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Natural pool

Salvan - Les Marécottes

It's impossible to turn down an invitation to a one-of-a-kind swim in the crystal clear waters of this natural swimming pool! After admiring the architecture of this pool cut into the rocks, swimmers can immerse themselves in the magic of its extraordinary setting. Every stroke is an invigorating, unique swimming experience, which takes place across the 70 metres of this astonishing and poetic natural pool.

Harmoniously integrated into the surrounding nature, the temperature of the water is very pleasant, with solar heating providing the pool with all the heat it needs. In summer, the average water temperature is between 24 and 27 degrees, making the urge to swim absolutely irresistible!


The pool will be closed from September 11, 2023.
We look forward to seeing you at the beginning of June 2024 !

Practical information

  • Free parking
  • Games for children
  • Picnic permitted in the pool area
  • Pets not allowed (except for guide dogs)
  • For groups of 15 people and more, please contact info@zoo-alpin.ch
  • For individuals, advance booking is not necessary
  • Leaving the site and returning is permitted
  • Offers combined with the train must be requested directly from CFF and TMR stations


Natural pool

Natural pool


  • From 18 Sep 2023 to 31 May 2024

+41 27 761 15 62


Les Combasses 3
1923 Les Marécottes

Location / Access

GPS coordinates :
46.109500983305615, 7.009468024516537

Altitude :
1110 m

Access :

By train: with the Mont-Blanc Express, from Martigny (20') or Chamonix (1h15) - timetable
By car : 
  • Motorway A9, exit Martigny-Fully
  • Follow direction Salvan-Les Marécottes (20' between Martigny and Les Marécottes)
  • Free parking

Toilets partially wheelchair-accessible Toilets partially wheelchair-accessible
Parking place partially wheelchair-accessible Parking place partially wheelchair-accessible
Not wheelchair-accessible Not wheelchair-accessible
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