Mountain biking in the Ayas Valley

Organized by Pattalibra

Activity Snapshot

Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
Duration: full day
Spoken languages: French, German, Italian, English
Minimum age: From 12 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: moderate More info
Opening seasons:
  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Activity description

Give it all you’ve got on this MTB trail in Ayas Valley.

Home to the  MTB alpine marathon MONTEROSA PRESTIGE, the Ayas Valley is geared for off-roaders of every age, follow the path less ridden on this scenic 360° guided tour of the Italian Alps – travelling from dirt track to uncharted terrain in the heart of the Aosta Alps.

Situated in the Aosta Valley and the Monta Rose Massif, Ayas is a district that covers numerous villages, the most known of which are Antagnod, Champoluc, Frachey, Saint-Jacques and Crest. Situated at 1,710 metres above sea level, in a beautiful, panoramic position, it is also one of the host locations for the summer Monterosa Prestige MTB marathon.

Meet your guide in Mount Avic Nature Park for this MTB trail through the Ayas Valley. A full day trip suited to all ages and abilities, this scenic off-road adventure will take you across the changing landscape of the Monta Rosa Massif – using accessible dirt roads and easy paths to reach some of the most dramatic views in the Italian Aosta Valley. A 360° circuit with over 50km of terrain to explore, this MTB tour delivers on amazing views and challenging landscape the whole family can enjoy! During the day, you’ll have a chance to stop and soak in the views – enjoying a picnic lunch at altitude and returning back to the valley before dusk.

This guided tour is suitable for groups of friends and families alike. Using easy paths and dirt roads, this route is renowned for its wide and sunny valley with vast woods and gentle slopes at altitude. Be prepared for rocky terrain and some single track trails.

Activity requirements

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Special terms

Please note: Prices fluctuate depending on group numbers at time of booking:

1-2: 90€
3-4: 60€
5-6: 35€
+7: 25€

Subject to weather restrictions

  • MTB Private Guide
  • MTB Rental (Bike/Shoes/Helmet) €15 P.P
Do not forget to bring
  • Suitable Footwear
  • Backpack
  • Water
  • Picnic Lunch
  • Suncream/Sunhat/Sunglasses
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Meeting point
Colle d'Arlaz, 11020 Émarèse Aosta Valley, Italy Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 10 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
10 days
Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
4 days
Cancellation 4 days or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule