Visit the farms

What would a visit to La Chapelle d’Abondance be without its cheese?

fromage Abondance

ABONDANCE CHEESE

Abondance cheese has been made for a very long time as in the 14th century it was already being served at the Pope of Avignon’s dinner table!

Abondance cheese has been protected since 1990 by the A.O.C. French label of quality. It is also European A.O.P. recognised. During your visit discover the fascinating history of this gourmet Abondance cheese.

Visits and tastings are organised by the region’s local farmers every week.

Chapelle cheese cooperative

LA CHAPELLE DAIRY FARM (MULTI PASS)

Located in the center of the village, daily artisanal production and refining of
Savoie cheeses: Abondance AOP, Tomme de Savoie IGP, Raclette de Savoie IGP, fresh butter, summer cheese “Le Pissenlit”, Tommes and Tomettes “Charlotte”.

More information about Chapelle cheese cooperative
Farm Le Féto

FETO FARM

Visit the farm of Féto, in the center of the village, discover life on the farm, meet with the cows and demonstration of cheese making farmer followed by the visit of the cellar ripening. Sale of cheese at the farm.

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La chèvrerie des Thoules

THOULES GOAT FARM – AN EDUCATIONAL FARM (MULTI PASS)

Caroline and Gérard will introduce you to their passion for goats and mountain agriculture. You will discover behind the scenes of their farm. Sales shop on the farm.

More information about The Thoules goat farm