The surrounding area
Villages and wild landscapes
During your stay in La Toussuire, set out to discover a host of delightful little villages in La Maurienne, all within easy reach of our hotel. Stop off in Fontcouverte (8 km from La Toussuire) with its baroque parish church, Saint Sorlin d’Arves with its superb baroque church built in 1603, Saint Jean d’Arves, Saint Colomban des Villard and its heritage museum…
St Jean de Maurienne, La Vanoise...
20 minutes from Les Soldanelles, discover St Jean de Maurienne, the historic capital of La Maurienne, with Saint-Jean-Baptiste cathedral, built in the 7th century, the Opinel museum, where you can learn about the history of the famous Savoie knife, and the museum of Costumes, Arts and Popular Traditions…
In summer, La Vanoise park, 45 minutes' drive from the hotel, boasts 600 km of trekking paths. On your excursions, you might be lucky enough to spot an ibex (the largest French colony in the Alps with approximately 2,000 specimens, a third of the French ibex population), a chamois (5,500 specimens in the massif) birds and birds of prey including bearded vultures, golden eagles, or eagle owls!