My favourite picnic spots

Fresh bread, a delicious piece of local cheese in a sandwich, why not some blueberries picked along the way and some breath-taking views! Here are my favourite places for a picnic with family, friends, or even with colleagues at lunchtime!

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Table with a view

Lac de Flérier

004 08 19 Giffre Taninges © Gilles Piel

While you’re exploring Taninges, stop off for a quiet picnic on the shores of the Lac de Flérier! The Lake can be accessed by car, or by foot from the centre of the village.


Col de la Ramaz


Fancy a bike ride? At the start of a hiking trip? Or you just want to enjoy the view? Stop off for a picnic at the picnic tables available at the Col de la Ramaz!

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Lac de Sommand


Take advantage of the picnic tables on the shores of the Lac de Sommand and why not take a dip!


a fuss-free lunch

Au Lac des Vernays

006 08 19 Giffre Taninges © Gilles Piel

Dans le parc de la Chartreuse de Mélan

13 08 22 Chartreuse Melan Taninges┬® Alexandre Compain

Au lac de Roy

013 08 19 Lac de Roy Sommand © Gilles Piel

À Roche Pallud


Au Parc du Château


Picnics are a real tradition!

A picnic in the mountains, sitting on the grass during a hike or at a picnic table along a footpath, just go with the flow! We’re counting on you to remember the picnic hamper full of local produce. But before you leave, don’t forget to check the weather forecast, to make sure a mountain storm doesn’t rain on your parade.


How about we reveal even more of our hidden picnic spots to you?


Pointe du Haut Fleury, Praz de Lys, août 2019, Olivier Octobre-29 007 08 19 Pont du Diable © Gilles Piel