Arnad - Machaby Sanctuary
  • Arnad - Machaby Sanctuary

Arnad - Machaby Sanctuary

Resorts: Arnad

Simple walk through the woods.

Technical Information


Leave the car in the conveniently located square in Moulin de Va at the end of the paved road from Arnad, which runs along the Va stream, then, on foot, take the paved road that goes up to the age-old chestnut grove, and leads to Machaby Sanctuary and the plateau with the village of the same name.

Duration going there


Duration coming back



1433 m

Recommended times

from 01/01 to 31/12


E - Excursionist

Difference in level

217 m

See also

Churches and shrines
Machaby sanctuary

Shrine of the Madonna della Neve of Machaby (Madonna of the snow)


The shrine is located at a height of 696 metres, in the Machaby valley and not far from the centre of Arnad, in a splendid position among the chestnut forests.

The building, which originates from the fourteenth century, was rebuilt entirely in 1687. …

Note - this information is not directly connected to the Cammino Balteo path but it is part of the Aosta Valley tourist offer.