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Incredible silence experience in the church

Excellent spot to have a peaceful experience. Beautiful mountain environment. Cheese made by the... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
R0bD0b
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Bourg Saint Maurice, France
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Great store worth a stop

They have a great store where you can buy foods and other items made there at the monastery or at... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2015
travelmore30
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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18 Aug 2018
“Incredible silence experience in the church”
26 Apr 2017
“Peace and Tranquility!”
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent spot to have a peaceful experience. Beautiful mountain environment. Cheese made by the monks etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

We visited the Abbaye on a beautiful sunny day.The scenery on the drive up to the monastery is spectacular.The monastery itself is beautiful and walking in the surrounding grounds was so quiet and peaceful.The monastery itself was open and we slipped in and spent some...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

They have a great store where you can buy foods and other items made there at the monastery or at others in France. They also have an extensive book collection. I highly recommend the candies and cheeses. There is a nice big parking lot close...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

Went exploring and found the abbey. Purchased cheeses in the shop which are delicious and not for sale in uk. Vespers was moving and special especially on a winters night..

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Reviewed 18 May 2013

Unique top-of-the-mountain setting. Rustic. Nice gift shop for their cheese production, etc.Church closed at 5 pm, right when we got there. Still worth the drive .

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank WileyFahma
Reviewed 20 June 2012

Just a short drive from Faverges is this ancient monastary with an interesting history. Is is set in a pristine part of the French Alps and Trappist monks still live and work there. They produce a gorgeous soft cheese, named after the Abbaye and this,...More

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