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A beating heart

Located right in the heart of Val d’Arly, this village resort has the feel of a typical little mountain community, where local people and visitors happily mingle in the lively, beating village centre. Fans of culture and traditional everyday life are spoilt for choice: medieval church, pretty little streets, local specialities… just as those who like sliding sports and breathtaking panoramic views are too, all under the protective eye of Mont-Blanc.

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Ski Area

Espace Diamant

Set amongst forests, alpine meadows and pretty villages, the ski area extends between the Beaufortain and Val d'Arly, offering all types of slide activities for every level of expertise. Stunning views from every peak: Mont-Blanc, Beaufortain, Aravis...

Val d'arly Labelle Montagne Remontées Mécaniques 74120 Praz-sur-Arly

Opening period

From 23/12/2017 to 13/04/2018.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

Prices

Adult 4 hours: 35.40 €
Adult day: 40.20 €
Adult 6 days: 210.60 €
Child 4 hours (5-14 years): 28.40 €
Child day (5-14 years): 32.20 €
Child 6 days (5-14 years): 168.70 €
Senior day: 36.20 €
Senior 6 days: 189.70 €.
Free entry for children < 5 years.

Booking

Direct, télephone 04 79 31 61 41

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Welcome drink Distractions et loisirs

    Sunday 25 février 2018 at 18H

    Come and taste the "Chartreuse du Soleil" (Green Chartreuse + orange juice) offered by the Val d'Arly Tourist Office! We will present you the activities, events and workshops of the week.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Meeting of Flumet and its history Culturelle

    Tuesday 20 février 2018 at 10H

    Guided tour of the town of Flumet, the historic capital of the Val d'Arly. Come and discover 800 years of history through some remains and traces of the past.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    The workshop of 5 senses around cheese from Savoy Culturelle

    Thursday 22 février 2018 at 17H

    6 years

    The Cooperative Fruitière Val d'Arly offers children to discover the cheese of Savoie around workshops that bring the senses awake.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Lumberjack soup at the Estaminet Traditions et folklore

    Wednesday 21 février 2018 at 19H30

    Discover the "Estaminet" (a traditional tavern)! In a friendly and warm atmosphere, listen to the tales of Flumet around a traditional and authentic meal!

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Guided tour of the Church of Saint Nicolas la Chapelle Culturelle

    Thursday 22 février 2018 at 18H

    Edmond’s guided tour of one of the local heritage treasures, the church in St Nicolas la Chapelle, is done with great passion. It is a Baroque church that will certainly not leave you indifferent!

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    At the crossroads of the Baroque roads of Haut Val d'Arly Culturelle

    Thursday 22 février 2018 at 10H

    Discover the rich history through the "Baroque paths" of the Upper Val d'Arly between Flumet and St Nicolas la Chapelle.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Boardgame Distractions et loisirs

    Friday 23 février 2018 at 16H30

    12 years

    Fan of board game or want to discover? Join us to have a good time.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Guided tour of Miller's house "Au Fil du temps" and Mill "A Tienne" Culturelle

    Tuesday 20 février 2018 at 16H

    7 years

    Tour the miller’s house which is linked to the mill, with its exhibition of old pictures and materials from the mill’s fascinating history. The house can be visited on its own or as part of a guided tour of Flumet.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Workshop "A snowman without snow" Distractions et loisirs

    Monday 19 février 2018 at 15H

    4 years

    Come draw and decorate your snowman. A manual activity mixing painting, sticking and good mood!

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Opoual show "Mountains have wings" Culturelle

    Monday 19 février 2018 at 18H

    6 years

    Theme: Respect of nature Célestin, a little boy, gets lost in the mountains, but he is saved by children and animals.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Sale of Crêpes and Bugnes

    Tuesday 20 février 2018 at 15H

    Go under the church square of Flumet to enjoy homemade pancakes and bugnes. Sale for the benefit of the Syndicat mulassier du Val d'Arly.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Olympic challenges Culturelle

    Tuesday 20 février 2018 at 15H30

    Olympic Games quiz, Olympic course and other challenges await you next to the Flumet church. Musical animation and prizes to win.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Light painting Distractions et loisirs

    Tuesday 20 février 2018 at 18H

    Come discover this photographic technique that allows you to "paint" with light. Your creations can be projected and printed in real time. Musical entertainment and heritage quiz.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Light painting Distractions et loisirs

    Thursday 08 mars 2018 at 20H

    Come and try light painting, a photographic technique that consists of using a long exposure time in a dark environment and moving a source of light (flashlight, LEDs ...) and leave with your printed photo!

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    From Cheese factory to farm: AOP Beaufort celebrates their 50 years old Culturelle

    Wednesday 21 février 2018 at 14H30

    The Cooperative of Val d'Arly invites you at 14:30 pm to the museum space with Rachel and Jean-Pierre, Beaufort milk producers who will present their cooperative and the territory, followed by a visit of the exploitation of Vincent in St Nicolas la Chapelle.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Evening tales "Once upon a time in Tibet ..." Culturelle

    Wednesday 21 février 2018 at 17H30

    Dive into the heart of Tibet and let yourself be told stories filled with wisdom and mischief.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Hiking quiz Distractions et loisirs

    Thursday 22 février 2018 at 15H

    8 years

    Discover the village of St Nicolas la Chapelle! While walking or running, find the tags and answer the questions for try to discover the mystery word.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    Animated evening in Evettes Sports

    Monday 19 février 2018 at 02H16

    Come skiing at night, you will discover other sensations of glide! Descent with lanterns for children, night skiing, mulled wine, musical atmosphere and model for all.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    "The treasure of Opoual" show Distractions et loisirs

    Monday 26 février 2018 at 18H

    6 years

    Theme: Politeness during the holidays. Célestin, a small boy wins a stay in the mountains and will find the treasure of Opoual, the nice yeti.

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    Flumet / St Nicolas la Chapelle
    The treasure of St Nicolas Distractions et loisirs

    Thursday 01 mars 2018 at 15H

    8 years

    Win the challenges, get the clues and find the treasure! Come relax with family or friends by participating in this fun and friendly activity. Followed by a snack and a hot chocolate.

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    Heritage

    Museographic space

    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.

    Learn about the secrets of Reblochon

    Let yourself be guided during a visit of our museum space and an introduction to the making of Reblochon (white Tomme) - which will end with a friendly tasting of our cheeses made in our workshops.

    Chaucisse church

    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).

    Château de Charbonnière

    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.

    Lumberjack soup at the Estaminet

    Discover the "Estaminet" (a traditional tavern)! In a friendly and warm atmosphere, listen to the tales of Flumet around a traditional and authentic meal!

    Abymes bridge

    The Abymes bridge connects Flumet with Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe. Interesting not only for its architecture, the bridge offers stunning views over the river Arly situated 32m below, the T’ienne mill and hanging houses.

    Flumet church

    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.

    Hanging houses – Panoramic view

    Flumet’s hanging houses, with their foundations built into the actual rock, overlook the river Arly 40m below. The only one of its kind in Savoie, this architectural group of buildings is most unusual, with breathtaking, dizzying views.

    From milking to cheese in Val d'Arly

    The Cooperative offers you to attend the evening milking on one of its farms. Sandrine and Sébastien will introduce you to their farming activity and the role of their cooperative. With tasting of our two cheeses AOP (Beaufort and Reblochon).

    Château des Faucigny

    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.

    De Bieu Fortified house

    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”.

    Discover our mountain-how

    Free visit of the area dedicated to our Val d'Arly territory, mountain farming and the manufacture of our cheeses: Reblochon, Beaufort...

    Discover the mountain agriculture at the Coopérative

    Come meet our farmers at the Cooperative, they will present their role, during the visit of the museum space where you can learn our history and our know-how. Friendly tasting of our cheeses made in our workshops.

    Eglise Saint Théodule : En accès libre

    Le menu peuple des anges vous guidera dans cette église modeste qui abrite un fastueux baldaquin.

    "Le Gâteau" - Panoramic views

    Magnificent panorama of the stations of the Val d'Arly, "Croix Cartier", "Le Croisse-Baulet", "Le Mont-Blanc"... A viewpoint is available to help you locate the various summits.

    Flumet celebrates Christmas

    This year come meet Santa Claus during his visit to Flumet. Many animations will be proposed to you.

    Saint Nicolas la Chapelle church

    Saint Nicolas-la-Chapelle church, dedicated to the saint of the same name, dates from the 18th C. The baroque building is notable because of its belltower with double light turret, sculpted porch, murals and canopied main altar – unique in Savoie.

    Mill in Tienne and Miller's house

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

    Le Mont-Charvin

    Mont Charvin (2407 m) is one of the main peaks of the Aravis mountain range and is recognisable by its pyramid shape and steep rock face. This is maybe the reason for its name: Charvin means exposed summit (“charve” is patois for “chauve” meaning bald).