Col des Aravis, La Clusaz

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The Col des Aravis is a mountain pass in the French Alps that connects the towns of La Clusaz in Haute-Savoie with La Giettaz in Savoie. At 1486 m. it is the lowest pass in the Aravis Range of mountains.
The pass has been used 40 times in the Tour de France, most recently in 2016. In 1949 Gino Bartali was the first rider over the pass.
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  • it was the back season so a little limited. But on sunny days you are taken by this mountain atmosphere and you ask that the calm and life of the wildlife of the mountains
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  • Great vantage point and walks Equipped with games for all ages (Trampoling Tyrolean mini acrobranch....) even for adults (electric bike, golf,...
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  • Have a seat on the terrace north side of the road, take a deep breath and look at East: the Mont Blanc. Col des Aravis deserves a detour: out of the crowded town of La Clusaz, you can walk on easy paths to La Croix de Fer, have your lunch (recommended and fair in price) or a simple tea with a freshly baked crêpe. By the way, if you are a ski enthusiast, you’ll find at ease in La Clusaz: today, March 23, all slopes are open...
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