Aosta Vacations & Travel Packages!
The Aosta Valley is a mountainous region in the North-Western part of Italy. Amongst various mountain peaks in the region, Mount Blanc is the highest. Cereals, potatoes, and fruits are grown in the area. Aosta Valley is known for producing high quality wines and cheese throughout Italy. The region has a semi-autonomous government. The official languages in the region are Italian and French. However, people also converse in local dialect, which is Valdotain.
Places of Interest in Aosta
Aosta is the largest town in the Aosta Valley, and lies in the centre of the valley. The town is home to numerous monuments including - the Grand Combin, the Mont Velan, Emilius, Becca di Nona, and many more. The local market in the Aosta is a great place to buy amazing artifacts and various art and craft items.
Gran Paradiso National Park:
The Gran Paradiso National Park in the Aosta Valley is one of the protected areas. The park not only aims to preserve animals, flora and fauna but also to establish tourism in the region. Tourists visiting the region either in summers or late spring will be able to enjoy the sight of beautiful flowers in full bloom.
Museum of the Alps:
The Museum of Alps is located on the first floor of the Opera Carlo Alberto. The museum is a great place to learn about the Aosta Valley. In the museum one gets to know about different stories related to the mountains in the area.
The stories are depicted using modern technologies in a manner, which not only thrills the readers but also impart vast amount of knowledge.