Aosta— 12 nights
Fri, Dec 20 - Wed, Jan 1
Rome of the Alps
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.Get out of town with these interesting Aosta side-trips: Orta San Giulio (Lake Orta, San Giulio Island, &more), Forte di Bard (in Bard) and Cervino Breuil-Cervinia Ski Area (in Breuil-Cervinia). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Teatro Romano, don't miss a visit to Arco Onorario d'Augusto, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Oropa, and steep yourself in history at Ricetto di Candelo.
For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Aosta driving holiday planning tool.
If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Turin Airport and Milano Linate Airport. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Aosta
Orta San Giulio, Santuario di Oropa, Castello di Issogne, Castello di Fenis, Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara
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