Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Aosta

Take a holiday to Aosta and enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums. This walkable city is known for its skiing, rafting and mountain views. Teatro Romano Ruins and Aosta Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Aosta

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Aosta a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skyway Monte Bianco (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Aosta-Pila Cable Car (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Arzaniere Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Gorraz-Grand Grimod Cable Car (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Pila Ski Area (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Les Iles Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Aosta

Travellers enjoy Aosta for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in April, September, December or November, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -3°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Aosta

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aosta is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cote de Gargantua Natural Reserve (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Mount Emilius (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Great Saint Bernard Valley (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Champlong Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Great St Bernard Pass (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Marais Natural Reserve (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Aosta

The nearest airport is in Turin (TRN-Turin Intl.), located 40.8 mi (65.7 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Aosta Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Aosta?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 389 holiday lettings around Aosta. From 298 flats & apartments to 12 chalets, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountainside property in Aosta?

Towering and mysterious, mountains are among the most ruggedly striking formations on Earth. If you've ever longed to experience mountain living, we've got you covered. HomeAway has no less than 185 mountain getaway rentals available. Alternatively, you might be interested in trying something different. HomeAway has heaps of options, including:

  • 85 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 59 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 53 rural holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Aosta?

There's no need to wave goodbye to the conveniences of home just because you're going on holiday. Kick back in an apartment and explore the area like the locals. HomeAway has 338 for you to browse through here. How does £26 a night sound? That's what you could be paying if you don't leave it too long! Or maybe you'd rather one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 77 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Hotel: 27 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £27 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 19 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £60 per night.

Can I stay in Aosta in a large group?

Getting together with your friends and loved ones can be stacks of fun, particularly when you're under the same roof in a fantastic new place! If you'll be visiting with a big group, HomeAway can help you out. 61 apartment holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Presently, they're the leading option here for big groups. Properties around here that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we've got 179 rental properties suited to that size. Spend a night for as little as £47.
  • If you have 5 in your squad, you'll be delighted to discover that there are 119 rental accommodation suitable. The starting price is £26 a night.
  • Seeking out rentals catering to 7 guests? You'll be thrilled to find out we have 39 that will fit the bill. You can secure one from just £49 per night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your uncle, your cousin and all your pals to Aosta.