holiday at assy plateau "fizhome mt white
511, avenue Dr J. Arnaud 74190 Passy - France -
Tel : + 33 6 67 25 48 85
Location - itineraries - tips
Road access to the Plateau d'Assy.
You will certainly arrive by the Blanche A 40 motorway :
- go out at Passy - Saint Gervais le Fayet - Les Contamines Montjoie (n ° 21) - at the roundabout
Turn left towards Passy. At the 2nd roundabout, you have on the left the big
"Mountain Store" store (see description below).
Then turn left towards Passy and Plateau d'Assy. At the intersection of Charlotte (roundabout and Hotel
Restaurant "the orangery".
- Turn right towards Chef Lieu (Passy) Plateau d'Assy and Plaine station
Joux. Continue and go past the Town Hall.
- Turn left at the roundabout (in front of the school) towards Plateau d'Assy. You are
On the D43.
Continue climbing through small hamlets. At the last hamlet "Bay"
Turn right, still staying on the main road, the entrance to the Plateau d'Assy is
Once past the sign "Le Plateau d'Assy" the house is located about 500 meters to
left, in front of the bus stop "Les Cèdres Bleus".
If one is lost or arrived one can call + 33 6 67 25 48 85 or + 33 4 50 93 81 44 or enter the
Cottage (behind the building, go upstairs, knock on the door of the right apartment
(Pierre and Nicole Vaucher are waiting for you !) If the door is locked, call the phone.
For the gps, indicate 511 avenue of Dr Jacques Arnaud (Important : Dr) city Passy or
Assy plateau 74190 GPS data : 45 ° 56'10 "N, 6 ° 42'0" E
If you arrive by Chedde, La Motte and the Maffrey road, you enter the village from below.
The opposite of the arrival by the main road. Be careful this route is narrow by place with slope
Strong to avoid in winter in case of snow or if you do not know.
Attention : for people coming from the East of France, Belgium, Luxembourg or
from Northern Europe, do not arrive by Switzerland, Martigny and the Forclaz Pass in winter until
March month included. Due to frequent snowfall at the Col des Montets (between
Vallorcine and Chamonix, national road 205). It is closed and traffic passes
By a railway tunnel alternately with the train, from which many hours of waiting in
A rather hostile environment in bad weather (snow, wind, cold). If we are stuck there, 2
possible solutions : wait… by calling your host, or turn around to go back down
On Martigny, take the motorway, (Swiss sticker required) and bypass Lake Geneva to
Join Thonon and the Arve Valley to get to the A40 (in other words you have more than 2
late hours see more).
Access by public transport :
You can come on holiday by train + bus to the Plateau d'Assy.
We arrive by train at Saint Gervais le Fayet railway station from Paris - Lyon - Bellegarde -
Geneva, in tgv during school holidays, winter only.
Then we leave the station and take the bus, line Sallanches-Le Fayet-Passy and Plaine Joux
Société sat transports - 195 avenue Raches pae of Mt Blanc 74190 passy - tel : 04 5078 05 33 or on internet.
You can book your ticket in advance and you can also take a subscription for the
Week if you want to travel by bus to get to the station.
Get off in front of the chalet, at the stop "Les Cèdres Bleus" and you have arrived ! (ask the
Driver to stop you when entering the Assy Plateau)
It is important to know that round trips are not numerous and that it is necessary to consult schedules in
function of train schedules.
(think about the return) There are schedules posted in most stops (red poles)
You have timesheets in some shops of the town and the ot (Mountain Store)
If you arrive by plane from Geneva airport, (80 km -1h by the motorway excluding traffic
Dense), or you rent a car and keep it for the entire stay. The easiest but the
You can also take a taxi, have it booked (expensive). But you can come to the Plateau
From Assy, by a regular bus line connecting Geneva airport to Mt Blanc stations,
inquire on the internet, just change the bus at Saint Gervais le Fayet station and you
Arrive at the cottage with the regular line.
Tips coming out of the highway :
Most other holidaymakers left the morning of the rental. We need time to restore the apartments.
The apartment will not be available until 3 pm (except special case at the time of booking)
If you arrive in the morning, late morning, the best advice is to stop at the Mountain Store Quechua supermarket in the mountains. This store is new, beautiful architecture because implanted harmoniously and environmentally in the landscape and inside : it is the holidays that begin…
If you are short of materials or equipment, know that you will find everything, at a price absolutely
Reasonable, much cheaper than in resort shops.
But the most interesting is that you will find the Tourist Office of Passy-Plaine Joux.
From the entrance, left in a magical place since in this space you will walk on the map ign of the region !
You will find everything you need for a good holiday (leaflets, maps, various souvenir brochures) and much more…
There is another point of the ot at the cottage of the Plaine Joux resort (during the winter and summer school holidays).
If not your host is the interlocutor with the ot ? Do not hesitate to ask him questions.
For those arriving by bus, your host will give you the documents you are missing.
In Mountain Store you will also find : a cafeteria, a restaurant, a relaxation area, toilets.
Good to know : this beautiful building that has been built since November 2014 contains not only a large sales area, but especially the world center of equipment design.
Mountain, brands Quechua, Wedze and Simond where prototypes will be developed that will go to various countries of the world for manufacturing (Asia especially).
If you want to do your groceries you have the supermarket Super U at Marlioz (Passy) turn left at the roundabout and Inter Market at Domancy, turn right at the roundabout.
In winter, even if the roads are clear, you must have an equipped vehicle, either snow tires ( + - snow chains). Stay safe on snowy roads.
We would like to know your arrival time approximately. We communicate it the day before departure. If you must arrive after 18 hours, report it absolutely.
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