Savoie Mont Blanc's choice

An unmissable panoramic itinerary starting from the Plateau d'Assy. This hike will offer you a breathtaking view of the Mont-Blanc, the Aravis Mountains and the Arve Valley

Sport Balconies of Assy Passy


Departing from Passy (74190)
Average length : 03h00
Distance : 7.2km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

The Balcons d'Assy hike is a pleasant hike on the heights of the village of Passy.

From the plateau of Assy you will walk in the Passy forest, classified zone of faunistic and floristic interest.

Without much difficulty, this hike will offer you magnificent views, especially on the Massif du Mont Blanc.

Think of the picnic for a lunch with a view at the top of your hike !

Total elevation gain : 675m
Altitude max : 1686m
Vertical drop : 675m

Map references

TOP 25 IGN 3530 ET

Further informations

Stone, Ground

0/ Parking Dr Davy road
1/ From the Parking, take the ascending path, indicated at the number 28 post.
2/ At the first intersection turn left towards the hamlet of Curalla by the road.
3/ Then join the beautiful balcony path of Frioland.
4/ Then continue towards Charbonnière.
5/ From the hamlet de Charbonnière continue towards "les Modioures par les Balcons d’Assy", to reach your starting point.


Free of charge


Animals allowed
Languages informatives signs : French

Period of practice

From 15/04 to 15/11.

Subject to favorable weather.

  • Pets welcome
  • Picnic area
  • Car park
  • Free car park


1 Route du Dr Davy Plateau d'Assy 74190 Passy
Departing from : Passy (74190)
Latitude : 45.938403 - Longitude : 6.695584

Praz Coutant car-park: situated on the road to Plaine Joux, on a right hand bend approximately 2.5 km form Plateau d'Assy.

More informations

Information update on 11/07/2022 by Office de Tourisme de Passy