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In Monterosa history expresses itself in the landscape with its Walser Stadel, Roman empire monuments, old castles and medieval fortifications.

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SANT’ANNA CHURCH

Val d’Ayas - Champoluc

An interesting example of the marriage between old and modern.  In the central Piazza of Champoluc is the old Church dating back to the 17th century joined to a new modern construction built in the nineteen seventies. Today the old...

HISTORIC VILLAGE OF ANTAGNOD – ANTAGNOD CHURCH

Val d’Ayas - Antagnod

Nominated for the village of villages in 2015, Antagnod is a pearl in the Alps.  An old XV century raccard village in one of the most spectacular areas of the Alps. Don’t miss out on the chance to visit the...

CHAL-LAND-ART LAKE VILLA

Val d’Ayas - Challand Saint Victor

Go on a walk through the wood that leads to the Lake Villa nature reserve to admire the nature forms which are the original masterpieces of Land Art.

LI TSACOLÈ D’AYAS

Val d’Ayas - Antagnod - Champoluc

The sabot are the typical wooden footwear of the upper Val d’Ayas.  The skill of the sabot cobbler (Sabotier) was once widespread because it allowed them to work during the long winter months, a period when agricultural activity couldn’t be...

GRAINES CASTLE

Val d’Ayas - Brusson - Challand Saint Anselme

Don’t miss out on visiting Graines Castle situated on the high ground that dominates the entire area of the lower Evançon valley. This is a typical primitive defence fortress dating back to the XI century.  Appreciate the panorama of the...

MINIERA D’ORO DI BECHAZ A CHALLAND-SAINT-ANSELME

Val d’Ayas - Brusson - Challand Saint Anselme

The Bechaz mine is one of the sites in the Monte Rosa area where gold prospecting took place.  The site can be accessed by following the information boards and maps that tell the story of the mine and will take...

CHAMOUSIRA GOLD MINE – BRUSSON

Val d’Ayas - Brusson

Dedicate an afternoon to discovering the Miniera d’Oro (Gold mine) in Brusson. The mine is the perfect place for families looking for something of cultural interest which is at the same time adventurous and stimulating for children, however, you can...