• Historic site and monument

Lozes archaeological park

The archaeological park offers visitors a chance to go back in time, observing the many hundreds of signs left by the people of Aussois from 1000 BC up to the Middle Ages. Educational trail open to the general public outside of periods of snow.

Historic site and monument Lozes archaeological park Aussois

About

Aussois (73500)
Animals allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Guided individual tours on request

Engravings, found for the first time in 1977, show a human occupation-related pathways to Italy, between the Neolithic and Iron Age. The prints were made on the polished rocks by the ancient glacier of Arc, by picketing or chipping, using stone tools.
2 Learning Paths with reading tables are arranged. They identify and understand the meaning of the engravings.
For better observation highlighting the reliefs and contours, favoring the visit in the early morning or evening.

Prices

Free access.

Reception

Animals allowed
Languages spoken : French
Languages of documentation : English, French, Italian
Languages visits : French

Opening

From 01/01 to 31/12, daily.
Subject to snow conditions.

Labels and rating

Prehistoric

Services
  • Pets welcome
Equipments
  • Parking

Access

Les Lozes 73500 Aussois

In the village, take direction Sardières (Monolith). After crossing the Pont Saint-Pierre, take the first forest trail on your right. Continue to the parking lot.

Information update on 30/03/2022 by Haute Maurienne Vanoise Tourisme