There are seven churches in the Val d’Arly that all reflect the fine heritage of this beautiful Savoyard valley, with the churches of St Nicolas la Chapelle and Flumet providing the best examples of quirky baroque style.
You will also find magnificent traditional farmhouses and the ancient stones of fortresses and sacred buildings that recount the valley’s fascinating history.

39 results Search
Criteria
NOESIT_PROFILE
  • Fiche Mauvais temps
Add to my wishlist
Notre Dame de Bellecombe
Notre Dame de Bellecombe church
With Notre Dame de Bellecombe Town Hall

The church at Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe, which is dedicated to Our Lady of the Nativity, was built between 1876 and 1886 to replace the original 14th century church. Its set of bells and stations of the cross are the building’s main attractions.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Château des Faucigny
With Flumet Town Hall

The Château des Faucigny, fortified in the 12th century, is now a ruin. However, the building was once of great architectural and historical value and was part of the original development of Flumet.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Le Châtelet mule stud farm
With Société d'élevage de la Race Mulassière du Val d'Arly

The only one of its kind in the Rhône-Alpes, Le Châtelet’s mule stud farm continues an ancient Val d’Arly tradition that has been administered since 1894 by the Syndicat d'Elevage Mulassier du Val d'Arly (local mule breeding union).

  • Fiche Mauvais temps
Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Mill in Tienne and Miller's house
With Association du "Moulin à Tienne, Maison du Meunier, Au Fil du Temps"

From 7 years

Established within a mill which has been completely renovated (summer), come and discover Flumet's daily life via this museum : photos, traditional household objects, old costumes (winter and summer) and a little cafe (winter).

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Château de Charbonnière
With Saint Nicolas La Chapelle Town Hall

The "château" de Charbonnière is a fortified house dating from at least the 16th C. Burned during the Revolution, the only parts of its former exterior remaining are the large living quarters and one of the four elegant turrets that once adorned it.

Add to my wishlist
Notre Dame de Bellecombe
Chemin de Croix de ND de Bellecombe, 1958
With Tourist Office of Val d'Arly - Office of Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe

Ce chemin est né de la rencontre entre le curé de l’époque, le vicaire général du Diocèse et un artiste d’Annecy, Monsieur Cart, dans les années 1950. L’artiste a demandé aux deux prêtres, quatorze courtes phrases, Il a ensuite usé de son talent.

  • Fiche Mauvais temps
Add to my wishlist
Crest-Voland Cohennoz
Ecomuseum of Cohennoz
With Cohennoz Town Hall

From 2.50€

Discover this unique collection of miniature mountain tools and traditional local objects. Not to be missed, the interactive displays give an idea of the alpine flora and fauna to be found in the mountains.

  • Fiche Mauvais temps
Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Museographic space
With Coopérative Fruitière en Val d'Arly Savoie Mont-Blanc

The museum area, covering an area of 120m², presents: the link between the activity of farmers in the Val d'Arly, the operation of the dairy cooperative and our cheese know-how.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
De Bieu Fortified house
With Flumet Town Hall

The Maison De Bieu, standing on the edge of the village, is a 15th C fortified house with a distinctive square tower adjacent to the living area. Long-time home to the De Bieu family, it is Flumet’s last maintained and inhabited “château”.

  • Fiche Mauvais temps
Add to my wishlist
Crest-Voland Cohennoz
Crest-Voland church
With Crest-Voland Town Hall

The church of Crest-Voland, which is dedicated to the Nativity of Our Lady, was built between 1863 and 1866 on the site of the old 16th century church.

Add to my wishlist
La Giettaz-en-Aravis
Notre Dame des Alpages
With Town Hall of La Giettaz

The Virgin of Alpine Farms is a statue that was built by alpine farmers in 1956, situated at an altitude of 1800 m. She is believed to protect the farmers, their animals and the whole village. Possible to hike via the Route du Plan to reach the statue.

  • Fiche Mauvais temps
Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Flumet church
With Flumet Town Hall

Saint Théodule church in Flumet was rebuilt in 1682 after the the original 13th C church was destroyed by fire Particularly noteworthy because of its belltower in the shape of a medieval tower, its unusual design, rich furnishings and baroque altars.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Notre Dame de Lourdes – Le Char Oratory
With Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly - Bureau de Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle

Oratoire de type guérite crépi gris au toit à 4 pans couvert de tôle avec une croix de métal au sommet.

Add to my wishlist
La Giettaz-en-Aravis
Petit Croisse Baulet Roman boundary marker
With Town Hall of La Giettaz

The Petit Croisse-Baulet Roman boundary marker is one of Val d’Arly’s ancient remains. An ideal excuse for good walkers to explore this together with the other two markers of Le Jaillet and L’Avenaz (7 hrs walking).

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Our Lady of Pity Oratory
With Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly - Bureau de Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle

Bloc de granit, surmonté d’un chapiteau du même matériau et, pour le toit, 2 blocs triangulaires en pierre avec au sommet une croix en fer forgé ouvragée ; niche creusée dans la pierre protégée par une vitre et par une grille en fer forgé.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Immaculate Conception Oratory
With Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly - Bureau de Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle

Bâtiment massif en crépi blanc, au toit à 4 pans recouvert de tôle et surmonté d’une croix en fer forgé, a été érigé en 1866. Un petit bénitier a été placé à droite d’une niche en retrait protégée par une grille en fer forgé : « CMF 1867 ».

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Chapelle du Passieu
With Saint Nicolas La Chapelle Town Hall

Passieu chapel was established in the 18th century at the initiative of the parish priest. Blessed in 1747, it was placed under the patronage of St Sébastin, St Antoine and St Guérin. Restored in 1975.

Add to my wishlist
La Giettaz-en-Aravis
Villa Jeanne d'Arc
With Tourist Office of Val d'Arly - Office of La Giettaz

Villa Jeanne d’Arc, built between 1908-1914, is the first example of La Giettaz’s legacy as a resort. Initially a hotel on the Route des Grandes Alpes, then a rest home and finally a preventatorium, it traces the evolution of tourism in the village.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Saint Théodule church: free entry
With Flumet Town Hall

Self-guided tour of this little church which houses a magnificent canopy.

Add to my wishlist
Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
Chaucisse church
With Saint Nicolas La Chapelle Town Hall

The local parish church was hard to reach on foot from the hamlet of Chaucisse, especially during the winter. In 1818, thanks to a gift from one of the village’s “expatriates”, a chapel was built that later became the parish church (1828 to the 1960s).