The climb to the Col des Aravis is strenuous but pleasant and the view of the Mont Blanc Massif from the pass is magnificent. To do a circuit, go over the Col de la Croix-Fry and the Col des Marais to Saint-Ferréol, and then follow the greenway to Ugine.
Depending on the weather.
After 2 km on a shady road at a gradient of 8%, a 2-km descent provides a welcome respite before the upper section of the climb. Here, the gradient is very irregular and the open meadows offer almost no protection from the sun.
Easy itinerary to discover the heights of La Giettaz by electric bike.
From La Giettaz village centre, go to the hamlet of "Le Plan", between "Col des Aravis" and "Col du Jaillet". A travel through time and history of La Giettaz.
Discover a different side of Val d'Arly...culture and cycling combine during this family-friendly itinerary that explores the treasures of Val d'Arly Mont-Blanc. Electric touring bikes offer an added bonus, sure to make this an unforgettable experience.
From "La Giettaz", cross some villages of the Aravis.