"La Grotte à Carret" via ferrata (Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, Savoie)

Duration : ½ day

France, Northern Alps

Level : confirmed

from 69 € / p. from 1 to 4 persons

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Try the challenge of one of the most difficult via ferrata in France.

The via ferrata of "La Grotte à Carret" (or the Doria) is aerial, very vertical and athletic. This is one of the hardest in France.

A small experience in via ferrata is required to feel comfortable during the outing.

Duration of the trip: about 3 hours
Rating: extremely hard

The route takes place in a wild and authentic atmosphere, offering a breathtaking view of the cirque de la Doria, which in spring, can be quite inflated with water.

More information about the via ferrata "La Grotte à Carret" on ViaFerrata-FR.net


  • Departure either in the morning or in the afternoon
  • About 4 hours of supervised activity
  • Meeting place: car park on the road that leads to the Doria pass through the Desert village, from Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, Chambéry side

The price includes

  • Equipment: helmet, harness, via ferrata lanyard
  • Supervision by the rock climbing instructor

The price does not include

  • Transport
  • A pair of proper shoes
Next departures :

No scheduled departure, bu you can contact me to book your dates.

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