• Sport

the Saint Germain Hermitage Loop by Ponnay

From Talloires town centre, 15 kilometers from Annecy, this hike will take you through the streets of the village then to the Saint-Germain hermitage, you will cross pretty hamlets borrowed from tranquility and sublime panoramas of the lake and the summits .

Sport the Saint Germain Hermitage Loop by Ponnay Talloires-Montmin


Departing from Talloires-Montmin (74210)
Average length : 02h30
Distance : 7.3km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

If you wish, you can also take a detour to admire the Angon waterfalls.
Walk accessible a good part of the year, however, muddy and slippery path in case of rain.
Useful information :
- Departure from the school parking lot
- Bus line 61 all year round (Annecy-Talloires) (no bus on Sundays except summer)
- Summer: additional boats and buses - SIBRA summer lines
- Yellow arrows and signs
- Equip yourself with good walking shoes and poles
- Do not forget your camera
- All shops and accommodation in the village

Total elevation gain : 486m
Altitude max : 810m
Vertical drop : 488m

Further informations

Stone, Ground, Hard coating (tar, cement, flooring), Grit


Free access.


Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French

Period of practice

All year round.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

  • Pets welcome


Route du Crêt Montmin 74210 Talloires-Montmin
Departing from : Talloires-Montmin (74210)
Latitude : 45.839595 - Longitude : 6.215304
Information update on 04/05/2021 by Office de Tourisme du Lac d'Annecy