Église de Notre Dame des Champs


This baroque church in central Martigny hides remains of Romanesque and Gothic churches, and even a 4th-century baptistery.

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1. Château de la Bâtiaz

0.37 MILES

Clinging to a crag above town, 800-year-old Bâtiaz Castle is worth the 15-minute uphill climb. Once there, add another 120 steps to the top of castle for…

2. Musée et Chiens du Saint-Bernard

0.39 MILES

A tribute to the lovably dopey St Bernard, this museum next to Martigny's Roman amphitheatre includes real-life fluff bundles in the kennels. You can join…

3. Fondation Pierre Gianadda


This renowned gallery harbours a stunning art collection with works by Picasso, Cézanne and Van Gogh. The sculpture garden (with cafe and picnic area)…

4. Roman Amphitheatre

0.43 MILES

Revisit Martigny’s fascinating Roman past at the meticulously restored Roman Amphitheatre.

5. Mont Fort Sunrise

11.86 MILES

Nothing stirs the soul quite like seeing the sun rise from the top of Mont Fort, at a panoramic 3329m. The Médran cable car offers departures on Thursdays…

6. Grotte de Glace

13.84 MILES

Step directly inside the glacier at this tunnel of ice, reshaped every year for the past half-century, which sparkles with perennially recreated ice…

7. Mer de Glace

14.26 MILES

France’s largest glacier, the 200m-deep 'Sea of Ice', flows 7km down the northern side of Mont Blanc, scarred with crevasses formed by the immense…

8. Musée de la Vigne et du Vin

15.53 MILES

Two thousand years of wine making are evoked in the compelling Musée de la Vigne et du Vin, a thoroughly modern and interactive wine museum inside Aigle’s…