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In the Abondance valley in the Haute-Savoie, 30 kilometres to the south of Lake Geneva and on the threshold of the Portes du Soleil, Abondance is a mountain village-resort where local traditions are still very much in evidence, offering an ideal place to unwind.

There's no shortage of activities and the area's natural beauty invites visitors to explore every part of the village, not least Abondance Abbey and Plagnes lake, but also its traditional farms and themed walks...

In winter, a ski area for the whole family
Abondance village and its Essert ski area offer a wide choice of activities: downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoe walks, ice driving with "Expert Pilot", ski joering and an introduction to husky sled touring.
Come and discover ski slopes for all levels of enthusiast and spaces dedicated to children's needs.
To explore further afield on skis, Abondance is linked by free and regular ski shuttles to other Portes du Soleil resorts.

In summer, Abondance is just waiting for you to experience the mountains:
With a large choice of walks and biking routes for the whole family, get ready to enjoy plenty of splendid mountain panoramas.
There are sporting activities for all tastes: via ferrata, climbing, white-water sports, forest adventures, mountain animal and plant discovery excursions with a qualified guide, fishing in the lakes and rivers, paragliding...

All year, a mountain village with its own traditions and culture Abondance is a recognised "Pays d'art et d'Histoire" village, thanks to its rich cultural heritage.
Visitors can explore Abondance abbey and its cloister, along with the Maison du Val, an exhibition centre that focuses on Abondance cheese production and farming in the valley.

Summer activities :
electric MTB
Via Ferrata
Cheese House
Massages - Wellbeing
"Chansons en Abondance" festival
Abondance abbey
Restaurants - Shops
Abondance cheese
Adventure Parc
Trail Running
Lake of Plagnes Classified Geopark Unesco
Water Sports - Canyoning
Farm Tours

Accommodation in Abondance :

2 non-classified Hotel
4 Classified Hotel including :
1 2 1
5 Holiday centers
66 Furnished (6000 lits)
6000 lits
Chambres d'hôtes, hébergements Gîtes de France
1 Camping car parking
Chansons en Abondance: Dîner concert "Hommage à Dalida"

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Festival Chansons en Abondance 4ème édition

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A discovered day sport and nature in Abondance!

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Pique nique géant au Lac des Plagnes

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Chansons en Abondance: Dîner-concert Eric Frasiak en trio

Le festival Chansons en Abondance vous propose un concert d'Erik Frasiak en trio.
Chansons en Abondance: Dîner-concert Jean Jacques Goldman

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Fête des fromages en Abondance

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Chansons en Abondance: Hommage à Bécaud

Le festival Chansons en Abondance vous propose un concert en hommage à Gilbert Bécaud par le duo Batal.
Foire d'automne

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