Chamonix Delicacies Tour (Self Guided), Chamonix

Chamonix contains many gourmand shops, including a fabulous assortment of pâtisseries, bounlangeries and chocolatiers. Coffee and tea are also available to accompany these treats at many of the shops. The following guide will lead you to the best gourmands in Chamonix.
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Chamonix Delicacies Tour Map

Guide Name: Chamonix Delicacies Tour
Guide Location: France » Chamonix (See other walking tours in Chamonix)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.8 Km or 0.5 Miles
Author: vickyc
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • L'Univers du Bonbon
  • La Chocolaterie Ancey
  • Patisserie Richard
  • Mont Blanc Butcher
  • Le Refuge Payot
  • Le Fournil Chamoniard
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L'Univers du Bonbon

1) L'Univers du Bonbon

L'Univers du Bonbon is a chocolate and confections shop in the pedestrian area of Chamonix. Offering an assortment of delicious sweets to satisfy any taste, enjoy famous French chocolates and traditional bonbons from the Haute-Savoie region, as well as great gift ideas, at this fabulous shop.
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La Chocolaterie Ancey

2) La Chocolaterie Ancey

La Chocolaterie Ancey offers traditional Mont Blanc chocolates and sweets. Named Maison de Nougat when it was established in 1821, later the Ancey family assumed ownership of this chocolaterie. You will find a wide selection of handmade chocolates, including elegantly decorated gift boxes for someone special.
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Patisserie Richard

3) Patisserie Richard

Patisserie Richard, an excellent French pastry shop, offers an amazing assortment of sweets. Various high quality cakes, chocolates and bonbons can be found here. It also serves as a cafe and is a wonderful spot to relax with coffee and a treat.
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Mont Blanc Butcher

4) Mont Blanc Butcher

Mont Blanc Butcher, a traditional shop on Chamonix’s main shopping street, boasts nearly 50 years of quality and tradition. Select local wines, famous cheeses and other regional specialties can be purchased at this wonderful shop.
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Le Refuge Payot

5) Le Refuge Payot

Le Refuge Payot, a traditional Savoyard food and wine shop, is located on a pedestrian street in the center of Chamonix. It serves a variety of specialties from this mountain region. Among its selection, you will find local cheeses including goat cheese, wines, meat, chocolates and other sweets.
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Le Fournil Chamoniard

6) Le Fournil Chamoniard

Le Fournil Chamoniard, a bakery and confectionery shop, offers fresh bread, buns, cakes and other sweets. Popular boulangeries and confections prepared according to traditional recipes can be found in this delightful shop.

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