For Children Holidaying with Their Parents

Le Manège Enchanté Creche
3 months old – 4 years old

A small team of childcare professionals welcome your children within a small and friendly structure hosting a maximum capacity of 13 children.

Open Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Half-day care possible. Reservation required.

Le Manège Enchanté
Tel +33(0)4 50 26 33 42


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    9am-1:30pm or 11:30am-5pm

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Meal and snack included in the price depending on the formula

For even more fun

The Ludoffaz Snow Area

Ludoffaz magic carpet lift allows you to go sledging effortlessly and try out other new types of riding on 2 separate slopes.

Free for children under 5 years old
Half-day: €3.50
1 hour before the magic carpet closes: €2

Opening Times:
From March 8 to March 14, the slope is open every day from 9 am to 12 pm.

Activities for Children

Piou Piou Club and ESF ski lessons
• Snow activities mainly on the sledging slope
• Children’s workshops offered by the Maison du Fromage
• Discovery workshop at the Abondance Abbey
• The Abondance Tourist Office offers events for children: find all the events on the weekly Calendar.
• The Ice Rink with special objects for littluns to push on the ice
• A City Park on La Plaine d’Offaz to play football, basketball and other ball sports.
• A playground at the village entrance next to the tennis courts. Plaine d’Offaz.


For summer and snow camps

There are many activities available for children’s groups in Abondance.

To help you prepare your children’s school trip to the Abondance valley, the Pays d’Art et d’Histoire in the valley has various educational information in a brochure for you Tell Me About the Abondance Valley – Educational Actions.

You can also consult the teacher’s document, A flamboyant territory – an overview of the Abondance Valley that includes the following sections about the Abondance Valley:
♦ Geography
♦ History
♦ Traditional clothing
♦ Agro-pastoralism
♦ Religious heritage
♦ Forest
♦ Tourism

The staff at the Abondance Abbey provide educational leaflets that have been designed in collaboration with the Inspection Académique d’Evian (National Education).
♦ “The Young Fresco Painters” workshops
♦ “The Young Illuminators ” workshop
♦ “Following in Giacomo Footsteps” discovery game
♦ Stained-glass window game, lights game – Jeu de vitraux, jeu de lumières
For more information please contact the Abondance Tourist Office: +33 (0)4 50 73 02 90.

The Trans’Abondance Ski is a free shuttle bus for groups of children staying in the Abondance commune. It runs from Christmas until the end of March depending on requests.

Information and reservation required the day before at the latest: Essert Cable Car, +33 (0)4 50 73 76 87.

The Trans’Abondance Ski is a free shuttle bus for children’s groups staying in the Abondance commune. It runs from the Christmas holidays until the end of March, upon request.

The destinations served from the accommodation are the following:
♦ The Essert cable car
♦ Ludoffaz ice rink
♦ La Maison du Fromage Abondance
♦ Abondance Abbey.

For more information, and mandatory reservations the day before at the latest, please contact:
The Essert cable car: +33 (0)4 50 73 76 87.