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At 2 100m altitude, facing the glacier from la Meije, over 2000 species of alpine and mountain flowers and mountains from all over the world are gathered on 2 hectares of one of the most beautiful and high altitude garden in Europe.
Free guided tours every day in July and August from 10h30/14h30/16h00
Closed during Winter
*Free entry for children under 12 years * Guided tours every day in July and August at 10:30; 2:30 pm and 4:00 pm. *Through a partnership with two nurseryman, the Lautaret Alpine botanical garden offers every summer plant sale. * With the ticket of entry of the Jardin Alpin du Lautaret, you profit from a reduction to the cable car of the Meije Glaciers and vice versa !
- Guided tours
- Tourist brochures
- Botanic trail
- Training site
Customers and groups
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Guided individual tours available permanently
Unguided group tours available permanently
Guided group tours available permanently
All year round, daily.
Free entry for children < 12 years.
Group rate available for > 11 people.
From the beginning of JUNE to SEPTEMBER the rates are € 5 to € 7 / Free for children under 12
Free or discounted entry at the beginning and end of season (depending on the flowering).
- Bank/credit card
Located at the Lautaret pass,15 minutes far from Villar d'Arene and 20 minutes from La Grave The Alpine Garden and its Gallery are located 10 minutes walk from the parking at top of the Lautaret pass. Possible access by car and bus.
Alpine botanical garden of Lautaret
Sommet du Col du Lautaret
Col du Lautaret
05480 Villar d'Arène