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Mountain Cableways of Charmey

TéléCharmey SA
Les Charrières 3
1637 Charmey

+41 (0)26 927 55 20

www.charmey.ch

Thanks to the mountain cablewys in Charmey, you can get to the top of Vounetz and admire an exceptional panorama.

In summer as well as in winter, a large choice of activities are available in Vounetz. Enjoy time with family or friends in a sublime setting.

 

In the sommer
For nature lovers, discover the many walks and bike rides. For families, discover the children's hill and its wooden games. Still situated at the top, the mountain pasture cheese dairy of Les Piller allows you to see how cheese is made on a daily basis.

For thrill-seekers, discover the Via ferrata in a breathtaking panorama, inaugurated in 2022. The famous Zip-line Valley, which leaves from the top of the gondola lift, is also awaiting. This activity, proposed by the ecological leisure park Charmey Aventures, supplements the various trails in the trees that delight young and old alike.

Playa del Charmey offers 6 mini-beaches on the top of Vounetz. Various activities are offered.

 

Gastronomy
The "Restaurant des Dents-Vertes" and the family Poidevin propose a charming programme for the summer season, in particular evening openings. Special evenings on Fridays and Saturdays as well as a Sunday brunch await you during the summer period.

During the winter season, stop by the "Restaurant des Dents-Vertes" for a short break and a warm meal before heading outside to enjoy the various winter activities around the summit Vounetz. The restaurant welcomes ski tourers on Wednesday and Saturday evenings during the winter season.

The "Auberge de Tissiniva" offers the opportunity to enjoy a pleasant meal in summer and winter in a magnificent setting. Just 20 minutes from the top of the cable car, you can enjoy the interior or admire the breathtaking view from the terrace. This alpine restaurant offers typical dishes (but not only) served all day long. From Wednesday to Saturday (in winter), after-ski/after-work parties are organised from 2pm: mulled wine, cocktails, tartes flambées on the wood fire to share around a brazier, wrapped in a blanket, with atmosphere and DJ set.

 

In the winter
The diversity of the Charmey ski area welcomes skiers and snowboarders of all levels to its 30 km of marked runs. A snow garden is available for beginners and untouched slopes allow freeride enthusiasts to try their hand at freeriding. For more leisurely outings, discover the numerous snowshoe or Nordic skiing itineraries.
- 12 ski slopes
- Untouched slopes for freeride enthusiasts
- A freestyle area equipped with Box & Rails
- A slope adapted for the organization of ski races, from slalom to super G
- A 4km sledge run starting at the top of Vounetz awaits you. Travel the 440 m of difference in altitude through the countryside in a magical atmosphere to the bottom of the La Scie chairlift.
- A snow tubing slope is available near the Jardin des Neiges.

- NEW: Winter park "Le village du Bounè Rodzo" with numerous activities for young and old.

The resort also allows you to learn how to ski or to progress in winter sports thanks to the Swiss Ski School Charmey. Group, private, ski, snowboard or telemark lessons: there is something for all interests and all ages."

The opening of the cableways depends on the weather conditions. Please check in the news or directly with the cableways office for schedule changes. During the winter season you can check the snow report.

From 26 May to 2 Oct 2022

Monday09:00 - 18:00

Tuesday09:00 - 18:00

Wednesday09:00 - 18:00

Thursday09:00 - 18:00

Friday09:00 - 22:30

Saturday09:00 - 22:30

Sunday09:00 - 18:00

From 3 to 14 Oct 2022

Friday16:30 - 22:30

Saturday09:00 - 22:30

Sunday09:00 - 18:00

From 15 to 30 Oct 2022

Monday09:00 - 18:00

Tuesday09:00 - 18:00

Wednesday09:00 - 18:00

Thursday09:00 - 18:00

Friday09:00 - 22:30

Saturday09:00 - 22:30

Sunday09:00 - 18:00

Pedestrian pass (one-way trip)

Adults (25-63 years old) 15.- CHF
Senior (AVS) 13.- CHF
Young (16 to 24 years old) 13.- CHF
Children (6 to 15 years old) 11.- CHF

Pedestrian pass (round trip)

Adults (25-63 years old) 23.- CHF
Senior (AVS) 20.- CHF
Young people (16-24 years old) 20.- CHF
Children (6 to 15 years old) 15.- CHF

Paragliding

One-way to Vounetse 15.- CHF
4 hours pass 24.- CHF
Day pass 30.- CHF

Skipass One Day - Winter 2021-22

Adults (25-63 years old) 42.- CHF
Seniors (from 64 years old) 36.- CHF
Children (6 to 15 years old)(6-15 years old) 27.- CHF
Young people (16-24 years old) 36.- CHF

Skipass half day (4 hours) - Winter 2021-22

Adults (25-63 years old) 36.- CHF
Seniors and young people (16 to 24 years old) 30.- CHF
Children (6 to 15 years old) 22.- CHF
Young people (16-24 years old) 30.- CHF

Rates sledge (1 run)

Erwachsene (ab 25 Jahren) 22.- CHF
Senioren (ab 64 Jahren) und Jugendliche (16-24 Jahre) 19.- CHF
Kinder (6-15 Jahre) 15.- CHF
Magic Pass Free
Sledge rent 10.- CHF

Combined offer - Mountain & Bath (return trip in the cable car + 3-hour admission to the Bains de la Gruyère)

Adults 36.- CHF
Children up to 15 years old 23.- CHF

Rapido Sky Cable car
Altitude on departure: 876 m
Altitude on arrival: 1'617 m
Length: 3'146 m
Passenger flow: 1'200 pers./h.
Speed: 6 m/sec.
Duration of trip: 9 minutes 30

TéléCharmey SA
Les Charrières 3
1637 Charmey

+41 (0)26 927 55 20

www.charmey.ch

Opening hours

From 26 May to 2 Oct 2022

Monday09:00 - 18:00

Tuesday09:00 - 18:00

Wednesday09:00 - 18:00

Thursday09:00 - 18:00

Friday09:00 - 22:30

Saturday09:00 - 22:30

Sunday09:00 - 18:00

From 3 to 14 Oct 2022

Friday16:30 - 22:30

Saturday09:00 - 22:30

Sunday09:00 - 18:00

From 15 to 30 Oct 2022

Monday09:00 - 18:00

Tuesday09:00 - 18:00

Wednesday09:00 - 18:00

Thursday09:00 - 18:00

Friday09:00 - 22:30

Saturday09:00 - 22:30

Sunday09:00 - 18:00

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