Villeneuve, Aosta Valley

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Comune di Villeneuve
Commune de Villeneuve
Coat of arms of Villeneuve
Coat of arms
Villeneuve is located in Italy
Location of Villeneuve in Italy
Coordinates: 45°42′09″N 07°12′27″E / 45.70250°N 7.20750°E / 45.70250; 7.20750Coordinates: 45°42′09″N 07°12′27″E / 45.70250°N 7.20750°E / 45.70250; 7.20750
Country Italy
Region Aosta Valley
Province none
Frazioni Balmet, Bertolaz, Bruillen, Champagne, Champagnole, Champleval, Champlong-Dessus, Champlong-Martignon, Champlong-Rosaire, Champlong-Vaillon, Champrotard, Chavonne, La Cloutraz, La Côte, La Crête, Croix-Blanche, Cumiod, Montovert, Peranche, Saburey, Saint-Roch, Trépont, Véreytaz
 • Mayor Roberta Quattrocchio
 • Total 8 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 670 m (2,200 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 1,215
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Villeneuvois
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 11018
Dialing code 0165
Patron saint Saint Blaise
Saint day February 3
Website Official website

Villeneuve (Valdôtain: Veullanoua) is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of northwestern Italy. It lies on the Dora Baltea, a fast flowing river popular for white-water rafting, and some 10 kilometres (6 mi) west of Aosta on the road to Courmayeur and the Mont Blanc Tunnel. It is the gate of Gran Paradiso National Park the oldest Italian national park. Nearby lie the ruins of the medieval castle, Châtel-Argent.

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