4 activities for young researchers in the Giardino Paradisia

Bees and honey – Music at the Park – Emerging from the cocoon – Magic mountain herbs Four intriguing animations in the Paradisia Alpine Botanical Garden with colours and scents, to educate kids on the subject of protection and enhancement of the environment and for learning some basics about Nature.


  • Where:

    Botanical Garden Paradisia

  • Duration of activity and period recommended:

    1.5 hours

  • No. of participants and age groups:

    Min. 5 Max 15

  •  children from 6 to 11 years

  • Physical preparation and equipment:

    Public transport from Aosta to Cogne and from Cogne to Valnontey (bus).
    Equipment required:
    Any other material necessary will be provided during the course.

  • Professionals involved:

    Nature hike guide 


Bees and honey:
- children approach the world of bees through the observation of plants and flowers which produce honey
- meeting of the children with the honey, its characteristics and its properties
- story of a fairy tale.

Music at the Park:
First experience of music as a group. Creating a small orchestra with the material which is located in the wood (pine cones, branches, stones ...) and construction of a concert “en plein air".

Emerging from the cocoon:
in "Butterfly Garden", an interesting walk among thousands of colors and scents. A unique experience for these insects that play a very important role as pollinators of mountain flora. It ends by drawing and coloring paper butterflies.

Magic mountain herbs:
approach to children's medicinal and wild plants in the Botanical Garden Paradisia and their use.


Fondation Grand Paradis
tel. +39 0165 75301


Euro 5,00

Timing and conditions of booking

Reservation within 18 days of the previous activity at Fondation Grand Paradis (0165 75301) or one of the visitor centers.


Cogne - Valnontey



1.5 hours




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