2 days in Valle d'Aosta Itinerary
— 1 night
Fri, Feb 24 - Sat, Feb 25
Aosta — 1 night
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Aosta trip maker tool.
Rome to Aosta is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Valle d'Aosta travel guide
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.