Abondance - ETE____Water____Swimming


The Chablais has a wide range of possibilities for enjoying the benefits of water, from aquatic centres, to beaches, and lakes, even in the mountains!

plage lac léman


A genuine landlocked sea, lakeside the water reaches 26°C in the height of summer, here are a selection of beaches that are near Abondance:

  • Publier municipal beach (29km – 34 mins)
  • Évian-les-Bains Nautical Centre (30km – 36 mins)
  • Redon Beach in Margencel (35km – 38 mins)
  • Champ de L’eau, Chantrel beach, municipal beach and Séchex beach in Anthy-sur-Léman (35km – 38 mins)
  • St-Disdille, Pinède beach and Thonon-les-Bains Nautical Centre (29 km – 33 mins).
lacs de montagne


Lake Montriond (28km) :in the Aulps valley 35 minutes from Abondance, this lake is situated in a magnificent setting between dramatic cliffs and conifer forests.

An area has been carefully landscaped so that you can enjoy the water in complete safety.  Reservation required for groups: 04 50 75 96 93
From 01/07 to 31/08: access is free and monitored by a lifeguard every day (except Saturdays) from 11 am-6 pm.

La Beunaz Lake (19km – 21 mins) : La Beunaz Lake in Saint-Paul-en-Chablais is a leisure area developed around a natural temperate mountain lake.
The leisure area is open every day in July and August from 10 am-7 pm. Swimming entrance fee: €3.80 over 6-years-old.