The Matterhorn Week
- 12 July 2021 - 18 July 2021
Saturday 17th July
9pm – Aosta Valley cycling tour – Second stage with departure from the centre of the village of Valtournenche and arrival in Breuil Cervinia at around 13.30pm
Meeting with Marco Cavana and Maurizio Follini to discuss about the topic: Where are we now, one year after the start of the pandemic? Mountain guides square in Valtournenche
12am- Visit at the mountain pasture with traditional dishes – Meeting at the small Alpine Chapel in Breuil Cervinia
Mountain guides square in Valtournenche:
3.30pm – Award ceremony for the photographic project The safe mountain
4.30pm – Enrico Camanni, Our Priest Don Paolo Papone and Hervé Barmasse will discuss about the subjet: The last chapter of the Matterhorn – We never stop discover and we do not want to stop listen histories about the king of the mountains.
5.15pm – Valeria Margherita Mosca will discuss about the mountain presents – The foraging art and how the ingredients of our mountain can be found in the wood behind home.
6.30pm – Hervé Barmasse talks with Michil Costa and Vincenzo Torti about the subject: the mountain faces – The mountain will be told by exceptional guests for an exchange of visions and ideas from different worlds: the cultural contamination can help the mountain?
5.30pm: Pifferi (flutes) from Ivrea exhibition in the centre of the village of Breuil-Cervinia.
9pm – Vernissage of the film La Cresta del Leone, directed by Alessandro Beltrame and Hervé Barmasse, realized by Vibram, simultaneously at the congress centre of Valtournenche and at the Cinéma des Guides in Breuil-Cervinia.
Monday 12 July
5pm – Event’s opening with the music of the musical band of Chambave in the pedestrian road in Breuil Cervinia.
Wednesday 14th July
Open doors at the wood artist’s atelier Giangiuseppe Barmasse in the village of Fontana in Valtournenche
Friday 16th July
6.30pm Hervé Barmasse will speak with Vic and Elena Casiraghi about the subject: In the mountains you go on tiptoe.
Sunday 18th July
2pm – Willie Peyote closing concert (Musicastelle concert revue) at the Goillet lake.
The information point of the Matterhorn Week will be in the Mountain Guides square of Valtournenche where it will be possible to get all information and reserve the activities.
We inform you that all cultural activities (conferences, meetings) will be in italian language.
*Every day it will be possible to reserve sport activites with special price:
- climbing, via ferrata, trekking, nordic walking, mountain bike excursions, ski and snowboard lessons, paragliding, yoga, horse riding, golf, adventure parc*.
“You will find the detailled programme on” : https://www.cervinia.it/file/14021
One special week of events that celebrate the most famous mountain in the world, the Matterhorn.
During the Matterhorn Week, it is possible to discover the mountain in its many aspects and to live experiences of sport and culture.
Many proposals invite you to escape from the heat of the city and immerse yourself in the most beautiful natural valley of the Alps.
All activities are offered at promotional rates and stays will be offered at the lowest prices for the entire season.
Those who choose the Breuil-Cervinia and Valtournenche area as a holiday destination in the week from 12 to 18 July will have a varied sports programme available:
- ski and snowboard lessons
- excursions on foot, by mountain bike and on horseback
- golf practice tests
- games in the pool
- relax with yoga
In addition, Alpine culture is the protagonist of interesting entertainment initiatives:
- literary meetings
- musical animations.