Things to see and do - Martigny
Unmissable tourist sites
Martigny Travel guide
Martigny : Michelin's recommendations
The town is overlooked by the round 13C Bâtiaz Tower that remains from its former ramparts and emerges from surrounding vineyards. It is an international road junction and a fine tourist stage, with several Roman ruins that visitors can see during an archeological trail organised by the tourist office.
Tourist attractions Martigny : Things to see and do
pl. Centrale CH - 1920 Martigny
Rebuilt in the 17C and flanked with an 18C Neo-Gothic belltower that stands 50 m high, this church looks very noble with its monumental portal. Note the fine sculpted furnishings inside from local workshops in the 17-18C and the large crucifix dating..
r. du Forum 59 CH - 1920 Martigny
This cultural centre created in 1976 by Léonard Gianadda has a permanent display and organises temporary exhibitions that are well known in the region. It houses a Gallo-Roman museum, with galleries overlooking the remains of a 1C temple containing m..
Rue du Levant CH - 1920 Martigny
Years of digs and restoration have exposed this little 6,000-capacity amphitheatre (by comparison, the one in Nimes could hold 24,000). One of the smallest Roman amphitheatres in the world.
Rue de la Poste 8 CH - 1920 Martigny-Ville
Hôtel de la Poste offers a central location in Martigny, 400 metres from the main train station and features a restaurant on site and en-suite rooms. The restaurant of Hôtel de la Poste serves typical Swiss cuisine. A supermarket can be found 20 met..
Avenue du Grand Saint Bernard 72 bis CH - 1920 Martigny-Ville
Located in the centre of Martigny, Hotel Forum offers air-conditioned rooms with a TV and a bathroom. Free Wi-Fi is available. A large breakfast buffet, including fresh croissants and jams from the Valais orchards, is served each morning. Guests can..
Rue du Forum 15 CH - 1920 Martigny-Ville
The Motel des Sports is located in the heart of Martigny, only 300 metres from the Fondation Gianadda and the Exposition Centre, and features a private and secure parking and a garage. Close by you can find the public swimming pool, tennis courts an..
Rue de l'Hôpital 2 CH - 1920 Martigny
François and Christophe Chomel have been running this simple, contemporary restaurant since 2006. Serving Italian pasta, ravioli, meat and vegetable dishes, the food is full of southern sun... like the terrace, which is ideal for an aperitif.
Place du Bourg 8 CH - 1920 Martigny
This lovely historic building that towers over its little square and adjacent fountain is the oldest inn in Martigny. Locals and tourists alike come here to savour wholesome dishes such as snail ragout and kidneys in garlic. Friendly bar.
Rue Marconi 19 CH - 1920 Martigny
Place Centrale 2b CH - 1920 Martigny
The cow in the restaurant's name really does fly... albeit across the ceiling! The brasserie upstairs serves pasta, risotto, veal chops, fresh lobster, and other delights. While the wine bar on the ground floor also serves tapas.