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The Abbey comes out of the shadows

Between the spotlight and the shadows, here’s a unique tour at sunset that shines a light on this exceptional monument.

Cultural The Abbey comes out of the shadows Abondance


On Tuesday 13 February 2024 in 18:00:00
Abondance (74360)
Animals not allowed

At nightfall, come and shed light on this exceptional monument. A play of shadows that reveals the history of the site, a beam of light that highlights an architectural detail, a torch that reveals the colours of the murals... All the ingredients are there for a memorable visit.

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    Full price: 8.50 €.

    Free entry for children < 6 years.

    Réservation at +33(0)4 50 81 60 54 – contact@abbayeabondance.fr.

    Number of participants : 4 pers. Min. - 30 pers. Max.
    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : French

    The evenings are cool, so wear appropriate clothing.


    From 26/12/2023 to 02/01/2024, every Tuesday at 5.30 pm.

    From 13/02 to 05/03/2024, every Tuesday at 6 pm.


    Abbaye d'Abondance Place de l'Abbatiale 74360 Abondance

    By car: From the banks of Lake Geneva, take the D22 towards the Abondance valley.
    On foot: from the centre of the village, head towards the Place de l'Abbatiale along the "Montée du Cloître", which runs alongside the town hall and presbytery, then under the porch. The entrance to the site, on the square, is a little further up on the right.
    Accessible by car from the church square.
    Car parks located at the entrance or in the centre of the village.
    Bus line Colombus (Vallée d'Abondance) and line 12 Thonon-les-Bains - Châtel.

    Information update on 27/11/2023 by Office de Tourisme Leman Mountains Explore