The eighth wonder of the world. An unforgettable journey at 3600 m. Inaugurated in 2015 with a cutting-edge engineering project. Two stations, Pavillon to visit the garden botanical, “cinema delle alpi” to watch movies of the Aosta Valley, restaurant; Punta Helbronner where you can reach a spectacular terrace with 360 degree views and the crystal hall.
Courmayeur’s summertime is characterized by a lots of trails involving inexperienced athletes but even the most important international runners. These are unique events for put people to the test on the physical resistance that just some paths can offer.
Rock climbing put people to the test facing the mountain directly. Being conducted from several expert alpine guides, free climbing can be done safely, otherwise oneself level can be advanced in the indoor gym in Courmayeur.
Courmayeur offers thousands of possibilities for outdoor gyms with routes for beginners and for experts.
Golf considered among the most remarkable in Italy, of rare beauty is located in the beautiful Val Ferret at the foot of Mont Blanc. 9 holes in the plane that line the river.
Mont Blanc Adventure Park
At 5 km from Courmayeur in a forest with trees almost 20 m. high there is a beautiful park adventure with Nepalese bridges, nets, lianas, floating stairs, logs … the adrenaline pulley on the 180 meters high hurricane and the panoramic walkway.
A beautiful chalet will accommodate you for one snack or lunch in Aosta Valley style.
For bike’s lovers there are many paths apted to every level. More skilled and adventurous can use helibike, which can give compelling singletrail downhill or enduro’s itineraries. While for those who love relaxing walks there are bike trails apted to every level and it is possible to be accompanied for enjoy alpine nature.
And with the appearance of the E-BIKE further proposal for those who want to enjoy the not-experts our climbs with less effort. Numerous rental points.
Mountain swimming pool
There is an amazing warmed mountain swimming pool in Plan Chécrouit that is the highest in Europe. It is surrounded by different services like a bar, a steam bath and a solarium.
It can be reached in few minutes through the cable car or by an hour of hiking from Courmayeur’s residential zone.
In Courmayeur it is possible to join nordic walking courses, addressed people of all ages. This discipline carry out like a mid-fast walk with the help of some “walking stick” like the ski’s ones.
10 km of sport fishing in the reserve accessible to everyone in the Dora della Val Ferret stream.
You can practice all the different fishing techniques in a breathtaking view.
There are several rafting centers offering the possibility to challenge the water under expert’s monitoring. Besides, Dora offers kayak crossings and canyoning experiences.
FORUM SPORT CENTER
Ice Center (ice skating), indoor and outdoor tennis courts, gym, indoor climbing, children’s play room and playground for children. A few minutes walk from the Residence.
Karting Mont Blanc
New emotion in Courmayeur. It rises at the foot of Mont Blanc.
Track to experience the thrill of driving a Kart, renting them alone or in company. For adults or children from 7 years.
Parc Animalier d’Introd
It is a wildlife park about 20 minutes from Courmayeur. Walk in the park in contact with everyone mountain animals difficult to meet on excursions. Green areas of the flora of mountain.
Park for young children located in the village of Dolonne. Park with inflatable trampolines, ball bowl, donut track, Tyrolean pulley, sandbox. Relaxation area for parents.
Mid/high mountain hiking
The Mont Blanc shows a thick network of tracks that allows every level mountaineers to find out nature’s magnificence.
If someone has alredy high-level rambling acquaintance, can aim for the conquest of Europe’s upper limit, starting from Courmayeur and going through shelters throughout the mountain’s slopes.
Many possibilities are offered to those who have a mid-experience, crossing beaten tracks (for your safety) they can enjoy the excitement of adventure.
Eventually, they can start many walks relishing nature’s silence and finding themselves part of its flora and fauna.