Setting out in the morning along the forest trails, breathing in the pure mountain air, soaking up the silence, taking a break on the edge of a mountain stream, crossing meadows dotted with flowers, and suddenly catching your breath before dazzling panoramas…
climbing site of le monal
10 minutes from the listed village of Le Monal, you can experience the pleasure of climbing in a unique setting, between larches and the Vanoise glaciers
franck grand - mountain guide
High mountain guide - Off-piste skiing - Mountain skiing - Héliskiing - Touring Trek - Fitness and Oxygenation course
laurent ottobon - paragliding instructor
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
the cliff of the pré
The various routes at this school make it a perfect site for family climbing. The small stream and the trees are refreshing during the hot summer days
the climbing roc on the "plateau of the sassiere"
Ideal beginners' cliff for family climbing. Near the unsupervised Ruitor refuge, where you can sleep and eat for a weekend of climbing.
via cordate of the crot
Reach for the skies on this magnificent route where you will discover the sensations of climbing and corded progression.
circuit of plan st andré
Beautiful path in the forest, with wide views over the valley. Departure from the hamlet of Planay Dessus. Easy familial walk
découverte eco-responsable des vallons du clou et de la sassière
A family hike from the listed hamlet of Le Monal and its chalets of the XVIII and XIX centuries to the Clou's Valley.
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.
hike to plan bois
Setting off from the resort, an easy, short route to the Plan Bois plateau, suitable for families. It is possible to come down by chair lift.
hike to the longet and verdet lakes
Miroir of the Aiguilles du Charvet. This route is for experienced hikers. Recommended with guide. Set off above the hamlet of Crôt. Cross the beautiful plateau of the Petite Sassière where you will meet marmots!
hike to the valley of la petite sassière
One of the best Tarentaise walks and hikes. Easy walk, short incline. Magnificent view of the Petite Sassière massif. The valley is also very pretty.
Good forest footpath allowing access to the middle and upper part of the beautiful Mercuel valley. Follow the route to La Sassière and through the hamlet of La Savonne. 200m after, a path on the right leads to La Motte.
lac du retour
The lac du Retour was formed in a basin hollowed out by the glaciers. Perched high in the glacial cirque at an altitude of 2.400m. Beautiful view of the Mont Pourri mountains. Around the lake are wetlands with a rare vegetation like flowers look like balls of cotton wool.