Via Ferrata in the Maurienne
With its magnificent natural landscapes, the Maurienne Valley is the ideal setting for via ferrata! Don't forget your hiking boots and water bottle!
Via ferrata routes to discover in the Maurienne
The Tour du Fort via ferrata
This recently-developed, via ferrata takes you around the Fort du Télégraphe, a key Maurienne landmark built in the 19th century. You can choose to follow the track or the interpretation trail, both of which are not particularly difficult. As a bonus, you'll cross a monkey bridge!
Departure point: Col du Télégraphe car park (Valloire)
⏱Time taken: 45 minutes
The Comborcière via ferrata
This via ferrata will delight climbing and thrill-seekers: it offers a healthy dose of beams, footbridges, monkey bridges, rungs... and even a 140-long zip line! It's well worth the effort: the view over the Arvan valley is superb.
Departure point: outside Saint-Sorlin-d'Arves
⏱Tour time: 1h30 to 2h
The Adret via ferrata
The first via ferrata in Savoie, it consists of two segments that can be completed separately. However, the second, "Le Bastion", is currently closed. This difficult via ferrata includes a footbridge and three ladders. The setting is very pleasant, with a waterfall and a beautiful rock descent.
Departure point: Sertours car park in Pontamafrey
⏱Time taken: 1h30
Via ferrata du DiableThis is one of the biggest via ferrata in the Alps: it comprises 7 sections of varying difficulty, with a total length of 3,760m. They can be climbed separately. Enjoy the wild landscapes of the Arc gorges and the panoramic views of the valley's various forts.
Departure point: 4 rue de l'Église, Aussois
⏱Touring time: varies according to the sections taken.
Your Best Western hotel in the Maurienne
Take a breath of fresh air by staying at our hotel nestled in the Maurienne Valley. Our Best Western hotel offers 52 rooms and flats decorated in warm colours. Touches of fir green recall the colours of the surrounding forest.
- Our double rooms for couples
- Our twin rooms for a stay with friends
- Our triple and quadruple rooms for families or groups of friends
- Fully-equipped flats for up to 5 people for a completely independent stay.
- Free parking
- Electricity points for recharging your car free of charge
- A free bicycle garage
- A souvenir shop with local specialities and gourmet products.