SUSA CERVINIA


26 May 2018
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Saturday
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214 km
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CERVINIA

Breuil-Cervinia is one of the main tourist resorts of the Aosta Valley, belonging to the municipality of Valtournenche. Word-class winter and summer destination, it is located at an altitude of 2050 meters a.s.l. in an alpine setting dominated by the unique Matterhorn pyramid (4478 m.).

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GALLERY

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FOOD

Cheese: Fontina DOP, Fromadzo DOP.

Charcuterie: Lard d’Arnad DOP, Jambon de Bosses DOP, mocetta.

Specialties: Fonduta with Fontina cheese, carbonada (stew of adult bovine cooked in the wine) with polenta, tegole (typical hazelnut cookies).

WINE

Petit Rouge Doc, Chambave Muscat, Génépy (herbal liqueur).

MAIN SIGHT

Ski area (350 km of slopes and snowparks connected with Valtournenche and Zermatt in Switzerland – 23 km of slopes also open in summer in Plateau Rosa), Heliski, Ice cave of the Piccolo Cervino, Cervino Golf Club (18 holes), Lago Blu, the museum “Una Montagna di Lavoro” at Plateau Rosa, the via ferratas of Vofrède and Gorbeillon, MTB and downhill routes, hiking trails to several mountain huts and bivouacs.

HISTORY

Inhabitants: 700

Founding: between the 19th and 20th century

Old name: Breuil

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