfect destination for you as you can reach it by train, bus or flights. The train station is only 10 minutes away from the old town, and the city is only 45 minutes away from Geneva international airport and 1 hour away from Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport. Annecy also have these timeless charms fostered by its crystal clear lake waters and those verdant mountains. Wether you want to organize your team building in a natural setting or a prestigious place Annecy surely is the place to be.
3 │ A perfect seminar day
Let’s start off with the Kube. This luxurious apartment complex is ideal for your team buildings, meetings or your seminar in Annecy. It only is 3 minutes away from the old town and its modern architecture embody the wooden Savoy charm while adding a little «chic» to it. Those apartments can welcome from 10 to 25 people.
Now that being said we have to talk about the Imperial Palace which is the most prestigious place in Annecy City. Just like Charlie Chaplin once did, find yourself mesmerized by this luxurious hostel located near the lake shorelines. Add to this wonderful view, a casino and a spa… but for those of you who are keener to work, the hostel has numerous meetings and seminar rooms. The Imperial can welcome up to 600 people!
After all this work gets together in the Estaminet restaurant located at the heart of the old town. There you will get to taste traditional Savoy light dishes (…ok maybe not but you have a long day coming ahead so you deserve it!). Just enjoy this welcoming moments Annecy’s timeless and charming restaurant made of wood and red decorations.
4 │Annecy’s Team building: Challenge, Thrill & Tasty break
Challenge & Thrill
Fostering your team spirit and offering dynamic activities are what matters the most during a team building so as to challenge your coworkers’ mind.
Wether you are a small group (2 people) or a larger one (up to 100 people) we will welcome you with pleasure for our 2-hours tour. Challenge your coworkers with our Gyropode Segway! Orientation, agility and cultural knowledge will be your key partners in crime for this challenge. Divided into several teams you will slalom through the lake shorelines and the Old Town paved street. The goal here is to find the answers to our cultural, historical and geographical enigmas from our Green Pursuit. The answers are all around you. Don’t panic you won’t lose anyone on the way our guides will be there to help you through your challenge!
The million-dollar-bill question is: Which team will be able to answer to as many questions as possible??
After all of this hard work, you need a break to re load your batteries by enjoying a quick tasty break. Together let’s create your perfect Gourmet Basket, made with all Savoy traditional dishes, from wine to saucisson and regional cheese. Sharing those kind of moments is also what team buildings are made for.
As you can now see, Annecy is the ideal place to start off your work creating a welcoming atmosphere where you will get together with all of your team!