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Apricot Festival

Saxon celebrates the orchard star for 3 days ! On the program of festivities : large apricot market, activities for young and old, concerts and gourmet walks in the orchards

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Gourmet Walk

In Saxon the apricot is savored during a gourmet walk in July. A bus takes you from the village to the top of the hillside. From there you will go down from stand to stand to taste the prince of the Valais orchards prepared in a 5-course menu by local restaurateurs

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5902

Inhabitants

8000

Tons of apricots per year

533

Meters above sea level

740

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