This little trip is an opportunity to explore Villar d'Arène, with its hamlets and exceptional alpine environment at the foot of the iconic, prestigious summits of Les Ecrins and at the gateway to the Ecrins National Park.
Villar d’Arène hamlets by e-bike
Villar d’Arène hamlets by e-bike (1)


Starting from Villar d'Arène, follow signs to Le Pied du Col and then Arsine. Come back along the same road and take the D1091 towards the Col du Lautaret for just a few hundred metres. Turn left towards Les Cours and Saint Antoine Church and ride up to the end of the road to the Lac du Pontet. Return to Villar d'Arène following the same route.
If you start from La Grave, make sure you have a light on your bike for the tunnels on the way to Villar d'Arène.
Recharging: Villar d'Arène.
A list of outlets offering the E-bike service is available on
Refreshments and restaurants during the ride: Villar d'Arène
Points of interest en-route:
Visiting the grain mail and bread oven in Villar d'Arène (by appointment, contact the tourist office).
Year-round market: Thursday mornings in La Grave

Oppening periods

From 01/05 to 31/10/2017.


Free access.


Villar d’Arène hamlets by e-bike
Villar d'Arène