Distances :
Annemasse : 25min
Geneva (Switzerland) : 30min
Evian : 40 min
Annecy : 45 min
Chamonix : 50 min
Chambéry : 1h15
Lausanne (Switzerland) : 1h30
Grenoble : 1h45
Aosta (Italy) : 1h50
Neuchâtel (Switzerland) : 2h
Lyon : 2h
Besançon : 2h45
Marseille : 4h30
Strasbourg : 4h30
Paris : 5h30
Annemasse Train Station : 30min
Geneva Cornavin Train Station : 35min
Geneva-Cointrin Airport (Switzerland) : 40min
Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport : 2h

La Ferme du Pré Carré

Romantic Stays

Well-being in the mountain

Rates : from 180 € for 2 pax.

(Rates according to the room and the massage choosen : see details here RATES & CONDITIONS) This well-being stay includes :

  • one night in a cosy room,
  • 40 minutes for relaxing in a private canadian Spa bath,
  • relaxing massage (reflexology & shiatsu) with our graduated partner Hân OR swedish massage with our graduated partner Patricia. Please, see details here
  • home-made french breakfast

 

Gourmet evening in the mountain

Have a break in a charming and peacefull environment.

Rates : 210 euros for 2 pax (extra-cost brunch + 40 euros for 2 pax)

This gourmet stay includes for 2 pax :

  • a gourmet dinner with fresh products of season (from aperitif to local cheese and dessert, wine and coffee included). Sandrine, trained at the Paul Bocuse Institute and at Valrhona the most famous “école du grand chocolat”, prepares the dinner.
  • 1 night in a cosy room.
  • home-made french breakfast or brunch (with extra-cost).

Enchanted interlude

Price : 450 euros for 2 pax .

This romantic stay includes :

  • one night in a large cosy room with a beautifull view on high mountain pastures.
  • one bottle of champagne.
  • a gourmet dinner served in room with fresh products of season (from aperitif to cheese and dessert, wine and coffee included). Sandrine, trained at the Institute Paul Bocuse and at Valrhona the famous “école du grand chocolat”, prepares the dinner.
  • 40 minutes for relaxing in a private jacuzzi
  • home-made brunch
  • late check-out until 04:00pm

One week in the french and swiss Alps

Quotation : please, contact us

DAY1: GENEVA (or LYON) international airport (or TGV station from LYON).

  • Arrival and transfer to Villard.
  • Check-in the guest house La Ferme du Pré Carré
  • Free time
  • Dinner and overnight stay

 

Day 2 :  DISCOVER LAKE GENEVA, SWISS SIDE Full day excursion to Lake Geneva shore !

  • After breakfast at the guest house, departure to Evian, stroll on the thermal town. Then Lake Geneva cruise to Lausanne (regular crossings).  Spare time in Lausanne, « pearl of the Lake Geneva » and headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (free lunch time). On the Swiss banks of the Lake, along Vineyards roads to Vevey, the Capital of Riviera Vaudoise and Montreux. The Lavaux Vineyards, UNESCO World Heritage, will offer you extraordinary landscapes. Wine tasting and discovery of the rolling terraced vineyards.
  • Return to Villard
  • Dinner and overnight stay

 

Day 3: EXCURSION to  CHAMONIX  MONT-BLANC & THE FRENCH ALPS Full day excursion to Chamonix Mont Blanc, the rooftop of Europe!

  • Departure to Chamonix, arrival at Montenvers station
  • Excursion to the glacier Sea of Ice (Mer de Glace) by cogwheel train.
  • Visit the Ice grotto, the crystal gallery and the Glaciorium near Hotel Montenvers
  • Lunch on the top at the mythic Montenvers Hotel
  • In the afternoon, go down. Shopping time in Chamonix
  • Continue to Martigny, in neighbouring switzerland, by the historic “Via Francigena”.  Stop to the famous Gianadda Foundation an important cultural centre propose prestigious exhibitions : Zao Wou-Ki exhibition up to 12JUN16, future exhibition Picasso, L’œuvre ultime from 17JUN16 to 20NOV16.
  • Return to Villard
  • Dinner and overnight stay

Or

  • Departure to Chamonix, arrival at Aighuille du Midi platform
  • Exciting excursion to the Aiguille du midi peak by cable car (3 842 m). On the top, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Mountainering museum and the Step into the void (Aiguille du Midi Skywalk).
  • Go down to the city center and lunch in the pedestrian streets. Shopping time in Chamonix
  • Continue to Martigny, in neighbouring switzerland, by the historic “Via Francigena”.  Stop to the famous Gianadda Foundation an important cultural centre propose prestigious exhibitions : Zao Wou-Ki exhibition up to 12JUN16, future exhibition Picasso, L’œuvre ultime from 17JUN16 to 20NOV16.
  • Return to Villard
  • Dinner and overnight stay

 

Day 4: THE SAVOYARD MARKETS, LAKE GENEVA  FRENCH SIDE, COOKING CLASS

  • Departure to the local market to purchase local products with Sandrine. Up to Lake Geneva shore (French side!) until Yvoire, charming medieval and fishing village (free lunch time). Private guided tour. Continuation to the « Domaine de Ripaille » surrounded by its vineyards, this 15th century castle was once a residence of the Dukes of Savoy. Tastings and wine shops, exhibitions and arboretum.
  • Return by 6:00 pm to Villard for the cooking class.
  • You will especially appreciate dinner which you will prepare with Sandrine.
  • Overnight stay

 

Day 5:  EXCURSION TO SWITZERLAND

Departure to Gruyère. Discover the charming Swiss medieval village crowned « the most beautiful

  • French-speaking village of Switzerland 2014″. Free Lunch time.
  • Continuation to Geneva, capital of the peace, symbol of fine watchmaking. Discover the old town, the “Jardins des anglais” and the famous “Jet d’eau”.
  • Return to Villard.
  • Dinner and overnight stay

 

Day 6: FULL DAY EXCURSION TO LAKE ANNECY.

  • Departure to Annecy, the little Venice of the French Alps. Stroll around in the medieval town town with a private guide.
  • Lunch in the old town. Afternoon, cruise on the Lake Annecy.
  • Shopping in the narrow streets or at the commercial center of Courrier.
  • Return to Villard
  • Dinner and overnight stay

 

DAY 7: after breakfast, transfer from “La Ferme du Pré Carré” to the airport/TGV station

 

CONTACT US FOR ANY QUESTION YOU MAY HAVE : RATES & BOOKING

 

For booking, please contact us via email or phone call.