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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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ECOMUSEO WALSER – GRESSONEY

Valle di Gressoney - Gressoney La Trinité

When you visit the Ecomuseo you will find yourself immersed in the old Walser people’s culture and everyday life thanks to the faithful reconstruction of the rural and domestic environment typical of that population who left an indelible trace in...

SAVOY CASTLE

Valle di Gressoney - Gressoney Saint Jean

Summer residence of Queen Margherita of Savoy, located in a panoramic setting in a wood. Its eclectic style, decorated wood ceilings and friezes and the enormous staircase are the distinctive features which have made it famous.  In the summer months, in...

VIA FRANCIGENA

Val d’Ayas - Verres - Valle di Champorcher - Valle di Gressoney

Following the stretches of the Via Francigena in the Aosta Valley on foot means walking through the old hamlets and splendid castles, stunning churches and important remains of the Roman era whilst always being surrounded by the outline of the...

POPE WOJTYLA CROSS AND BARMASC SANCTUARY

Val d’Ayas - Antagnod

At 1,880 metres above Antagnod on the slopes of Monte Zerbion overlooking the Ayas basin and in front of the Monte Rosa glaciers is the Santuario di Nostra Signora di Barmasc. Pope John Paul II visited it in 1990 and...

PIER GIORGIO FRASSATI PATH

Val d’Ayas - Champoluc

The Pier Giorgio Frassati Path is a route of faith and contemplation in remembrance of the young man beautified by Pope John Paul II in May 1990. The route touches three valleys – Cime Bianche, Tzere and Verra before returning...

RU D’ARLAZ and RU HERBAL

Val d’Ayas - Brusson - Challand Saint Anselme - Challand Saint Victor

Irrigation canals which channel the water to take it to cultivation areas in the central valley.  These Ru (canals) are today bordered by a country road to give you the chance to visit them amidst uncontaminated and wild nature.  From...

RU COURTOD

Val d’Ayas - Antagnod - Champoluc

The old irrigation canal that flows through the Ayas basin is not just the biggest medieval Ru in the Aosta Valley but also the flat high level walk with the best panoramas over the Monte Rosa glaciers.

CHAMPOLUC CINEMA

Val d’Ayas - Champoluc

Don’t miss the latest masterpieces at the Cinema! The old building of the Sant’Anna Church in Champoluc, first built in 1659 has, today, been deconsecrated and turned into the Sant’Anna Cinema.

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...