The National Park of Grand Paradiso for school

The National Park of Grand Paradiso for school

The Aosta Valley is nature, culture and history

The National Park of Grand Paradiso for school

Description of offer

Day 1
Arrival in Fenis and guided visit of the majestic castle which, differently from the others, built for military goals and for protection, is not placed on the top of a promontory, but on a soft small hill, lacking of natural defenses. Connecting to the characteristics of the fortifications those of a noble residence, it was, in fact, the prestigious symbolic headquarter of the main exponents of the Challants, Baldassarre Castellar, Alfredo d’Andrade. Nowadays, the building belongs to the independent Region of Valle d’Aosta, which made of it the headquarter of the Mobile Valdostano Museum.
Continuation of the trip to Aosta for free lunch.
During the beginning of the afternoon, there will be a guided visit of the city, with pauses in the main monuments: Augustus’ Arch, the roman ruins of the Amphitheater, the Cathedral, the S. Orso’s Colleggiata.
In addition, there will be a laboratory of the typical valdostano craftsmanship, or the visit of a cheese factory of Fontina or a producer of local lard.

Accommodation in Hotel of the Aosta/Parco PNGP’s area and dinner. 

Day 2
Meeting with the naturalistic guide and visit of the National Park of Grand Paradiso (for example: Valsavarenche’s Valley), with the possibility of fitwalking, orienteering, environmental education, identification of wild plants, animals’ sighting, etc.
Packed lunch provided by the Hotel
End of the trip and return to the bus-stop within 16:00

(photo Wikipedia)

Destination

PARCO NAZIONALE GRAN PARADISO

Type Activities

  • Outdoor activities Outdoor activities

Our offer includes:

  • Accommodation in hotel 2/3 stars
  • Dinner of the first day, breakfast and packed lunch of the second day
  • Qualified guide for the whole visits’ duration of the first day
  • Qualified naturalistic guide for the whole visits’ duration of the second day (take note: the Park’s rules say that the proportion is one guide every 25 people)

Our offer doesn't include:

  • Entry tickets of the monuments, participation to laboratories;
  • Bus’ transport (to insert and add to the cost on clear group’s request);
  • Extras, tips and anything which is not clearly specified in the entry : ”THE COST INCLUDES”.


Is available on request:

  • The visit of a cheese factory of Fontina or a producer of local lard
  • To participate at a laboratory ot typical valdostano craftsmanship
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Available Options

Comunita Europea
Leader+
Ministero delle Politiche Agricole, Alimentari e Forestali
Regione Piemonte
GAL Langhe Roero Leader

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