Chamois, Aosta Valley

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Chamois
Comune di Chamois
Commune de Chamois
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Location of Chamois
Chamois, Aosta Valley
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Chamois
Location of Chamois in Italy
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Chamois
Chamois (Aosta Valley)
Coordinates: 45°50′N7°37′E / 45.833°N 7.617°E / 45.833; 7.617 Coordinates: 45°50′N7°37′E / 45.833°N 7.617°E / 45.833; 7.617
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Province none
Frazioni Caillaz, Corgnolaz, Crépin, La Ville, Lac de Lod, Liussel, Suisse [1]
Area
[2]
  Total14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation
1,800 m (5,900 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2006) [3]
  Total96
  Density6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Chamoisiens
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11020
Dialing code 0166
Patron saint Saint Pantaleon
Saint day26 July
Website Official website

Chamois (Valdôtain: Tsamoué) is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwestern Italy.

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Chamois is the only municipality in Italy not reachable by car. Visitors can access Chamois by cable car or via a walking path originating at La Magdeleine.

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References

  1. La Suisse d’Emilio
  2. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.