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”.

Chapelle cheese cooperative La Chapelle-d'Abondance


La Chapelle-d'Abondance (74360)
Animals not allowed
Guided individual tours on request
Guided inividual tours obligatory
Individual tasting (charged for)
Average duration of an individual visit : 01h00
  • Cheese

Sale of regional products, Savoie wines. Visit of the premises in season, by reservation. 24-hour cheese distributor in front of the store.

On reservation Tuesdays and Thursdays in season.

Description of the appellation : Abondance cheese has been made for many years, because in the 19th century it was on the Pope’s table in Avignon! Abondance cheese has been protected since 1990 under the French A.O.C. certification. It is also recognised under the European A.O.P. certification.

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    Free access. Admission (reservation required) :
    3€ / adult and 2€ / child.

    Special offer: -15% with the Multi Pass Portes du Soleil card on the fruit farm visit.

    Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Cash


    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages visits : English, French


    All year round
    Opening hours on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 9 am and 12 pm and between 3 pm and 6.30 pm. On Sunday between 9 am and 12 pm and between 3 pm and 6 pm.
    Visits to the cheese-making workshop and maturing cellars on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11 a.m. during the summer and winter seasons, booking essential (€3 adults, €2 children, under 5s free).

    • Coach access
    • Shop
    • Set down on-site for groups
    • Guided tours
    • International export
    • Home delivery
    • Online shop
    • Parking nearby


    496 route des Frasses 74360 La Chapelle-d'Abondance

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    Information update on 10/06/2024 by Office de Tourisme Leman Mountains Explore