In the footsteps of the Carthusians

  • Sur les pas de chatreux
Discover an easy and bucolic walk punctuated with themed boards through landscapes of plains and fields shaped by the monks of the Middle Ages.
On the way, make the most of it to discover:
La Maison de Salève, and 18th century farm offering many ways to discover the mountain of Salève and its heritage: exhibitions, guided tours, workshops, discovery walks, conferences, birthdays, hikes...
The Pomier Charterhouse, founded in 1170, the place of prayers and meditation for 600 years, is now a reception site for events (seminars, marriages, concerts...).
keep dogs on a lead near to the cow herds.
OuverturesThroughout the year : open daily.
  • Leisure facilities :
    • Picnic area
  • Services :
    • Services
    • 5 yrs old min
  • Levels of sporting experience :
    • Level green –very easy
  • :
    • Mountain location
  • Route :
    • Route 30
    • Daily duration (minutes) 45
    • Route BALISE
    • Distance (km) 3
  • Cultural leisure facilities :
    • Themed path
Equipment & Services
  • Services :
    • Pets welcome
Directions to :
Point de départ : la Maison du Salève
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 46.076599
Longitude : 6.098021
Présilly, 25 km north of Annecy via the D1201, in the Geneva direction. 1.5km after the Mont-Sion pass, at the roundabout, turn right.
Free access.
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Point de départ : la Maison du Salève
Phone : +33 4 50 04 71 63
  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French
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