Destination guide

Travel to friendly Riva Valdobbia

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Riva Valdobbia. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its spas and skiing. Sacred Mountain of Varallo and Bard Fortress are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Riva Valdobbia

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Riva Valdobbia a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alagna-Pianalunga Gondola (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Pianalunga-Cimalenga-Salati Cable Car (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Gressoney Ski Area (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Gressoney Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Gabiet-Passo dei Salati Gondola (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Weissmatten Ski Resort (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Riva Valdobbia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Riva Valdobbia is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Matterhorn (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Sesia Valley (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Val d'Ayas (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Fate Lake (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Oropa Botanical Garden (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Breithorn (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Riva Valdobbia

Fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), the closest airport, located 39.9 mi (64.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Turin (TRN-Turin Intl.), which is 44.5 mi (71.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Riva Valdobbia?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 192 holiday lettings around Riva Valdobbia. From 106 flats & apartments to 36 houses, 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Riva Valdobbia? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Riva Valdobbia. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cervinia Ski Lift: 500 holiday lettings
  • Saas-Fee Ski Resort: 1,331 holiday lettings
  • Zermatt-Furi Gondola: 539 holiday lettings
  • Furi Ski Area: 1,256 holiday lettings
  • Matterhorn: 1,391 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Riva Valdobbia listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Riva Valdobbia?

Yes, of course. offers 106 Flats in Riva Valdobbia. Our other popular types of Riva Valdobbia holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 124 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Riva Valdobbia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Riva Valdobbia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.