Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, Aosta

#1 of 15 in Wildlife in Valle d'Aosta
Must see · Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
Dramatic panoramic vistas and plentiful wildlife await you at Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, an Italian national park set in a stunning Alpine landscape. Established in 1922 (making it Italy's first national park), the land is home to 4,000 alpine ibex, an endangered species that the park has been charged with protecting. Lush green rolling hills and valleys intertwine between the snow-capped peaks rising overhead. Weasels, hares, badgers, wolves, and chamois join the ibex here. You can explore easy hiking trails through the natural landscape, or it can also be traveled by bike. To visit Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso on your holiday in Aosta, and find out what else Aosta has to offer, use our Aosta.
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  • amazing place for relaxing holidays all year round for adults and children. Tasty food, good wine, amazing view  more »
  • We spent 3days in the Acosta valley staying in Acosta . While there we rook a local bus to Cogne which is part of the national park. The village and surrounding mountains and valleys art specticluar....  more »
  • Amazing place. Lots of animals , things to do in the nature , breathtaking views. Great hike to the refuge. A lot of small waterfalls as well if you hike during summer
  • Amazing mountain! It took me 6h from Emanuele hut to the summit and 4h back. You don’t need a guide to climb it but strong legs is a must!
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