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Circuit 'Les Balcons de l'Arvan'

Circuit that connects all villages of Arvan valley

Sport Circuit 'Les Balcons de l'Arvan' Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne


Departing from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (73300)
Total elevation gain : 2358m

The tour takes the route of the "cyclosportive Arvan-Villards". Without overcoming high passes, it nevertheless requires a good physical condition. You pass through the villages of Jarrier, Les Bottières, Foncouverte, Saint-Jean-d'Arves, Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves and Albiez-Montrond.

The road surface is moderate, just like its traffic.

There are some restaurants and fountains in all villages crossed. The nearest bike repair shops are located in Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, La Toussuire and Albiez-Montrond.

During the itinerary, there are some beautiful landscapes and views.
There is at least one treasure in all villages (gastronomy, handmade, baroque).

Total elevation gain : 2358m
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    Free access.


    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French

    Period of practice

    All year round.


    73300 Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne
    Departing from : Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (73300)
    Latitude : 45.275403 - Longitude : 6.344886
    Information update on 02/08/2021 by Maurienne Tourisme