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Clarée Valley

Clarée Valley

Clarée Valley Overview

Explore wild mountains, alpine meadows and glacial lakes on this week-long walking holiday based in a tranquil French valley.

Highlights of Clarée Valley

  • Explore stunning Alpine mountain scenery on satisfying, high level daily walks
  • Discover the diverse wildlife of this protected area of the Alps
  • Immerse yourself in the peace and tranquility of the Clarée Valley with its ancient cultural heritage, distinctive local architecture and lack of modern-day development
  • Stay in a traditional, family run hotel where you will enjoy a warm welcome, delicious regional dishes and comfortable rooms

    The stunning Clarée Valley is situated near the Italian border in France; an undiscovered gem that has remained amazingly unspoiled. With an wealth of wildflowers, diverse wildlife, traditional Névache architecture and an assortment of mountain trails, the secluded Clarée Valley is a hiker’s paradise.

    During this fantastic walking holiday you will discover the full brilliance of the Clarée Valley through a comprehensive programme of well-paced day walks in the company of a knowledgeable and highly experienced local guide.

    Visit Clarée Valley during the summer to see the Valley carpeted with a dazzling kaleidoscope of wildflowers alongside glittering, blue glacial lakes. Alternatively in the autumn months, the larch trees change to a beautiful bright yellow, the mountain lakes freeze and, although rare, you may even enjoy a sprinkling of snow.

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