VILLAS AND APARTMENTS TO RENT IN SAINT-VINCENT, ITALY.
Welcome to our selection of holiday homes to rent in Saint-Vincent, Italy.
Located in the Aosta Valley region of northwestern Italy, Saint-Vincent is a great summer holiday destination. The region is also famous for natural mineral springs that are reputed to be excellent for liver and stomach disorders.
The town boasts of an ancient church, which has Roman origins and is definitely worth a visit. The Chiesa di San Vincenzo, as it is commonly referred to, has many frescoes and paintings besides an inner museum of holy art. The bell tower too is quite old and has been restored in the last century.
Saint-Vincent is located close to Mont Blanc, Matterhorn and Monte Rosa, which gives you ample choices for skiing. Indulge yourself in some downhill or cross-country skiing that is quite exhilarating. Besides this, you can also try snowboarding and snowshoeing. In summer the place also provides enthusiasts several hiking options. From steep trails that can be overcome by only a devoted mountain man to less strenuous ones along meandering paths, you can choose one that suits your level of fitness and competence. If you are taking a longish trail, make sure you carry your rain gear, as the weather can change with absolutely no warning.
Make a trip to the town of Aosta, which has the largest number of ancient Roman buildings outside of Rome. You can see the City Gates built by the Romans that dates back to the 11th century. These were probably the gates to a major Roman settlement and are still standing. There is also the Arch of Augustus that dates back even further, to 35 B.C. As the name implies, it was in all probability built or named after the Emperor Augustus. Also worth visiting while here is a Cathedral that dates back to the 11th century.
If you enjoy painting, indulge the artist in you by capturing the beautiful alpine scenery that is unique to the region on an easel. In any case, don’t be caught out without your camera; the region offers innumerable opportunities for you to capture the alpine beauty that is spectacular, to say the least.
All this activity is sure to make you hungry and what better way to satiate your hunger than by trying out the local cuisine? Definitely worth trying out the restaurants and the bars alike. A trip to Saint-Vincent is one that will leave a lasting impression on you!
Looking for self catering holiday accommodation in Saint-Vincent? Then below is a selection of Apartments in Saint-Vincent and villas in Saint-Vincent that can be rented direct from their owners. You can either click on each listing for further details or you can use our search engine on the left if you are looking for something in particular.