How to reach us
The Saussurea Alpine Gardens are in Courmayeur, in Pavillon du Mont Fréty, location of the first station of the Skyway Mont Blanc cable cars. Audacious visitors may choose to reach the Gardens on foot, following a trail roughly 2.5 kilometers long. The trail begins near the Skyway station and reaches Pavillon after a long and pleasant walk, first through the woods and then across a meadow
Cover image: ©Antonio Furingo
Timetables and costs
The Saussurea Alpine Gardens are open from June 20 to September 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (in July and August, until 5:30 p.m.).
Tickets for the Saussurea Alpine Gardens:
Adults: Euro 3.00
Reduced: Euro 2.00 (under 15, over 60, groups of 10 or more)
Free for children under the age of 10
From 20 June to 20 September 2020, tickets to the Gardens are included in the price of a Skyway Mont Blanc ticket for the following routes:
- Round Trip Pontal d’Entrèves – Pavillon du Mont Fréty
- Round Trip Pontal d’Entrèves – Punta Helbronner
Guided tours of the Gardens can be booked at the cost of 2 euro per person.
Garden personnel is always available for any clarifications that may be necessary.From 23 June to 23 September 2018: the ticket is included in the price of Skyway Monte Bianco ticket:
• Return ticket Pontal d’Entrèves – Pavillon du Mont Fréty
• Return ticket Pontal d’Entrèves – Punta Helbronner Guided tours are available at a cost of 2.00 Euro per person and must be booked in advance. The garden staff are always on hand to answer any questions you may have.
Where we are
Loc. Pavillon du Mont Fréty
11013 Courmayeur (AO) Italy
Tel. +39 333 44 62959