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The Village of Le Monal

A perfect example of a Haute-Tarentaise village, Le Monal has long been a listed site. However, even this delightful collection of stone houses interspersed with larch trees on the edge of a small lake, cannot eclipse the breathtaking view of Mont Pourri.

Sport The Village of Le Monal Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise


Departing from Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise (73640)
Average length : 03h45
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

From the car park, follow the farm track to the second hairpin. Leave the track and continue straight on to the hamlet of La Combaz. A path climbs due east, past the foot of the cliffs, to Le Monal. After the chapel, turn right and continue up the farm track. Type of itinerary : circuit. Maps: IGN Top 25 n° 3532 ET Les Arcs La Plagne

Total elevation gain : 240m
    1 4


    Animals allowed

    Period of practice

    From 01/01 to 31/12.

    • Pets welcome


    73640 Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise
    Departing from : Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise (73640)
    Latitude : 45.546368 - Longitude : 6.913381

    After the village of Ste-Foy, follow the Tignes-Val d’Isère road to the Tunnel de la Savinaz. Just before the tunnel, turn left onto the road to Le Chenal. Park in Le Chenal.

    Information update on 29/07/2019 by Agence alpine des territoires