Children’s groups: From the mountain pasture to the table – a playful journey

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    Explore the exhibition spaces at your own pace: discover the world of cheese and engage your senses with this fun tour. A host of activities to share in small groups, followed by a tasting session packed with flavour!

    Along a 9-step path, learn about the world of cheese by using your senses. Ring the bells, listen to four humorous adventures, invent your own slogan… multiple games and questions are proposed.

    The hopscotch of the valley of Abondance at the exit of the site will also allow you to test your knowledge.
    So many activities to share in small groups for a moment of pleasure followed by a tasting rich in flavors!

    Topics: the geography of the valley, the breeds of cows, the bells, the making of Abondance cheese, the 8 label cheeses of Savoie, the specialties and traditions of the valley (the Berthoud, the dove, etc.).

    Organization: children divided into groups.

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    Further information

    Children divided into groups.
    Free coach parking.
    Facilities adapted for people with reduced mobility (lift and adapted toilets).


    • Cultural activities
    • Accompanied
    • Introductory/discovery
    • Equipment provided
    • Weekdays

    Cultural activities

    • Discovery
    • Regional products
    • Agricultural

    Customer base

    • Home school groups
    • Holiday Camps Home
    • Children from 3 to 5 years
    • Children from 6 to 12 years
    • Cycle 1: nursery school
    • Cycle 2: elementary School
    • Cycle 3: elementary school (CM1, CM2)


    All year round, daily except on January 1st, Easter Monday, November 11th and December 25th.

    On demand.


    Animaux : Refused

    Age range

    Minimum age : 3 years

    Maximum age : 8 years

    Adapted Tourism

    • Mental disability


    Group children: 3 €.

    Group rate available for > 10 people.

    Free of charge: 3 accompanying persons per class.

    Information for booking

    Free of charge: 3 accompanying persons per class.

    Payment method

    • Carte bancaire
    • Chèque
    • Espèces
    • Paiement sans contact-en
    • Credit transfer


    Maison du Fromage Abondance
    291 route de Sous le Pas
    74360 Abondance

    The Maison du Fromage Abondance is located in the heart of the Abondance valley: 5 minutes from the centre of the village, itinerary "Tour du village" or "Bords de Dranse". On the right as you enter the village from Thonon-les-Bains. 27 km from Thonon-les-Bains and Evian les Bains on the D22. 65 km from Geneva Airport It is served by the Colombus coaches, stop "Maison du Fromage Abondance" (during school holidays).

    Characteristics :

    • Mountain location
    • Ski resort
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Bus stop < 500 m
    • Town outskirts
    • Mountain view

    Spoken languages

    • English
    • French

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