The Col d'Arves is an historical passage at 1748 meters of altitude, frequently taken before the construction of the D926 in 1894. At the summit : Baroque cross and viewpoint on Saint Jean de Maurienne, Villarembert, Fontcouverte et Jarrier.

Map and points of interest

Let's go


One way : about 40 minutes
For more information : See the tourist office of Saint Jean d'Arves.
Hike detailed in the topo-guide on sale at the tourism office (6€).


  • Marked route Marked
  • Itinerary type Out and back

Equipment & services

  • Pets welcome

Plus d'infos

Municipality : Saint-Jean-d'Arves
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Itinerary overview

  • Positive elevation
    Positive elevation 200 m
  • Distance
    Distance 3.4 km
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