70 ViaFrancigena
70 ViaFrancigena
70 ViaFrancigena
70 ViaFrancigena

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ViaFrancigena

Stage 11, Bourg-St-Pierre–Col du Gd St-Bernard

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ViaFrancigena

Undoubtedly the most symbolic stage on the ViaFrancigena! The way to the pass leads along a road which has served the whole of Europe for 2000 years. Countless archaeological sites line the ascent, above all in L’Hospitalet and on the Barasson-Pass.
Undoubtedly the most symbolic stage on the ViaFrancigena! The way to the pass leads along a road which has served the whole of Europe for 2000 years. Countless archaeological sites line the ascent, above all in L’Hospitalet and on the Barasson-Pass.
12 km
1050 m | 220 m
4 h 15 min
easy (hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Bourg-St-Pierre, Commune
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Season

Season
Beware: snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections

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Saving metres in altitude
There is a bus between Orsières, gare and Le Grand-St-Bernard, Hospice that saves about 2000 metres in altitude.

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Le Grand-St-Bernard
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the communities.
Valrando
Rue Pré-Fleuri 6
1951 Sion
info@valrando.ch
www.valrando.ch

Services

Bookable offers

70 Via Francigena South
70 Via Francigena South
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Places

Bourg-St-Pierre
Bourg-St-Pierre
Col du Grand St-Bernard
Col du Grand St-Bernard
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Signalization

Signalization
For hiking, follow the logo indicated on the yellow signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your hike for safety's sake.
Signalization