• Sport

Village - Plan Desert

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Sport Village - Plan Desert Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe


Departing from Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe (73590)
Average length : 01h00
Total elevation gain : 570m
Vertical drop : 570m
Distance : 13.38km
Signed walking trail

This circuit takes you above the village to the lake at Plan Désert, for an itinerary in the great outdoors. Enjoy the pure, fresh air as you cycle through the lush slopes, discover the little hamlets blown by the wind, listen to the alpine foehn whisper the story of this beautiful valley and allow your spirit to be cleansed by the tranquil waters which reflect the gracious peaks.
Start at Le Planay, go as far as the hamlet of Le Chardonnet. A few meters further on, take a stone track on the left and climb up the other side to rejoin the road that leads to Le Plan Désert. At the lake, head towards the start of the chair lift at the lake and then take the path which leads to Le Chardonnet. Return back to Le Planay.

Total elevation gain : 570m
Altitude max : 1490m
Vertical drop : 570m


Free of charge. Map of trails in sale at the Tourist Office at 2,50 €.


Animals not allowed

Period of practice

From 01/05 to 01/11.

  • Restaurant
  • Car park
  • Bar


Rue de Savoie 73590 Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe
Departing from : Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe (73590)
Latitude : 45.808496 - Longitude : 6.517934
Information update on 31/01/2024 by Office de Tourisme du Val d'Arly