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The Epicurean

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Properties of the itinerarie

Type of activity: Family

Difficulty: Easy

Duration: 02:00

Distance: 6 km

Loop itinerary

Ascent/Descent: +276m / -276m

Altitude min./max.: 1217m / 1483m

Epicureans are also adventurers! It's up to you to choose the ideal place during the hike to enjoy the fondue prepared by yourself.

The trail, ideal for families with walking children, will guide you from Rathvel to the summit of Niremont for an exceptional panoramic view. A stop at Cabane du Petit Oiseau will allow you to meet the farm animals.

The walking time is approximately 2 hours (excluding stops) for a total distance of 6.5 km.

Delights to savor along the way include:

  • Rathvel Buvette: Local platter
  • During your walk: Half-and-half fondue
  • Cabane du Petit Oiseau: Meringue and double cream

Prices are CHF 30.- for adults and CHF 20.- for juniors. The package is valid every day except Mondays and Wednesdays.

 

35.- CHF
25.- CHF

Information

Les Paccots – La Veveyse Tourisme
Place d'Armes 15
1618 Châtel-St-Denis

Reservation must be made at least 1 day in advance.

Departure is no later than 10:30 AM. Pick up your equipment and fondue cheese at Point Info des Paccots and then drive to the Rathvel parking lot (5 km from Les Paccots), the starting point of the hike.

The package does not include the liquid for fondue preparation. Please bring water, white wine, beer, or similar according to your preferences. Consider bringing a blanket as well.

The Gourmet Trails concept includes:

  • Packages are available at the Tourist Office.
  • Reservation is necessary at least 24 hours in advance.
  • Prices do not include drinks.
  • Table selection is not possible.

Please remember to bring cash, as there is no ATM in Les Paccots.

Access by public transport: No Access by car: Yes | Rathvel parking lot

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Properties of the itinerarie

Type of activity: Family

Difficulty: Easy

Duration: 02:00

Distance: 6 km

Loop itinerary

Ascent/Descent: +276m / -276m

Altitude min./max.: 1217m / 1483m

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