An especially biodiverse area, in the shadow of Mont Blanc, ideal in summer for unspoilt treks and horse riding and in winter for walks with snow rackets.
At the base of Mont Blanc on the French side, Chamonix is lively and a renown location for skiing. Year-round, cable cars take visitors up to several nearby peaks with panoramic views, including Aiguille du Midi on Mont Blanc.
The highest peak in Europe, climb to the top with a spectacular ride with Skyway Cable Car.
"The Milano of the Alps", trendy and fashionable Courmayer is the place to see and be seen.
Regional Capital of the Aosta Valley region, this lively city has an attractive medieval centre and numerous roman ruins to visit.
35 to 65 MINUTES
A variety of story book medieval castles, nestled amongst the valleys and mountains are a visitor's treat. Sarre, Montmayer, Fenis, Isogne, Fort of Brad and Castello di Montalto.
GRAN PARADISO NATIONAL PARK
One of the most beautiful Alpine national parks with hundreds of kilometers of treks. Gran Paradiso borders France's Vanoise National Park which together covers nearly 130,000 ha of protected area.
1H 40 MINUTES
Worth a visit before or the end of your visit to Nira Montana.
The closest airport to La Thuile.
BE AWED BY THE MAJESTIC LANDSCAPES
Whether its during the silence of a snowy day or feeling the breeze on a sunny afternoon, a look at our mountains will energise adventure and outdoors enthusiasts and be a source of inspiration for dreamers.
Discover La Thuile
Be awed by nature, Ruitor Waterfalls, one of the most spectacular in the Aosta Valley, and a great place to picnic, is an easy trek from La Thuile.
Get back in shape, hundreds of kilometers of treks under the gaze of Mont Blanc.
Lots of lakes to choose from for your treks: Lago d'Arpy, Lago di Pietra Rossa, Lake Verney and Lago del Ruitor.
In how many place can you ride while looking at Mont Blanc?
Twice location of the Enduro World Series, La Thuile is famous with professional mountain bikers for its natural trails and magnificent surrounding terrain.
160 km of skiing just at our doorstep. Site of the 2016 women's world cup.