Summer opening of the Orelle and Orelle-Caron gondolas

New in summer 2022!
Access the ONLY SUMMIT (3200m high) OF MAURIENNE by gondola!

Every Tuesday, mountain experience and a shot of fresh air guaranteed!

At Plan Bouchet, 2300m, you can follow the marked hiking routes, eat at Chalet Chinal Donat or you can go back down by mountain bike.
At Cime Caron, mythical summit, you will discover an incredible panorama of the Alps, and why not go down to Val-Thorens?

Activities : hiking, mountain-biking, fishing, treasure hunt, link with Val Thorens, guided tour, entretainment according to weeks

What you absolutely must see :
=> La Pierre aux Pieds: engravings on stones, unique in the region. You will distinguish characters, a sword, 2 St Andrew's crosses or, pairs of feet
A short walk from Plan Bouchet will allow you to observe this curiosity.

=> The absolutely magical and indescribable 360° panorama that you will have at the top of the mythical Cime Caron.

Mountain bikes allowed only in the Orelle gondola (up to Plan Bouchet - 2350m).
Animals are allowed in the 2 gondolas, but in the Caron cable car for Val-Thorens.

In just 20 minutes, you reach a high mountain environment. whatever the weather in the village, you'll need suitable equipment (warm clothes, closed shoes that hold the foot, glasses, sunscreen, waterproof clothing, etc.)
Due to the rapid ascent/descent and high altitude, access to the gondolas is strongly discouraged for children under 3 years old.


features

Pets welcome

period / schedule

From 12/07 to 23/08/2022, every Tuesday between 10 am and 4 pm.

rates

see rates

localisation


contact

+33 4 79 56 87 22