Praz de Lys by cobblestones
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It was during centuries the only access to go to the Praz de Lys. Cobbled as the Roman technique, it was opened in the Middle Age by the monks of the Chartreuse of Mélan.

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The characteristics of the route.
Taninges (74)
  • Distance 12.1 km
  • Elevation gain 900 m
  • Elevation lost 900 m
  • Min. elevation 643 m
  • Max. elevation. 1525 m
  • Duration (depending on pace) 4h15
  • Marking Yes
Starting point : Parking of the Place of the Castle (town centre of Taninges)
Height of departure : 640 m
Height of arrival : 1495 m
Map reference : Hiking map of the tourist office
Nature of the path : Ground / Pebbles / tar
Grade : From 4 to 8 hours of walking
Particular difficulty : Walk without particular difficulties, taking especially cobbled roads and some sections of tarred road - Steady ride needing a certain endurance.Public WC, Car park,

Tariff : Free access.

Opening : From 15/05 to 15/11. Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.
Read before you go!
Adapt your equipment according to your level and the weather. Do not leave the marked trails.
Area : Taninges
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