LET'S EXPLORE THE GREATEST COLS OF OISANS

An unusual adventure and uncommon one that you will enjoy to discover by car, motorcycle, bicycle ... Besides the beautiful landscape, you will discover some landmarks like The legendary climb of Alpe d'Huez Cycling, widely practiced in the summer for cyclists and popular by the Tour de France. The Meije (altitude: 3982 meters) above the village of La Grave for example. In 30 minutes, the cable car will bring you up over 3200 m of altitude and give you an unbelievable point of view on the Ecrins National Park.
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The greatest cols

  • The « Lautaret » (2 057 m) : This is the crossing point between the Oisans (Romanche valley) and the Briançon (Guisane valley), linked by the D 1091 (Old No. 91) (Grenoble - Le Bourg-d'Oisans - Briançon). Learn more
  • The « Col du Galibier » (2 642 m)
  • The « Col du Telegraphe » (1 566 m)
  • The « Col de la Croix de Fer » (2 068 m)
  • The « Col du Glandon » (1 924 m) located between Belledonne and Arves, 3 km west of the « Col de la Croix de Fer ». It links the valley of Romanche with the Maurienne one. Learn more
  • The « Col de Sarenne » (1 999 m) pass through the « Grandes Rousses » splits up the Haut-Oisans region and Alpe d'Huez.
  • The « Col d'Ornon » (1 367 m) links Bourg d'Oisans to Entraigues. It located between the Taillefer Massif to the west and the Ecrins massif to the east. Learn more
La Bérarde Col d'Ornon Col du Glandon photographie du col de Sarenne

Greatest places to visit

photographie des environs du château