Le Cirque du Fer a Cheval, Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval

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Enjoy unusual and stunning mountain scenery with a trek at Le Cirque du Fer a Cheval, a natural, horseshoe-shaped amphitheatre with walls 500 to 700 m (1,640 to 2,296 ft) in height. Peaks reaching almost 3,000 m (9,843 ft) crown the site. Hike along the posted trails, past otherworldly rock formations and waterfalls, admiring the natural spectacle around you. In summer, a cafe along the way offers meals and refreshment. Plan your Le Cirque du Fer a Cheval visit and explore what else you can see and do in Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval using our Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval itinerary builder.
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  • Well worth the short car trip from Samoens. Very beautiful river and mountain views. Well planned hiking trails to suit all levels.  more »
  • What a stunning place! Went in April and kids still got to play in snow/ ice but it was glorious sunshine. Read the reviews about parking and dogs... we didn't pay to park so not sure if we missed som...  more »
  • We have visited Sixte many times but never ventured as far as the Le Cirque du Fer a Cheval, which is a shame as it is a really beautiful spot. We followed the sign posts and used one of the car parks...  more »