Mountaineering

The Aosta Valley is a paradise for alpinism: the highest mountain ranges in Europe - Mont Blanc, Gran Paradiso, Monte Rosa and the Matterhorn - are classical destinations  for mountaineering and mountain lovers can also find in this region a great choice of via ferratas and climbing walls.

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The conquest of the 4,000 m peaks

The conquest of the 4,000 m peaks

Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, Gran Paradiso and Monte Rosa... Discover the mountaineering introduction hikes with the Aosta Valley alpine guides.

Hervé Barmasse : the paradise for mountaineering is here

Hervé Barmasse : the paradise for mountaineering is here

Hervé Barmasse is born and grown up at the foot of the Matterhorn, in a family where the guide's job has been passed down from father to son for several generattion.

"Piolets d'Or": a mountain and mountaineering festival

"Piolets d'Or": a mountain and mountaineering festival
It gathers in Courmayeur and Chamonix the world’s greatest climbers, as well as journalists and mountain fans. An international jury is entrusted with selecting some of the finest endeavours carried out all over the world.

Aosta Valley mountain guides

Aosta Valley mountain guides

The alpine guides of Valle d'Aosta boast a tradition that stretches back a long way; many of them have written chapters in the history of mountaineering at its best.

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Tourist Areas

Mont Blanc

Gran Paradiso

Great Saint Bernard

Aosta and surroundings

Matterhorn

Monte Rosa

Central Valley