Tour de la Seya

From Jorasse (top of the chairlift) take the direction of the Petit Pré. Then ascend in the direction of La Seya (2182m), from where there is a magnificient view over Ovronnaz and the mountains. Follow the path all the way to Grande-Garde and you will discover a beautiful view of the Rhone valley and the Alps. For the return, descend throufh the forest and the pastues of Quieu and Odonne with their cow to Ovronnaz. After a challenging hiking day, treat your muscles to a relaxing dip in the bubbling baths of the thermal centre in Ovronnaz.


Starting point: Ovronnaz
Destination: Ovronnaz
How to get there: By car: motorway A9, exit n°24 Riddes-Leytron-Chamoson, follow Leytron-Ovronnaz
By train or bus: train to Martigny or Sion, bus to Leytron then to Ovronnaz

Technique/Difficulty: medium
Distance: 8.5 km
Vertical metres: +480m, -1032m
Total hiking time: 3 h
Season: June to October
Restaurants and pubs/Accomodation: Restaurant d’altitude de Jorasse (1940m), Cabane de Fénestral (2453m), Cabane de Sorniot (2064m), Lui d’Août (1959m)