The cradle of mountaineering

During the last century the first Matternhorn ascents, that signed the modern mountaineering birth, start exactly from here. Valtournenche, 1.524 meters of altitude and 18 Kilometers far away from Chatillon, Valtournenche is just nearby Breul-Cevinia and thanks to the lift connection with this one represents a unique and immense skiing area.
Nature. An unforgettable view on the "most famous pick of Europe". Will charm you. Climbing and walking for any kind of skill and experience are at your choice and allow you to see many alpine animals and flowers . So that because, here, there 's the Ciniana natural oasis created by the Aosta Valley Gouvernement.
A nice square tradition of Valtournenche. Here, as well, you can find plenty of opportunities for enjoying holiday, for example you can visit the "Gouffes des Buserailles" an incredible big hollow dug on the roc by the Marmore river or have a pic-nic on the Champlève area. Moreover, Valtournenche allows you to ride horses, play tennis and perform many other sports.