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La Montée en Alpage, Val Thorens

Traditional ceremony celebrating the beginning of summer

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On June 22nd 2019, discover the ancient ritual of "l'emmontagnée". Enjoy a day of conviviality and sharing during this traditional ceremony celebrating the beginning of summer.

  • Transhumance will leave Saint Martin de Belleville village at 08:30, and is due to arrive at 12:30.
  • At lunchtime, party will continue over a meal, accompanied by musicians and a magician.
  • Full course meal: €25 (excluding drinks)
  • During the afternoon, participants are invited to take part in milking cows and goats.