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Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie
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Situated in Haute-Savoie, in the Valley Giffre Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval invites you to discover its heritage sites, numerous waterfalls and more than 250 km of hiking trails.

Geographical information

MunicipalitySixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Postcode74740
Tourism label
Latitude46.0547190 (N 46° 3’ 17”)
Longitude6.7761140 (E 6° 46’ 34”)
AltitudeFrom 728m to 3098m
Surface area119.07 km²
Population809 inhabitants
Density6 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAnnecy (84 km, 1h14)
Insee code74273
IntercommunalityCC des Montagnes du Giffre
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Samoëns6.2 km (9 min)
Morillon10.2 km (13 min)
Verchaix12.6 km (19 min)
La Rivière-Enverse13.5 km (17 min)
Taninges18.4 km (22 min)
Châtillon-sur-Cluses18.4 km (22 min)
Saint-Sigismond22 km (28 min)
Thyez23 km (30 min)
Arâches-la-Frasse25 km (29 min)
Cluses25 km (31 min)
Scionzier28 km (37 min)
Les Carroz-d'Arâches30 km (38 min)
Les Gets30 km (36 min)
Morzine30 km (46 min)

Things to see and do

Circus Horseshoe.

Cascade du Rouget.

Gorges Tines.

Circus of the Fund.

Abbey Sixt.

House Nature Reserve.

9 chapels.

Hiking: Passage of the GR5 and GR92.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Every Monday from 17h to the Tourist Office, welcome drink.

Photos

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval Valley
Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval Valley
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Valley of the Fund, the background to the right edge of Sales
Valley of the Fund, the background to the right edge of Sales
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The Cascade du Rouget
The Cascade du Rouget
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Since the collar Anterne, Salvagny
Since the collar Anterne, Salvagny
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The chalets Anterne
The chalets Anterne
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chalets Anterne and left edges of Grenairon, right on Buet
chalets Anterne and left edges of Grenairon, right on Buet
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Autumn in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Autumn in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
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Peak Tenneverge, left the Ruan
Peak Tenneverge, left the Ruan
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Sixt Valley and ski slopes of Salvagny
Sixt Valley and ski slopes of Salvagny
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From the top of slopes, across the Cascades trail
From the top of slopes, across the Cascades trail
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trails Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
trails Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
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Autumn in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
Autumn in Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval
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Track Cascade Flaine, Sixt
Track Cascade Flaine, Sixt
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The Area beginners
The Area beginners
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Weather

Sunday 26 april
Min. 2°C - Max. 6°C
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Monday 27 april
Min. 1°C - Max. 8°C
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Tuesday 28 april
Min. -5°C - Max. 1°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

And leisure activities: mountain biking, rafting, climbing, climbing, horse riding, fishing, mini golf, pool 6 km, 25 km golf.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing lessons
Sports sensations33 € to 58 € Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (16.2 km)
Visit to the Fairy-tale House
Entertainment450 € to 6 € Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe (34 km)
Unusual walk or snowshoe hike
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 25 € Saxel (36 km)
Bespoke sightseeing shuttle bus tour
Crafts25 € to 600 € Évian-les-Bains (41 km)
Whitewater rafting on the Dranse
Sports sensations39 € to 75 € Thonon-les-Bains (42 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Bourgeoise
HikeIntermediate2h30Samoëns (4.9 km)
'Go with the flow' themed trail
HikeEasy1h05Morillon (8.2 km)
Montagne de Loëx : Chapelle de Jacquicourt
HikeAthletic5h55Taninges (9.9 km)
Hike : Lac de Pormenaz
HikeEasy3h25Passy (11.9 km)
Climb to the Désert de Platé
HikeEasy5h15Passy (12.8 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels