Starting on foot from the resort by a forest path, you can easily reach the Monal Site - this hamlet is made up of chalets, mountain dwellers, having preserved all their authenticity of the 18th and 19th centuries - the natural environment of stone and Wood is found entirely in the mode of construction, and the water is also richly present in the gouilles and streams, which snake between the houses.
All year round, daily.
- Pets welcome
- Unguided group tours
- Guided group tours
- Unguided individual tours
To see also
classified hamlet of le monal
Because of its great architectural, historical and landscape interest, the hamlet of Monal is protected as a listed site. Site of high quality, typical of the rural and pastoral civilization of the last century.
le monal, between nature and heritage
An altitude hamlet whose chalets have kept their authenticity for several centuries, a setting of nature in front of the sparkling glaciers, the ancestral traditions that endure: 3 good reasons to come and discover the secrets of this classified site!
le persillé, secret of terroir
The speciality of Sainte-Foy! Cheese made from raw goat milk that appeared in the 18th century, it is made according to an ancestral method. To taste it, push the door of the farm of Yvette, she keeps the secrets of production of this delicious cheese
mountain refuge of le monal
Unmissable… The Hamlet’s mountain chalets have been conserved in all their authenticity since the 18th and 19th centuries. Due to its great architectural, historic and geographical significance, the Hamlet is classified . It occupies a privileged position on the mountain-side in front of the Massif of Mont Pourri. Surrounded by mélèze forest rising out of the Valley of Clou.
the monal hike
Classed as one of the 'best Tarentaise walks and hikes.' Easy climb up a slope and/or path, then through forest. Very pretty path. Magnificent and so varied. Beautiful view of Mont Pourri.