Pontboset is a small mid-mountain region near the Champorcher Valley in
the lower Aosta Valley, 780 meters above sea level. The many villages
that make up the area are scattered along the banks of the Ayasse River
with its spectacular rock formations and waterfalls.
The local residents live in typical alpine-style homes spread
throughout the chestnut woods. Walking in the countryside, you’ll come
across stone-and-wooden bridges that retain their original construction