SHOWING YOU AOSTA
“Le Rêve Charmant” is a compendium of charm, seduction, elegance and harmony in the heart of the historic center of Aosta. The privileged location allows the guests to get in direct contact with the relics as well as the historical symbols of the city . Monuments, archaeological sites, museums are all within walking distance. “Aosta” is named after Augusta Praetoria Salassorium, the town founded by the emperor Augustus in 25 B.C. Aosta is called “the second Roman city in the world”, due to the importance and majesty of its monuments, such as: Porta Praetoria, the impressive Roman Theater , the Forum, the milestone of religious, political and social life of the city at the time and its Criptoportico. Moreover, the priorship of Sant'Orso, the Cathedral prior to the thirteenth century as well as Piazza Emile Chanoux , the “living room” of the city, must be seen.Besides taking wonderful walks and doing pleasant visits to the museums (such as the Regional Archaeological Museum) , the city offers a lively pedestrian center with its shops, cafes and restaurants but it is also the starting point for tourist routes in the Valley to discover six of its striking castles, starting with the spectacular castle of Fenis . The Aosta Valley is a paradise for winter sports. A few kilometers away from “Le Rêve Charmant” you will find 520 km of slopes for alpine skiing , as well as numerous cross-country ski trails. All the nature lovers should visit the Gran Paradiso National Park , the oldest national park in Italy, whose history is closely intertwined with the protection of its animal symbol: the ibex . Take your chance to discover sports, nature, history and culture that make Aosta Valley a popular tourist destination for visitors from all over the world.