The Giffre, a tributary of the Arve, crosses Marignier. Its banks are equipped for bicycles and pedestrians and will allow you to take a nice walk, on the footbridge take a break to enjoy the natural and patrimonial spaces.

Sport Soft path along the banks of the Giffre Marignier


Departing from Marignier (74970)
Average length : 00h15
Non signed itinerary

Altitude max : 480m

Further informations


1/ Park your car on the parking lots located before the old bridge
2/ You take the path along the banks of the Giffre
3/ You can make this circuit in a loop, in the direction that suits you
4/ The wooden footbridge offers you the possibility to stop in the shade to enjoy the view

The Old Bridge of Marignier was built in the 18th century and remained for a long time the only point of passage on the Giffre. It was crossed by Napoleon 3 in the direction of Chamonix in September 1860 during the festivities of the attachment of Savoy to France.


Free of charge.


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

Period of practice

All year round.

  • Pets welcome
  • Car park


Vieux Pont 74970 Marignier
Departing from : Marignier (74970)
Latitude : 46.089614 - Longitude : 6.502067

More informations

Information update on 26/07/2022 by Office de Tourisme Faucigny Glières