A walk through the forest and hillsides of the vllages on the Versant du Soleil: Valezan, La Côte d'Aime and Granier.

Sport 3 village trail La Plagne Tarentaise


Departing from La Plagne Tarentaise (73210)
Average length : 02h00
Distance : 4.5km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

The path passes through the villages on the Versant du Soleil and their hillsides, also the midway stage for the herds of cows on their way up to the Alpine pastures. You will enjoy the traditional architecture of the houses with the first two floors made of stone and the top floor made just of wood where hay would be dried for the animals.

Total elevation gain : 200m
Altitude max : 1336m
Vertical drop : 200m

Further informations

Stone, Ground


Free access.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French
Adapted to all-terrain strollers

Safety rules
• Check the weather forecast before you leave.
• Avoid going alone. Tell someone that you are leaving and your planned route.
• Don't forget to drink, eat and take breaks during the hike.
• Wear good shoes and clothes that are suitable for the mountains.
• Take with you: sun cream, hat, sunglasses, warm clothes and rain gear, a mobile phone in case of problems.
• Take a map with you. This map is given as an indication, it does not replace the IGN maps.
Good conduct
• Stay on the marked paths and avoid mowed fields.
• Respect the environment.
• Watch out for herds of animals, keep your dog on a lead.
• Please take your rubbish away with you.

In case of accident: 112 or 18
Weather: 32 50

Period of practice

From 01/01 to 31/12.
According to snow cover.

  • Pets welcome
  • Defibrillator


église de Valezan Chef-lieu Valezan 73210 La Plagne Tarentaise
Departing from : La Plagne Tarentaise (73210)
Latitude : 45.576455 - Longitude : 6.693225
Moving across the city : La Côte-d'Aime (73210), La Plagne Tarentaise (73210), Valezan (73210)
Information update on 01/07/2022 by Office de Tourisme de la Grande Plagne