La Chapelle d'Abondance
Starting point for a ski adventure in the Portes du Soleil, La Chapelle d'Abondance rolls out the white carpet for visitors, with wide open ski meadows and authentic views, to welcome you to the heart of this traditional village-resort. You'll also have a chance to discover the splendour of the prettiest valley in the Haute-Savoie: the Abondance valley! This sunny corner of paradise is part of the Chablais mountain chain.
Welcome to an inexhaustible reservoir of natural and gastronomic treasures where you'll discover the secret recipe to happy family holidays!
In winter, an unspoilt ski area that's accessible for all
Snowboarding, downhill skiing or telemark, it's all possible in La Chapelle d'Abondance.
If you want to head into the trees, there's cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or husky sled riding...any which way you like when it comes to exploring!
In summer, a walker's paradise
When summer comes, enjoy all the fun of whitewater activities, fishing, walking in the Portes du Soleil or maybe a short siesta with Mont Blanc for company, in complete calm!
The valley's love of the good life is no secret, and you'll find plenty of restaurants in a La Chapelle d'Abondance to satisfy even the most demanding tastebuds !
So let yourself be carried away by this ancient mountain way of life, in a place where all the family will find a delicate mix of ingredients to let their hair down and above all, have fun!
Accommodation in La Chapelle d'Abondance :
6 Classified Hotel including :
51 Furnished (7287)
1 Tourist homes
Gîtes d'étape/séjour, chambres d'hôtes, hébergements Gîtes de France
La Chapelle d'Abondance video
Sunday 14 of August between 10 AM and 7 PM.
Woodsman and Craft exhibition all day long and at the start of the afternoon a contest of lumberjacks. Demonstrations of wood carving sculptures. Come and admire the different woodcutting techniques!!
From Thursday 21 of July to Thursday 11 of August 2016, every thursdays between 8.30 PM and 10.30 PM.
Festival Fraxiis Musica - A festival of Alpine music and songs. 5 musical evenings over the summer in the La Chapelle d'Abondance Church. 'Featuring music from the Valais and Rhône Alpes region"
Sunday 14 of August at 10.30 PM. At nightfall.
Traditional fireworks beside the La Chapelle Church
From Friday 15 to Sunday 17 of July 2016.
Festival de rock
Sunday 3 of July 2016 between 9 AM and 6 PM.
Depuis 2005, l'Association des Fromages Traditionnels des Alpes savoyardes (AFTALP) organise chaque été la FÊTE DES FROMAGES DE SAVOIE.