Cryptoportique Gallo-Romain 1/1 by Tripoto

Cryptoportique Gallo-Romain

Five centuries of Roman rule in the Aosta Valley left indelible marks on the architecture of the area. From the Arch of Augustus built in the 25th century BC, to the subterranean gallery of strong arches of the Forum and Cryptoporticus— the Roman architecture lends a unique historical relevance to this region. The stunning Roman Theatre that could have held an audience of three to four thousand people, still has remnants of the 22-metre high southern facade. Take a tour with