This article is sponsored by our friends at Courmayeur.

Welcome to Courmayeur, where the majesty of the Alps meets the elegance and charm of a timeless mountain village. Nestled at the foot of Mont Blanc, Courmayeur is the perfect destination for nature lovers and outdoor sports enthusiasts. Whether you seek adrenaline or moments of relaxation amidst breathtaking landscapes, Courmayeur has something special for you. Here’s a glimpse of the summer adventures that await you!

 

Hiking and trekking in Courmayeur

With over 300km of marked trails, Courmayeur is a paradise for hikers. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced mountaineer, you’ll find routes suitable for every skill level. Imagine walking through pine forests, alpine meadows, and sparkling glaciers, with breathtaking views of Mont Blanc always in sight. Some of the most famous routes include the Tour du Mont Blanc and hikes to the Bertone and Bonatti refuges.

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Enjoy over 300km of marked trails. Credit: Courmayeur Mont Blanc

Mountain biking and e-biking

Courmayeur offers an extensive network of bike trails and mountain biking paths winding through the mountains. Downhill and cross-country enthusiasts will find thrilling descents and technical tracks. For those who prefer a more relaxed experience, e-bikes are the perfect choice to explore the valleys and enjoy the scenery without too much effort.

Courmayeur climbing and via ferrata

Climbing enthusiasts will find Courmayeur a playground like no other. The rock faces offer challenges for all levels, from beginners to experts. The Mont Chétif via ferrata is one of the most popular attractions, offering spectacular views and an unforgettable experience. If you prefer a guided adventure, local alpine guides are available to help you discover the secrets of the mountains safely.

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Rafting and canyoning

For those seeking thrills, rafting and canyoning are ideal activities. Courmayeur’s rivers and streams offer exciting rapids and routes through breathtaking gorges. Accompanied by expert guides, you can dive, slide, and swim in the crystal-clear waters of alpine streams, experiencing a unique adventure in contact with nature.

Paragliding

Experience the thrill of free flight with paragliding! Take off from the grassy slopes of the Alps and soar over spectacular landscapes, enjoying the sensation of absolute freedom. Courmayeur offers several schools and certified instructors for a safe and unforgettable flying experience.

Your next trip can take you from the mountains to the spa. Credit: Courmayeur Mont Blanc

Relaxation and wellness

After a day full of adventures, relax in Courmayeur’s wellness facilities. Spas, thermal centres, and outdoor pools await you to offer moments of pure relaxation, surrounded by the beauty of the mountains. Treat yourself to a rejuvenating massage or simply unwind in a sauna, letting the tensions melt away.

Learn more about this ‘place above ordinary’ at www.courmayeurmontblanc.it.