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Japanese garden-41019
Itinéraire - Randonnée pédestre

Japanese garden

From Siviez, go uphill towards Tortin, until you reach the departure station of the Col des Gentianes cable car. The follow the signposts towards the Jardin Japonais, beautiful site located at the top of a glacial moraine. 

Leave Siviez towards Tortin. You follow a pleasant path, sometimes along a stream, and cross the Tortin pastures. When you reach the Col des Gentiane cable car departure station, follow the yellow signposts for the "Jardin Japonais". Allow about 45 mintutes of walking and be prepared to cross the river before reaching this magnificent natural site. Named so because of its meandering streams and its almost lanscaped layout ,the Jardin Japonais charms young and not-so-young alike. For families, our mascot Cheesy is happy to accompany you along this itinerary, with a specially designed treasure hunt!. You can also take the "Siviez -Tortin" chairlift.

Departure point: the yellow sign at the post-bus stop at Siviez.

Free parking avilable near to the departure point, in Siviez

You can reach Siviez via Post bus from Nendaz.


Duration 3h30
Ascension 544m
Descent 544m
Highest point 2231
Level Intermediate


Route de la Télécabine 1
1997 Haute-Nendaz
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