Oasis of Peace in the Italian Aosta Valley
Chamois - La Magdeleine
Pearl of the Alps
Oasis of Peace in the Italian Aosta Valley
Chamois - La Magdeleine
Pearl of the Alps
Oasis of Peace in the Italian Aosta Valley
Chamois - La Magdeleine
Pearl of the Alps
Oasis of Peace in the Italian Aosta Valley
Chamois - La Magdeleine
Pearl of the Alps
Oasis of Peace in the Italian Aosta Valley
Chamois - La Magdeleine
Pearl of the Alps
Oasis of Peace in the Italian Aosta Valley
Chamois - La Magdeleine
Pearl of the Alps

Softly Mobile Holiday in Chamois - La Magdeleine (Italy)

Car(e)-free Outdoor Fun at the Foot of the Matterhorn

Fairytale holiday in the heart of nature’s most magnificent mountain world. In the tiny Pearls Chamois and La Magdeleine, you’ll find the gentlest way to discover nature while restoring your soul. Leave behind the noise, the stress, the rush of everyday life! When you plan your trip, you have two options to get to Chamois – by air (cable car) or by foot. This little hamlet is the only place in the Alps that is not accessible by car.  

If you ask what keeps the about 100 inhabitants here, the answer is easy: its pristine nature, the mountains, its history and tradition! In the north, the Matterhorn (Monte Cervino in Italian) marks the border to Switzerland. Hikers, mountaineers, mountain biker, skier, free riders, and cross-country skiers alike love the peace, the serenity and the superb conditions of the south side. An especially thrilling attraction of Chamois is tandem paragliding in the summer. The winter offers sunny ski slopes and spectacular freeride descents for snowboarders plus fantastic snowshoe and cross-country tours. The Trekking & Dog Bike Park La Magdeleine lets you try out numerous unusual sports activities.

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Special softly mobile services in the Pearl

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From train station/bus stop to your destination

If you’d like to be picked up at Chatillon, Antey St. Andrè or Chamois cable car station, please contact your host.

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DIAL-A-BUS SERVICE

In service during the tourist season in the hamlets Chamois, La Magdeleine, Antey St. Andrè and Torgnon. To book, call: +39 334 1546305.

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CABLE CAR (Summer & Winter)

The local cable car functions as part of the publication transportation system and operates on a year-round basis. The chair lift to Lago di Loda only operates in the summer.

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E-BIKE RENTAL

Chamois and La Magdaleine each has 10 e-bikes. Solar-powered battery charging stations are located on site.

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HIKING CENTRES

Hiking centres near the Chamois and La Magdeleine cable car stations provide numerous trailheads for delightful hikes.

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TRANSPORT (PEOPLE AND LUGGAGE)

In Chamois, e-cars are available for transportation. To book, call: +39 335 1027864 / +39 0166 47205.

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MATTERHORN TREKKING BUS

In the summer, the bus service is on-call and can be booked in advance. Car-free trips to Valtournenche, Val d’Ayas and the Gressoney Valley.

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PARKING

If you have to take your car to get here, you can find parking areas in Antey St. Andrè near the cable car station. La Magdeleine has one no-fee overflow parking area plus several fee-based parking areas.

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MOUNTAIN BIKE RENTAL

Rental places in both hamlets supply you with excellent bicycles and mountain bikes.

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AREAS CLOSED OFF TO TRAFFIC

Chamois is completely car-free. A comfortable, no-car panoramic trail connects the two hamlets Chamois and La Magdeleine.

Accommodations in Chamois - La Magdeleine

Our eco-friendly Alpine Pearl-affiliated hosts

Chamois

Maison Cly****

A hotel full of charme! Build in authentic rustic way (wood meet stone), with modern comfort and attention for the environment and nature.

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Summer adventures
Winter adventures

Summer adventures

Enjoy your softly mobile summer holiday in Chamois - La Magdeleine

The Watermills of La Magdeleine

A fascinating trail along a little brook in La Magdeleine passes by these ancient mills. To find out how the village folks have been processing the cereals grown along their sunny slopes, take a guided tour and immerse yourself in this culture that hasn’t changed at all over the years.

Playful Energy Trail

This hike along the Gran Balconata trail helps the entire family find out more about energy production. Numerous signposts and energy displays provide playful ways for our little visitors to learn about energy production and ways to save energy. They also challenge them to think actively about the elements water, fire, and earth and about the sun.

Get a Head Start into your Hiking Adventure

You don’t need to get up the mountains. You're already there. Take your pick from diverse options: leisurely strolls on high altitudes all the way to challenging Alpine tours. Chamois and La Magdeleine are situated at 1,600 – 1,800 m above sea level. So even if you are not into athletics, you can enjoy this mountainous region without breaking a sweat.

Winter adventures

Enjoy your softly mobile winter holiday in Chamois - La Magdeleine

Trekking & Dog Bike Park

Rush through breath-taking scenery and discover new ways to explore the great outdoors with man’s best friend! Dog sledding, skijoring, bikejoring, pulkadog, dogcross - sports you haven’t even heard of. Let yourself be surprised by interesting new fun activities in La Magdeleine.

Guided and Unguided Snowshoe Hikes

Strap on those snowshoes and stomp away into the snow-covered winter wonderland! You have more than 20 different routes to choose from as you go it alone or take a guided tour. Experience a fun-filled evening trip, complete with some culinary delight at the end.

Skiing with the Entire Family

This is just the right getaway spot with sunny, uncrowded slopes for a leisurely skiing adventure with the family. No chaos, no stress, delightful downhill rides, comfortable rustic huts and much fun-filled activity for kids in the Snow Park or on the slopes.

Holidays in Chamois - La Magdeleine

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As soon as you arrive in Chamois or La Magdeleine, all your cares and worries will just roll off of your shoulders and you will naturally enter into the leisurely, unhurried rhythm of this mountain world. Numerous delightful hamlets, which showcase the charming rustic architecture of the Aosta Valley, are scattered around the sheltered, sunny slopes of the mountains.  Remodelling is done gently. The people try to maintain the identity of the region while making sure that the village feels alive. You can see and feel it. Wherever you go – the car-free road, the watermill trail in La Magdeleine, the sunny Chamois village square or the picturesque Lago di Lod – you just want to rest and gaze for a while. Take your time, breathe in the peace of the mountain world and savour the culinary treats of the area.

Chamois - La Magdeleine service & Info

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Chamois - La Magdeleine

Fraz. Corgnolaz 11

11030 Chamois (AO)

Tel.: 0039-0166-47134

info@infochamois.it

www.chamois-lamagdeleine.it

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