One of the most pleasant high passes to climb. Thanks to the even gradient and the flat hairpins, the ascent never feels too strenuous, even though the summit is above 2000 m. Exceptional views of the glaciated summits of the Vanoise.
From 01/06 to 31/10.
Type of customer
- Level black - very hard
- Picnic area
To see also
coopérative laitière de haute tarentaise - exhibition permanent
The two floors devoted to permanent and unique exhibition, its unique genre in Haute-Tarentaise, now welcome visitors every day, during the opening hours of the store.
la chanousia alpine garden
Every this Alpine garden in the Saint Bernard pass opens its gates, allowing visitors to wander among 1,000 species of mountain floera in exceptional surrondings.
petit saint bernard hospice
The Saint Bernard hospice was built in the 11th century. Since then it has been destroyed several times but has always been rebuilt. Today it provides travellers with useful information and is home to many exhibitions.
petit saint bernard pass
Border between the Haute Tarentaise and the Aosta Valley, this tray (2 188m) has seen many travelers since ancient times. The Romans aménagèrent a channel to the Middle Ages and Ht St Bernard built a hospice that welcomed 15,000 passengers in 1923.