Le Cirque du Fer a Cheval, Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval
(4.9/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
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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  • This place is breathtaking and makes you feel humbled. So beautiful, so peaceful and so accessible. If the restaurant is open, lunch here on a blue sky day is a real treat. Really worth the effort. 
  • שמורת טבע בקצה עמק ללא מוצה. קירות אנכיים בגובהה מאות מטרים מסביב, שלג בפסגות גבוהות אפילו בסוף הקיץ, מים קרם וזכים בנחל ואין ספור מפלים - גן עדן. המסלול (בחלקו מעגלי) הקל ללא טיפוס לקח לנו כ5 שעות כל...  more »
  • The circuit of "Fer à Cheval" is located in the heart of Haute Savoie. It's a huge rock basin. It can be wandered for hours through forest and along the river. There is also a restaurant. It is located at the entrance of the circuit. The rock scenery is just fantastic. Especially in autumn, when the trees change color and the climate not so hot is.
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