Le Salève de bas en haut


La Maison du Salève - ©La Maison du Salève

Start with a guided tour of the Maison du Salève then depart in a coach on the road through the landscapes from Mont Blanc to Lake Geneva. "Bistronomic meal" break with seasonal ingredients and complete your trip with a photo stop at the panoramic viewpoint of the Salève cable car!

Programme of the day:
9:30 Food reception at the Maison du Salève: Coffee, tea, fruit juice and organic pastries.

10:00 Life-size exhibition
Guided tour of the Maison du Salève, old property of the Pomier Charterhouse. Discover the history of this incredible mountain. The proximity to Geneva, and the curiosity of the scientists and sportspeople, have made it a real region of discovery of science and nature and of trying out mountain sports.

11:30 Commentated coach tour: on the road of the landscapes
From Mont Blanc to Lake Geneva, the view which passes before your eyes is brought to life with commentaries and anecdotes from your guide.

12:30 bistronomic meal with seasonal products at the l'Observatoire restaurant
A warm and exquisitely old-fashioned location to try simple and delicious food from the heart.

14:30 coach trip or guided tour
Depending on your choice, the commentated tour continues on the coach or on foot around the restaurant. In the footsteps of the famous explorers of the Salève, in the company of your guide. Photo stop at the panoramic viewing point of the Salève cable car offering an exceptional view of Geneva and the Jura.

17:00 End of the day

Further information


775 route de Mikerne 74160 Présilly
Tel : 04 50 95 92 16
e-m : info@maisondusaleve.com
Fax : 04 50 37 05 39

languages spoken



From 01/03 to 15/08 between 9.30 AM and 5 PM.
Closed monday, tuesday, thursday, friday and sunday.


Group adults: 58.80 €.


Office de Tourisme Monts de Genève
57 avenue de la Gare
74100 Annemasse

Tel. : 04 50 95 07 10

From 02/01 to 30/01, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
From Tuesday to Friday between 9:30 am and 12:30 pm and between 1:30 pm and 5:30 pm.

From 01/02 to 31/12 :
From Tuesday to Friday between 9:30 am and 12:30 pm and between 1:30 pm and 6 pm
On Saturday between 9:30 am and 12:30 pm and between 1:30 pm and 4 pm
On Sunday (15/07 to 19/08) between 9:30 am and 1:30 pm.

Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st, November 1st, November 11th and December 25th.