GREAT SAINT BERNARD COL – BOURG ST-PIERRE

<GREAT SAINT BERNARD COL – BOURG ST-PIERRE

Departing from the Col, the path plunges into the Combe des Morts and then moves to l’Hospitalet. After the de la Pierre pasture  - whose vaulted barn dates back to 1707 – modern age shows its mark with the start of the road tunnel and the Toules dam; go along it following its left bank. Bourg-Saint-Pierre, the final destination of this stage and of the Tour des Combins, is now close-by. From St-Rhémy to Bourg Saint Pierre, the Tour des Combins follows the route of the path linking Martigny to Aosta, a section of the Via Francigena, connecting Canterbury to Rome.

 

DISTANCE
13 km
ROUTE TIMING
3:40 h (Great Saint-Bernard - Bourg Saint Pierre)

4:30 h (Bourg Saint Pierre - Great Saint-Bernard)
ELVEGATION GAIN
d+ 220 m  d- 1100 m (Great St-Bernard - Bourg Saint Pierre)
d+ 1100 m  d- 220 m  (Bourg Saint Pierre - Great St-Bernard)

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