Located at an altitude of 1,200 m in the heart of the Aosta Valley, the town of Gressoney-Saint-Jean was originally a single territorial and cultural entity together with its neighbour Gressoney-la-Trinité.
A picturesque town featuring many historic buildings and typical Walser architecture, Gressoney-Saint-Jean offers lots of cultural attractions for history fans.
For visitors seeking thrills and an adrenaline rush, there are plenty of winter sports and other activities on offer. For those wishing to unwind, the Pré-Saint-Didier and Saint-Vincent thermal baths offer the ultimate in relaxation.
Gastronomy-wise, food lovers are also well catered for with many restaurants and local specialities to discover. In particular, the town hosts a number of food events each year.
Monterosa ski area
Gressoney-Saint-Jean is your gateway to the Monterosa valleys. Once there, 175 km of pistes to suit all ability levels await and you can ski for over 8 hours without ever going over the same terrain! Indeed, this huge terrain is served by 27 ski lifts. A real bonus for nature lovers and fans of breath-taking scenery!
For those wishing to discover more, the additional winter activities include night skiing and cross-country trails to explore. Snowpark enthusiasts won’t want to miss the latest innovation in the area: the Bettaforca Fun Slope.
Good to know
- Charming town with picture-postcard architecture
- Varied ski terrain, suitable for all abilities
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