Les Combes, holiday destination of Pope John Paul II and visit to the Museum dedicated to him.
T - Tourist
from 01/05 to 31/10
Les Combes (1302 m)
Plan du Saint-Père (1321 m)
Difference in level
Duration going there
4 - 4A
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.
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 …