Located near lake Léman, in the wonderful valley of Abondance, Abondance town offers a warm welcome to visitors, innovative activities outdoors and a well preserved heritage that will please turists and skiers willing to discover this part of the Alps.
Its total area of 40 km offers the chance to practice downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding and trekking. Surrounded by stunning landscapes and views, Abondance’s 17 slopes offer great quality slides for all levels. separated from these, in the town center, the Ludoffaz ski area has fully prepapared and adapted slopes for children. Abondance is a part of the Portes du Soleil french-swiss ski area.
In Haute Savoie, 30 kilometers south of Lake Geneva, Abondance is a small mountain village with well-established local traditions, and a place conducive to healing. Located in the sumptuous backdrop of the valley, the Abondance resort-village combines a warm welcome, the joys of outdoor activities, and a preserved heritage for the perfect happiness of its visitors.
In winter in Abondance, many activities are available: downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing on the trails of the fabulous area of the valley (7 km of routes in Abondance and 40 km in total in the valley), snowshoeing on marked circuits.
In the heart of an exceptional panorama, in a wild and authentic setting, the 17 slopes of the ski area will offer you all the joys of skiing, whether you are a beginner or an expert. For children, the Ludoffaz area, located in the center of the village, offers equipped slopes to start skiing or have fun aboard funny sleds!
The ski resort Abondance is part of the Franco-Swiss area of Portes du Soleil.
From Abondance, a connection by regular and free shuttles is available for holders of a Portes du Soleil pass (296 slopes and 194 ski lifts for 400 km² of ski area).
Located in the heart of the village, the wellness area in Abondance will make you benefit from its high-end equipment and its know-how. Many “fitness and well-being” activities will be offered to you: Power Plate, endermology, Californian massage, hot stone massage, bodybuilding and hydrotherapy (Jacuzzi, Hammam, etc.) …
Abondance is also a holiday full of discoveries with an exceptional abbey site (church, cloister and museum of religious art), traditional chalets, folk festivals … Witnesses of life in the mountains, the chalets of the Abondance valley have a typical architecture.
Formerly, the Abbey of Abondance shone beyond the borders of Savoy. Architectural jewel of the valley, the Abbey conceals fabulous artistic treasures. Remained intact, it has been classified as a Historic Monument since 1875. You can also find all the know-how of the valley by visiting the Maison du Val interpretation center.
After a day full of emotions, you will savor the local cuisine and particularly Berthoud, a specialty of the valley made with melted AOC “Abondance” cheese.