Day 1 : Parking Refuge le repoju – Refuge du col de la Vanoise
Up 1091m Down 300m 4h30 hiking
Meet at the car park of the refuge "Le Repoju". Welcome and presentation of the course of the trek. Descent to Pralognan-la-vanoise then climb to the Vanoise Pass with the Grande Casse in the background.
Night at the refuge of the Vanoise pass.
Day 2 : Refuge du col de la Vanoise – Refuge de l’Arpont
Up 380m Down 593m 5h00 hiking
Departure in balcony for the refuge of Arpont. The valley of the leisse is revealed little by little with the South face of the Grande Motte, higher point of the ski area of Tignes.
Overnight at the Arpont refuge.
Day 3 : Refuge de l’Arpont – Refuge de Plan sec
Up 721m Down 700m 5h30 hiking
Departure always in balcony towards the South. We overlook the cool valley where Termignon is located. After driving around Parrachée Dent, we return to the Plan Plan refuge.
Overnight at Refuge de Plan Sec.
Day 4 : Refuge de Plan sec – Pralognan (Parking Refuge le Repoju)
Up 700m Down 1296m 6h40 hiking
This is the longest day of trekking. Climb towards the culmination of our tour, the Aussois pass at 2914m. At the top, a panoramic view of the Alps with the Mont-Blanc massif in the background awaits us. The descent is towards Pralognan-la-vanoise.
Arrival at the car park Repoju refuge in the afternoon.
The trek can be organized on another date for groups already consisting of at least 6 people and within the limit of accommodation availability.
Walking times are calculated from an average speed defined in the trekking difficulty level sheet. These are indicative times that do not include breaks. The itinerary may have to be slightly modified for security reasons (weather, level of participants) or for reasons of organization (availability of accommodation).