Carrière de Bocheresse

The treasures of Bonatchiesse - Bocheresse Quarry

Geology at Fionnay 
  • Guided visit of the Bocheresse Quarry

    A guide is available from 10 am to 3 pm to give you an illuminating insight into soapstone and how it is mined.

    To reach the quarry, there is approximatively 1h15 on foot from Bonatchiesse, ​+400m of altitude difference. Climb not...
    A guide is available from 10 am to 3 pm to give you an illuminating insight into soapstone and how it is mined.

    To reach the quarry, there is approximatively 1h15 on foot from Bonatchiesse, ​+400m of altitude difference. Climb not accompanied.
    Remember to bring warm clothes because the temperature inside the quarry is around 8°C.

    The guided tour lasts roughly 30 to 45 minutes.

    Transport to Bonatchiesse is not included (Post Bus is free with the VIP Pass).
    Bus timetable and route map are available from the tourist offices. Guided tours are in French only and they will not take place in poor weather. Contact and important information on verbier.ch
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Openings
  • From July 3, 2020
    until August 28, 2020
  • Friday
    10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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