• Historic site and monument

Chez Pépé Nicolas, Alpine farm

Come and meet the animals of the mountain farm: cows, goats, pigs, geese, hens, ducks, rabbits, horses, donkeys...
Discover the permaculture garden and the mountain flower garden.
Guided tours and traditional restaurant directly at the farm.

Historic site and monument Chez Pépé Nicolas, Alpine farm Les Menuires


Les Menuires (73440)
Animals allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently

The farm is open every day and is free to enter.

The mountain farm "Chez Pépé Nicolas" is located between Les Menuires and Val Thorens, at the start of the walk to Lac du Lou. There is a large car park in the third hairpin bend after leaving Les Menuires.

Guided tours are organised from Monday to Friday at 10.30 am.
Visit followed by a tasting of raw milk & our cheeses
Adults: 10 € Children from 8 to 15 years: 8 €

Your activities at the farm: at nightfall, around 9pm (booking required)

- Monday evening: campfire evening / grilled marshmallows for the children
- Tuesday evening: exchange, sharing & tasting with the alpaca farmer
- Wednesday evening: fireworks (10pm)

Snack every day from 3.30 pm
On site: restaurant to taste local specialities, shop, permaculture garden...
Free access.

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    Free access. Guided tours are not free - Guided visits from Monday to Friday at 10:30AM followed by a product tasting.
    Adult: € 10 / € 9 with the "ascensionnel pass"
    Child from 8 to 15 years old : 8 € / 7.20 € with the "ascensionnel pass"
    Child - 8 years old: free.


    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : French


    From 11/06 to 10/09, daily between 8 am and 8 pm.

    • Pets welcome
    • Educational visits
    • Themed tour
    • Shop
    • Restaurant
    • Toilets
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Children's entertainment
    • Entertainment evenings
    • Activity
    • Product tasting


    Route de Val Thorens 73440 Les Menuires

    • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
    • Possibility of drop-off in front of the site
    • WC + grab handle + adequate space to move

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    Information update on 19/05/2022 by Coeur de Tarentaise Tourisme