Did you know that Combloux is home to a veritable taste treasure just waiting to be (re)discovered? Nestled in the heart of majestic mountains, our alpine village overflows with local products and generous recipes with authentic flavors. On the occasion of the 40th edition of the European Heritage Days, we invite you to a gourmet walk through Combloux and its mountain pastures, where delights of traditional Savoyard gastronomy are waiting for you!
On a course of ten kilometers, the Rando des Gourmets takes you to the heart of Combloux and its hamlets.
Photos of the Rando des Gourmets 2023
The Rando des Gourmets de Combloux: a gourmet event not to be missed!
This pedestrian route, accessible to all, is the perfect opportunity:
- de share a friendly moment in the mountains, surrounded by your friends or your in family,
- to discover our village-resort, in all its authenticity
- to discover the fruit of the work of our local producers
- to taste a variety of dishes that bear witness to ancestral know-how transmitted from generation to generation,
- to soak up the beauty of the alpine landscapes thanks to the breathtaking view of the mountains surrounding.
At the Rando des Gourmets, all ingredients are together for successful day ! The naturally enchanting setting of Combloux adds a touch of poetry to this culinary adventure.
In order to avoid any food discomfort, we would be grateful if you would inform the organization of any restrictions you may have (vegetarianism, allergies, etc.) before you register. To do so, please email them at [email protected]. They will be able to provide you with all the necessary information.
The gastronomy of Combloux is not just a matter of taste, it is a true ode to history and tradition.
A gourmet, cultural, sporting and convivial getaway in Combloux
La Rando des Gourmets: Program for the 2023 edition
After the resounding success of its first edition, the Gourmet hike is back in Combloux with even more delicious dishes to savour!
Let yourself be seduced by this gourmet getaway on the occasion of the European Heritage Days. Dive into the heart oftasty soul of Combloux et give in to the temptation to feast as it should be ! You will leave with your taste buds enchanted, with culinary memories that will remain etched in your heart.
A gourmet exploration of the Pearl of the Alps
Take part in a friendly, non-timed course
In Combloux, the pleasure of walking blends harmoniously with the discovery of the culinary specialties of Savoy.
For a more relaxed experience, we strongly recommend starting at 08:30 a.m..
In this spirit, the itinerary of the Rando des Gourmets is intended to be both:
- greedy – with the presence of several stands for tasting local products distributed along the route. There will be something to delight both sweet and salty beaks.
- et cultural – by taking you through the must-see places in Combloux You will thus be led to discover the wealth of the cultural heritage of our alpine destination.
Walking: another way to discover gourmet Haute-Savoie!
The itinerary of the Rando des Gourmets
Our combloran gourmet getaway offers you a ten-kilometer hiking trail from the green theater of the biotope lake of Combloux.
The route, with a real distance of 10,30 km, has a positive elevation gain of 450 m.
You are free to leave as you please, according to your own walking pace, between 08:30 and 10:00. As previously mentioned, if you want to take your time, we strongly recommend that you leave at 08:30.
Discovering the cultural treasures of Combloux
On this September 17, heritage is in the spotlight in Combloux!
The Rando des Gourmets is also the perfect opportunity to (re)discover the Monuments and emblematic sites of Combloux ! The route will lead you in particular to:
- the Cross of Basseville,
- Isidore's Farm,
- Saint Mark's Cross,
- the Chapel of Ormaret,
- Saint Nicholas Church
- the Chalet de la Vieille.
Explore the flavors in the great outdoors well equipped
Recommended equipment for gourmet hikes in Combloux
Be careful, this is indeed a hike and not a simple stroll. Once you leave the village of Combloux, you will take paths with stones, roots, etc. Therefore, therefore, this hike is unfortunately not not wheelchair accessible.
Although this family outing is open to all, it is good to keep in mind that it still includes some sections that require a bit of effort… 450 meters of elevation gain oblige!
The Rando des Gourmets in Combloux: Prices and registration
Our registrations to this flagship event of our destination are online on the website of the Tourist Office.
In order to take full advantage of this unique gastronomic experience while contributing to the reduction of food waste, we warmly invite you to attend. register quickly !
The little extras included in the registration fee:
- An drink offered at the garage sale which will take place the same day at the biotope lake.
Animations on the sidelines of the event
To add an extra touch of magic to this culinary walk in the great outdoors, young and old alike can be entertained as soon as they arrive, with, among other things, the presence of:
- a bouncy castle,
- wooden games
- of a catchy musical atmosphere, for enjoy with family once the circle is complete!
- an friendly garage sale with refreshment bar and catering.
Other activities are planned throughout the Rando des Gourmets.
Charter of good conduct for the Rando des Gourmets
Any registration implies acceptance of the Rando des Gourmets code of good conduct. We invite you to read this charter carefully, which must be returned signed to the organizer before setting off.
No mandatory equipment is required, but are strongly recommended:
- Shoes and clothing suitable for mountain walking
- Cap or other headgear and sunscreen
- Bottle of water
- Mobile phone with charged battery
Become a volunteer at the event
If you would like to take part in the event as a volunteer, you can inform our events and entertainment manager of your availability.