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Easy walk and amazing views

An easy walk with great views of Samoens and as far as Mont Blanc. clear foot path accross the... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Jean M
Manchester, United Kingdom
Brilliant view easy walk

After a day out in Samoëns we drive up to the Col de Joux Plane where we had spectacular views in... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Mark H
Ra'anana, Israel
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

An easy walk with great views of Samoens and as far as Mont Blanc. clear foot path accross the grassy slopes very little incline. Such a beautiful part of the world

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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

After a day out in Samoëns we drive up to the Col de Joux Plane where we had spectacular views in every direction. We enjoyed a dessert at the summit while gazing at the view . The meadow was filled with a chorus of cow...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a tough, steep 90 minute climb. But the view is with it. 360°. And the is an easier route down.

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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

An 8km uphill drive from Samoens to the car park then a round trip walk of about 1.5 hrs. There's a large cross at the summit with great views over the valley and Samoens with Mont Blanc in the distance. Walk up to the cafe...More

Thank dnmac1955
Reviewed June 22, 2018

If you are in Samoëns or Morzine in the Haute- Savoie, and you have a good day, you HAVE to go up La Bourgeoise! This viewpoint looks right over Samoëns and the Haute Giffre valley. Views are spectacular in all directions. It is 12km up...More

Thank John S
Reviewed August 27, 2017

The Bougeoise is a summit accessible from a couple of starting points. You can drive to Col de Joux Plan from either Samoens or Morzine (in summer or when the Col is open). From there it is about a 40 min easy walk. Returning to...More

Thank S R
Reviewed May 6, 2017

Easy walk from parking - 40 min one way in 30cm snow. At the top you can see whole valley with Samoens down below. Great Mount Blanc view and all the peaks around.

Thank mzreda
Reviewed January 29, 2017

A walk up to La Bourgeoise will afford fantastic views across to Mont Blanc and down the Giffre Valley; your efforts are certainly rewarded. Don't be put off if there is low cloud in Samoëns - the last time I went up we had a...More

1  Thank whiskywhiskymac
Reviewed November 5, 2016

A 1.5 mile fairly easy walk from the Joux Plan Car park to the summit and what a view! Across to Mont Blanc, the Grand Massif and The Dent Blanche - 360 degree panorama. If you only have time for one walk in the valley...More

1  Thank LeShout
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Went up to Plan de Lacs and then on to la Bourgeoise on a sunny day and had great views of the Mt Blanc, the mountains around and the valley below. If you have two cars, it is worth leaving one on the drive up...More

1  Thank MElder7
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