• Les Combes - Plan du Saint-Père

Les Combes - Plan du Saint-Père

Resorts: Introd

Les Combes, holiday destination of Pope John Paul II with a museum dedicated to him.

Technical Information


The flat walk, suitable for everyone, family with strollers included, starts from the village of Les Combes and leads to the Plan du Saint-Père, where there is a rest area equipped with wooden benches and tables and an information board dedicated to the life of John Paul II.
From Plan du Saint-Père you can go through the mixed forest of spruces and larches along the paths where the Popes used to walk, though the difference in height increases.

Duration going there



915 m

Recommended times

May - October


T - Tourist

Difference in level

19 m

See also


House Museum John-Paul II


Les Combes museum is a “sanctuary of memories” with images, documents and objects regarding the pontificate of John Paul II. It is a tribute to the Polish Pope who, from 1989 to 2004, chose ten times the Aosta Valley and the village of Les Combes for his …

Note - this information is not directly connected to the Cammino Balteo path but it is part of the Aosta Valley tourist offer.