A circuit that group some Haute-Maurienne villages and circles the amazing fortification of L'Esseillon.

Map and points of interest

Let's go


This loop takes you from Modane through the villages of Aussois, Sardières, Sollières and Bramans.From Modane, this loop connects the villages of Aussois, Sardières, Sollières and Bramans.

The road surface of the circuit is good and the traffic level is moderate.

You can find water in all the villages, and you can eat in Modane, Aussois, Sardières, Sollières, Bramans and Villarodin.

You can find also "Accueil cyclo" accommodation in Haute-Maurienne.

There are lots of impressive sites in the circuit, such as Fort Saint-Gobain, "L'Arche d'Oé" museum, "Les Lozes" archeology park, "Esseillon" forts, the "Monolithe", Archeology museum of Sollières, and to finish fortifications Interpretation Center of Avrieux.

Period of opening

All year round.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.


  • Marked route Not avalaible

Equipment & services

  • Picnic area
  • Bar
  • Public WC
  • Parking


Free access.

Plus d'infos

Municipality : Modane
Adress :


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Itinerary overview

  • Difficulty
    Difficulty Level red – hard
  • Positive elevation
    Positive elevation 573 m
  • Distance
    Distance 34.3 km
  • Negative elevation
    Negative elevation 573 m
  • Maximum altitude
    Maximum altitude 1520
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