Pays d'Evian vallée d'Abondance____Mountains and their wilderness

Mountains and their wilderness

Maybe now more than ever, we all have the need to get away, into the wilds, far from the crowds but close to the mountain’s peaks. A craving for physical but achievable challenges to create unforgettable adventures. The appetite for thrills and emotions with a breathtaking panoramic view to reward your efforts and uphill climbs.

Nestled in the heart of the Chablais Geopark, the mountains in the Pays d’Evian Vallée d’Abondance have sumptuous panoramas from lake to summits. With its unspoilt nature and genuine ambiance, get away for a break in one of the most beautiful destinations in Haute-Savoie.

Discover the beautiful Abondance Valley landscapes on foot

A FAVOURITE HIKE: LAKE PLAGNES TO LAKE TAVANEUSE

Two magnificent lakes await you on this sumptuous hike from Lake Plagnes to Lake Tavaneuse!

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Come and watch the Ibex!

This 5-hour hike with a state-certified mountain guide is renowned for being one of the most beautiful in Chablais. The wild mountain environment and three passes are conducive to magical encounters with Ibex.

Pays d'evian vallée d'abondance ski mer de nuage

This village is part of pays d'Evian vallée d'Abondance

The communes of the Pays d’Evian, the Pays de Gavot and the Vallée d’Abondance unite under the same banner to form the territory of the pays d’Evian vallée d’Abondance!

From Lake Geneva (372 m) to Mont de Grange (2,432 m), an astonishing territory or a natural territory, the pays d’Évian vallée d’Abondance comes in different facets and will continue to surprise those who wish to explore it!

Or Go Exploring By Bike

Chemin des bords de Dranse Abondance

Cycle alongside the Dranse River

Chilling out on the River Dranse path. An easy and flat (almost for the mountains) cycling itinerary. The absolute dream! Between Châtel and Abondance there’s a 22-km cyclo-pedestrian path for everyone that runs alongside the local iconic Dranse river.

E-BIKE EXCURSION TO DISCOVER THE 'BALCONS DU LÉMAN'

Starting from the Gavot Plateau, enjoy this gentle half-day excursion to discover the high-mountain landscape, the Balcons du Léman, with an instructor-guide who will adapt the outing to the group’s level.

The E-MTBs will enable you to visit the various high points on the Balcons du Léman with ease, whilst enjoying its mountain environment (pastures, trails, forests, small high-altitude lakes, etc.) and magnificent views across Lake Geneva and Switzerland.

Pays d'evian vallée d'abondance ski mer de nuage

This village is part of pays d'Evian vallée d'Abondance

The communes of the Pays d’Evian, the Pays de Gavot and the Vallée d’Abondance unite under the same banner to form the territory of the pays d’Evian vallée d’Abondance!

From Lake Geneva (372 m) to Mont de Grange (2,432 m), an astonishing territory or a natural territory, the pays d’Évian vallée d’Abondance comes in different facets and will continue to surprise those who wish to explore it!

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