15 days in Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

15 days in Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Valle d'Aosta vacation planner
Make it your trip
— 5 nights
La Thuile
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
Gressoney Saint Jean
— 2 nights
Drive to Malpensa International Airport, Fly to Perth


Aosta — 5 nights

In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aosta: Percorso di Barefooting (in Morgex), Maison Bruil (in Introd) and Cogne (Lillaz Waterfalls & Sentieri della Valnontey). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Teatro Romano, admire the striking features of Aosta Old Town, see the interesting displays at Forte di Bard, and explore the historical opulence of Castello di Issogne.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Aosta planner.

Perth, Australia to Aosta is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to La Thuile.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Find places to stay Jan 17 — 22:

La Thuile — 3 nights

La Thuile is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley of northwest Italy.GeographyLa Thuile is situated in the Alps at the extreme north-west of the country, close to the French alpine town of La Rosière. Get out of town with these interesting La Thuile side-trips: Lago di Liconi (in Morgex), Courmayeur (Val Ferret & Val Veny) and River Rafting & Tubing (in La Salle). Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at QC Terme Pre Saint Didier, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago d'Arpy, admire the sheer force of Cascate del Rutor, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Colle del Piccolo San Bernardo.

For photos and more tourist information, go to the La Thuile trip itinerary site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Aosta to La Thuile. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Breuil-Cervinia.
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Breuil-Cervinia — 3 nights

Breuil-Cervinia is an alpine resort in the Aosta Valley region of northwest Italy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Breuil-Cervinia: Cappella Di Saint-Evence (in Saint-Denis), Lago di Lod (in Chamois) and Castello di Ussel (in Chatillon). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Cervino Breuil-Cervinia Ski Area, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Blu, let the kids burn off some steam at Champleve, and stop by Casa del Miele.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Breuil-Cervinia trip itinerary planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from La Thuile to Breuil-Cervinia. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Gressoney Saint Jean.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites
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Find places to stay Jan 25 — 28:

Gressoney Saint Jean — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Parrocchiale di San Martino, get outside with Cavallo e Natura, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Villaggio di Chemp. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lago Gover, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, and then step into the grandiose world of Castel Savoia.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Gressoney Saint Jean trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Breuil-Cervinia to Gressoney Saint Jean in 2 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
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Valle d'Aosta travel guide

Spas · Castles · Ski Areas
Though Valle d'Aosta is Italy's smallest region, it contains the highest peaks of the Alps, including the "roof of the old continent," Mont Blanc. This area is an outdoor adventure lover's dream vacation, with myriad climbing and hiking opportunities above the valley floor. Valle d'Aosta is known around the world for its major climbing routes, many of which have made mountaineering history. In the winter, the valley is at the heart of the Italian skiing experience with several top-notch ski resorts. Many visitors include attractions such as Roman monuments, medieval castles, and Romanesque churches on their itinerary. Since ancient times, Valle d'Aosta has been an important crossroads of the Western Alps. Today, it's linked with France and Switzerland through the Mont Blanc Tunnel and the Little and Big Saint Bernard passes.