With its many mountain passes and summits, Sainte Foy Tarentaise is crossed by several renowned routes, along both high-altitude sectors and lower mountain slopes:
Sainte Foy offers magnificent varied hikes that stretch between the mountain of altitude, forests and pastures. From 890 m in the Isère valley to 3747 m at the top of the Grande Sassière. This is reflected by three stages of vegetation: mountainous, subalpine and alpine extended beyond 2700 to 3000 m altitude by a nival level.
and Mountain guide
Walking guide and Fully-qualified freelance ski instructor. Tailor-made teaching, individual, families and groups. + 20 years experience.
evolution 2 - summer adventure
Sainte Foy is as incredible in summer as in winter. If the word discovery makes you dream, then let us guide you through the mountain paths to meet a nature whose charm will not leave you indifferent.
tarentaise tours - bureau des guides
Look for new horizons and escape from normal ways? Let’s go for a day trip
or more with the expert of the Valley: Mountain Guides from Tarentaise Tours -
Mountain Guide Office of Sainte-Foy
Outing with a hiking guide
ascent of the aiguille of "grande sassière"
Lovers of challenge and high peaks, this ascent is for you. With its 3747m altitude and technical passages, the Aiguille de la Grande Sassière is earned...
If you want to enjoy our beautiful mountains to the full and reach even wilder places, the multi-day hike is for you. What could be better than sleeping in a tent? Come and try the experience
l'apérando avec evolution 2
Come to share a unique moment with your family, a good way to combine effort and comfort. Young and Adult will be conquered! Departure at 7pm in front of the Tourist Office for a convivial sunset hike.
A walk dedicated to the discovery of pastoralism between summer hamlets and mountain villages. The walk leads to a traditional Savoyard sheepfold.
Take a small notebook and a pencil and share our taste for wild food (culinary - drinks with and without alcohol), take a breath of fresh air and discover the wonders that surround us. There are no weeds !
A sporty hike, aimed at early risers who wish to live a unique and privileged experience: the sunrise at the top of a mountain! A magical moment, when it is not uncommon to cross chamois and ptarmigans
Come stretch your legs on the trails of our mountains and discover the hidden wonders of Sainte Foy. Departure in the morning to enjoy the freshness of the environment and try to meet furry and feathered companions who will embellish this outing. No fear to have, we will adapt to your expectations and your level.
The Haute Tarentaise Inter-Village trail, which connects the 8 parishes in a 150 km loop, the High-Glacier route (70 km of trails including 3 km on glaciers, crossing Sainte Foy Tarentaise, Tignes, Valgrisenche and Rheme-Notre-Dame in Italy), the Grand Tour de Tarentaise (240 km in 25 stages), and the Via Alpina (5,000 km across 8 countries).
You can always choose to do just a small part of these mythical routes!
Hiking in solo
waterfall of la raie
Undulating forest footpath, arriving near to a 150 metres high waterfall.
Itinerant Hiking Tours
grand tour of the tarentaise
Discover the whole valley at your own pace via the Grand Tour de Tarentaise, from two days to several weeks, according to your own plans and the different sectors: Beaufortain/Mont Blanc, Haute Tarentaise, Around La Plagne, Vanoise, Three Valleys, Lauzière.
high glacial route
A fantastic route which sometimes dances over the border, the High Glacial Route leads you in the footsteps of pedlars and smugglers. A land of trade and tradition, the Haute Tarentaise and the Aosta Valley will share their mountain culture with you.
village to village - trail walking