Discovery and fine food
From Les Arsets you can easily visit the hamlet of Taveyanne, classified as a historical site, with its beautiful wooden chalets and traditional rustic wood-tiled roofs, nestling in the heart of a nature reserve. You will be amazed by this mountain village from another time, famous for its mid-summer festival, for its authenticity and natural beauty. On foot, for good walkers, by taking the telecabin from Barboleusaz, or by bus from Les Arsets during the peak summer season.
A bus service during the summer and winter seasons connects Gryon to Alpe-des-Chaux; the timetables and bus stop are at the entrance to Les Arsets.
Close by, and only a few minutes walk from Les Arsets is the restaurant Le Resto Liberto , or higher up the restaurant at Les Chaux with its log cabin appearance La Boille Ô Chaux Restaurant or the Refuge de Frience; these will allow you to combine a good walk and with a fine selection of local dishes. Gryon and its Centre Gryonnais, Maison du Terroir, shops and at the heart of Barboleusaz the not-to-be-missed bakers/chocolaterie Charlet’s with its mouth-watering delicacies, all offering so much for everyone! Finally, the grocery store Jaymes, also in Barboleusaz, will provide you with ample supplies in order to relax and enjoy your stay in the Loft, and profit from its terrace and outside grill. The fitted kitchen is fully equipped.
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