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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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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...

Miserin Lake

Valle di Champorcher - Champorcher

During the climb up from Dondena, the hiker’s curiosity is aroused by a place held dear by enthusiasts. Here you will experience lots of surprises, the lake nestled in the mountains, the isolated and majestic sanctuary and the mountain hut,...