From CHF 45.-
Offer, Sonceboz-Sombeval

Gourmet hike in the Montoz farmhouses

Montoz
Montoz. © Reto Duriet
Chemin de Montoz
Chemin de Montoz. © Switzerland Tourism / André Meier
Hiking on Montoz
Hiking on Montoz. © Reto Duriet
Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte
Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte. © Jura bernois Tourisme
Bergerie le Pré-la-Patte, Péry
Bergerie le Pré-la-Patte, Péry
  • Category
    • Food & Drinks
    Food & Drinks
  • Place
    • Sonceboz-Sombeval
    Place

A gourmet hike in the metairies of Montoz, one of the peaks of the Grand Chasseral. 

This gourmet hike on the heights of Montoz allows you to taste regional products while visiting some of the inescapable farmhouses of the Grand Chasseral. The ascent of Montoz from Malleray or Péry is rewarded by a 3-course meal (aperitif, main course & dessert) served in the typical farm inns of the region, where hospitality and conviviality are the watchwords. 

Three itineraries are suggested: 

Angus itinerary 

From the Péry train station, you will go up to the Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte, where a local aperitif will be served. Then, you continue by the heights of Montoz in direction of the Bergerie de Malleray to taste a delicious Angus steak produced on the farm and to finish sweetly with an iced dessert. 

Total walking time of about 5 hours. Péry train station - Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte : about 1h50. Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte - Bergerie de Malleray: about 1h20.

Rösti itinerary

A second itinerary leaves from the Malleray train station. After the walk up the hill, you will taste a sausage as an aperitif at the Bergerie de Malleray, before continuing to the Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte to taste the traditional ham-rösti served in the farmhouses, with a dessert proposed by the house. 

Total walking time of about 5h15. Malleray train station - Bergerie de Malleray : about 1h50. Bergerie de Malleray - Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte : about 1h20.

Family itinerary

For families, we advise to park directly at the Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte or at the Bergerie de Malleray, then to make a loop passing by the heights of Montoz. For the children, ham will be served instead of Angus steak at the Bergerie de Malleray. 

Total walking time of about 2h45.

When registering for the family itinerary, please specify in the remarks from which metairie you wish to depart (the farmhouse you're leaving from is the one where you'll be having your aperitif).
Included services
Included services
    • Aperitif
    • Main course
    • Dessert
    • Drinks are not included
Opening hours
Opening hours
  • The 28 Oct 2024
  • Friday - Sunday
    • 10:30 - 13:30
Good to know
Good to know
  • Conditions / supplements
    • Offer valid from Friday to Sunday, from May 1st to October 31st.
    • How does it work? Book your tickets online, then simply go for a hike and present your confirmation on arrival at the two partner farmhouses.
  • Meeting place
    • Angus itinerary: Péry train station
    • Rösti Itinerary: Malleray train station
    • Family Itinerary: Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte or Bergerie de Malleray
  • Time
    • Angus itinerary: Departure from Péry train station between 8:15 and 9:00 am (arrival requested between 10:30 and 11:15 am for the aperitif) and then departure from the Bergerie du Pré-la-Patte at the latest at 11:45 am (arrival requested at the latest at 1:30 pm for the meal).
    • Rösti itinerary: Departure from Malleray train station between 8:15 and 9:00 am (arrival requested between 10:30 and 11:15 for the aperitif) and then departure from the Bergerie de Malleray at the latest at 11:45 am (arrival requested at the latest at 1:30 pm for the meal).
    • Familiy itinerary: Arrival between 10:30 and 11:15 am in one of the two Bergeries (parking on site) and then departure from the first Bergerie at 11:45 am at the latest.
On site
On site
  • Accessibility
    • Suitable for families
Contact
Contact
Gourmet hike in the Montoz farmhouses
Open Google Maps
You may also like

Farm Restaurants | This farm restaurant is located in the Montoz mountain range and can be accessed from Malleray or Reconvilier.

Farm Restaurants | This restaurant can be reached from the centre of Péry. Head towards Montoz, then follow the footpath signs.

Natural sites | The Montoz, first chain of the Jura with its steep cliffs, offers a panoramic view of the Alps and the Swiss Plateau.