• Sport

From the Lafe of Plagnes to the lake of Tavaneuse

A discovery of the two lakes of Abondance: Les Plagnes and Tavaneuse, famous as the one of the most beautiful moutain lake of the Chablais!

Sport From the Lafe of Plagnes to the lake of Tavaneuse Abondance


Departing from Abondance (74360)
Average length : 04h00
Distance : 12km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

The departure takes place from the Lake des Plagnes, follow the direction of Cubourré and the Chalets d'Ardens, then Entre-Deux-Pertuis. This trail continue on the Lake Tavaneuse. You can walk around the lake, there is a nice view from the end of the lake. The return is the same way.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 750m

Map references

Carte des itinéraires pédestres des Portes du Soleil en France et en Suisse TOP 25 IGN 3528ET

Further informations

Stone, Ground

    1 3


    Free access.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : French

    Period of practice

    From 01/06 to 19/11.

    Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

    • Pets welcome
    • Car park


    Lac des Plagnes 74360 Abondance
    Departing from : Abondance (74360)
    Latitude : 46.24786 - Longitude : 6.755265

    The departure of the hike is situated at 10 minutes in car from the center of the village of Abondance. Follow the direction of the" lac des Plagnes". A car park is in your left in arriving to the lake.

    More informations

    Information update on 26/05/2021 by Office de Tourisme intercommunal Pays d'Evian Vallée d'Abondance