2 days in Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

2 days in Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

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Aosta — 1 night

Rome of the Alps

In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Lillaz Waterfalls, then identify plant and animal life at Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, then don't miss a visit to Porta Praetoria, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Fenis. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Criptoportico Forense, explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, then get engrossed in the history at Maison Bruil, then walk around Parc Animalier d'Introd, and finally let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Aosta trip planning site.

Geneva, Switzerland to Aosta is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.
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Valle d'Aosta travel guide

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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.
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