Aosta, the attractive mountain-valley capital of Valle d'Aosta province,is an ideal base for exploring the nortwest of the region. Surrounded by the Alps,the town's key attraction is its postion, with access to the lovely valleys of the the Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso, the ski resorts of Mont Blanc and a sprinkling of castles, such as the impressive Castello di Bard.
Departing from Torino or other location you can decide , we’ll reach Aosta was primarily an imperial military camp, vestiges of wich can be seen in the town's impressive Roman ruins. In the east, the dignified Arco di Augusto, we proceed to Roman bridge and the Porta Praetoria, whose two parallel triple - arched gateways served as the main entrance into Roman town. If you want we can decide to have lunch in a recommended restaurant where you can taste some typical dishes.
After lunch we'll take a walk in the commercial center of the town and then we'll take the bus to Courmayeur there we'll arrive after about an hour.
The tourist will be hosted in a *** hotel.
We'll meet at hotel lobby at 9:30.
Spectacular excursion on Monte Bianco aboard Skyway futuristic cable car that leads from Courmayeur to Punta Helbronner station at 3.500m aboard a heated and rotating cabin. The climb is divided in two parts: the first one reaches 2.000m of Pavillon du Mont Frety where will have lunch, the second one instead reaches the highest point at Punta Helbronner where are located several observation decks where you can admire Dente del Gigante, Cresta di Rochefort and the spectacular glaciers on the mountain.
Returning to Turin we will make a small stop at the Bard fortress for a coffee break.
Place of interest of the tour:
. Landscape Aosta valley
. Skyway Monte Bianco
. Bard fortress
Turin , you can meet at your hotel lobby at 9:00 or other location you can decide.
You can also choose another starting time.
Piazza Castello 161 in front of the Tourism Office or in other place you decide.
** total price 1- 3 people € 500 Booking
Not included in the price : food & drink, tickets for events, hotel