Many luxurious ski-resorts are situated in Valle d'Aosta. There are excellent ski slopes of various difficulty, easy lifts, cozy hotels, as well as numerous entertainment venues, restaurants and cafes. Tourism in the province isn’t limited by sports only; every local resort offers an interesting cultural program. Guests of Valle d'Aosta have a unique opportunity to visit ski resorts in France and Switzerland, which are very close to Italian ones.
Many travelers know the region as the location of upscale ski resorts. Despite the fact that Valle d'Aosta is the smallest region in the country, the range of entertainment options is just huge. The...
The resort of Cervinia located at an altitude of 2050 m is very popular. Winters here are always sunny and warm. Snow falls in early December and lies on the slopes until May. These places have a lot of black trails, which will be appreciated by professional skiers. Next to them gentle slopes for beginners and children are laid. Local ski schools have highly qualified specialists. Nearby is the resort town of Courmayeur; it is considered one of upscale resorts in Italy. In addition to luxurious hotels, there are the most fashionable shops and boutiques, fine dining places and entertainment venues. The length of ski pistes is more than 100 km, so athletes will be able to enjoy skating. There are also historical sites here. It’s definitely worth to visit Malluquin Tower and an ancient church in the Romanesque style.
At the foot of Mont Blanc there is the picturesque town of La Thuile, which will please fans of quiet rest and tourists looking for privacy. It is always very calm here; a wide variety of tracks and lots of snow are waiting for holidaymakers. As for difficulty of trails, they aren’t suitable for beginners; most slopes are designed for mid-level athletes. Those who have just started to learn skiing are recommended to pay attention to the nearby French resort of La Rosier that has more than enough gentle slopes. Equally attractive is the resort of Monte Rosa; the town features about 100 diverse restaurants and cafes. Picturesque resorts of Valle d'Aosta allow escaping from the city and enjoying the magnificent nature that is one of the main attractions of these places.