Great Saint Bernard

The Great Saint Bernard Valley, the Valpelline and the Ollomont Valley present landscapes of alluring, wild beauty, as well as authentic examples of local traditions; in summer, the Great Saint Bernard Pass offers a traditional route into Switzerland, as an alternative to the tunnel.

Spotlight

Opening of the Great St. Bernard Pass

Opening of the Great St. Bernard Pass

The mountain pass linking Aosta Valley with Switzerland reopens on the 3rd of June 2019 at 12pm. From the 2472 metres altitude of the Pass the road descends towards Martigny. The pass will close in October.

An open-air museum

An open-air museum

In Etroubles, a permanent contemporary art gallery featuring world-famous artists. Download the mp3 guide and take a look at your leisure.

Seupa à la Vapelenentse

Seupa à la Vapelenentse
The recipe for the typical Valpelline soup, made with DOP-label Fontina.

Golf

Golf

Nine holes at Gignod, just minutes from Aosta.

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Alpages Ouverts - A full day on a mountain dairy farm

Various locations   -   27 July / 24 August 2019 Tourist and cultural visits
Alpages Ouverts - A full day on a mountain dairy farm

A full day on a mountain dairy farm together with those who work there all summer, following the pace set by the animals and the mountain environment. Guided visits, lunch with typical produce…

The “Seupa à la Vapelenentse" Festival

Valpelline   -   27 / 28 July 2019 Wine and gourmet festivals
The “Seupa à la Vapelenentse" Festival

Vapelenentse is a soup which is made using one of the best-known recipes in local cuisine.

Festival of Roast Jambon

Saint-Oyen   -   2 / 4 August 2019 Wine and gourmet festivals
Festival of Roast Jambon

The Roast Jambon from Saint-Oyen is listed as one of Val d’Aosta’s traditional food products.

Veillà d'Etroble - music, animation and re-enactment of the ancient rural traditions

Étroubles   -   10 August 2019 Traditional celebrations and processions
Veillà d'Etroble - music, animation and re-enactment of  the ancient rural traditions

For one evening, Étroubles, and its inhabitants recall the past times, fortunately not yet completely forgotten. In the typical streets of the village, the old agricultural professions are revived…

Red route

Saint-Rhémy-En-Bosses   -   13 August 2019 Dinners and tastings
Red route

The town of Saint-Rhémy-en-Bosses will be the destination of an unforgettable trip into the world of flavours, whose fil rouge is precisely the colour red of the products being tasted. Playing hos…

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Fontina Cheese Tour

Fontina Cheese Tour

This route links some of the most important high mountain pastures where the Aosta Valley’s Protected Designation of Origin cheese «Fontina» is produced. Along the trail you can enjoy stunning view…

4 nights from € 300
The Mont Fallère tour

The Mont Fallère tour

The highest stages of the route offer spectacular views over the Matterhorn, Gran Paradiso and Mont Blanc.

3 nights from € 195
 
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