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The natural areas

Mont Avic and Mont Emilius

Cogne, Charvensod, Pollein, …

Mont Avic and Mont Emilius

An area of 30.000 hectares at over 1.600 m in altitude, on the right orographic slope of the Dora Baltea, shared by 15 municipalities, from Cogne to Donnas.

Lake Lolair Natural Reserve

Arvier

Lake Lolair Natural Reserve

The lake, fed by three springs, is surrounded by an extended bed of reeds,  the characteristic “roches moutonnées” and rounded and polished mounds of glacial origin.

 Montagnayes Natural Reserve

Bionaz

Montagnayes Natural Reserve

A still uncontaminated alpine environment. Forests of firs and larches, alpine pastures and meadows where man faces nature single-handedly…
Botanical Garden Castel Savoia

Gressoney-Saint-Jean

Botanical Garden Castel Savoia

Here beauty reigns. With its 1000 sq.m. of beautiful flower and plant collections, this garden is of notable aesthetic value.

Botanical Garden Chanousia

Seez (Savoia - Francia)

Botanical Garden Chanousia

Is one of the oldest gardens of Europe and houses 800 species and a small museum.

Botanical Garden Paradisia

Cogne

Botanical Garden Paradisia

A place of study and research, its surface area of almost 15000 sq.m. A journey through diversified environments, a site which offers beauty and serenity.

Botanical Garden Saussurea

Botanical Garden Saussurea

The highest garden in Europe, an altitude of 2.175 m, in Courmayeur and on the slopes of the Mont Blanc.

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