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Courmayeur’s picturesque mountain scenery and healthy mountain air make it an attractive destination year round. It is one of Europe’s most famous ski locations, and contains the Giardino Botanico Alpino Saussurea, which describes itself as Europe's highest botanical garden. In the summer months Courmayeur is a popular destination for hikers.
From 1991, in December takes place the Film and Literature event "Noir in Festival".
Thermal Baths of Pré Saint Didier
Thermal Baths: A great year-round activity in Valle d'Aosta is a visit to the Thermes de Pre Sant-Didier, just 5 km south of Courmayeur. Incredibly relaxing in a beautiful setting overlooking Mount Blanc. See website for current prices and hours. Open late on Friday and Saturday evenings for nights under the stars. 
American bar is the place where locals and tourists meet from after-ski till late night, good music, friendly staff, lots of beers and a wide range of food opportunities as homemade famous paidina's take place at the same time, further more all live sport events are played on screen, a really tourists orientated pub. on winter sometimes you can run in and find an unexpected live concert.
Le Privé cocktail bar is a cozy atmosphere upstairs bar that open in evening just in time for the " aperitivo". great service, wide cocktail list, the place open till 2 at night
Hotel Bouton d'Or Central location not far from cable car. Bedrooms decorated in alpine style. Buffet breakfast with home made and local food. Sauna, tecnogym, garage and parking.
ChamonixFirst  enables getting from Chamonix to Courmayeur simple. Shared transfers which run Tuesdays and Thursdays are only €22pp return and Private transfers are just €140 return. Private transfers can be booked any time.