Walking tour: Tour du Char des Quais


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Discover the verdant mountain pastures of the Col de l'Encrenaz and enjoy superb views of the Mont-Blanc chain, the Aravis peaks and the majestic Roc d'Enfer.
After a walk along a shady path, you'll gradually reach the Col de la Basse, where Abondance cows graze peacefully. Climbing up through the alpine pasture to the left of the pass, you reach the summit of the Char des Quais, from where the view is even more breathtaking.
Période(s) d'ouvertureFrom 05/01 to 10/30 : open daily.

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Walking tour: Tour du Char des Quais
Col de l'Encrenaz
La Côte-d'Arbroz
Phone : +33 4 50 79 65 09
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Randonnée pédestre : Tour du Char des Quais
Col de l'Encrenaz
La Côte-d'Arbroz
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 46.172713
Longitude : 6.633822
Departure from the Col de l'Encrenaz parking lot
> Access by car from Thonon or Cluses via the D902 to Morzine, then the D329 to the village of Essert-Romand, then the D328
to Col de l'Encrenaz
From Cluses or Taninges: turn left at the Les Gets bridge (5 kms before Les Gets), then take the Praz de Lys road up to the fork on the right towards Col de l'Encrenaz via Bonnavaz.