Alps: Dolomites of Val Badia (center-based)
Val Badia will amaze you with the unearthly beautiful views of the Dolomites landscape on this must-do self-guided hiking tour. The valley is located in the picturesque northernmost part of Italy, from the Sella massif of the Dolomites northwards to the Alpine Puster Valley in the south. Enjoy breathtaking views of the iconic limestone mountains, lush alpine pastures and serene meadows. This part of Italy offers unique traditional dishes your you to try and an abundance of wildlife to admire such as marmots and chamois. Relax your senses and enjoy an unforgettable trip through one of the most beautiful natural reserves in the world.
Duration8/5 Days I Tour Difficulty: 4 (of 5)
What is included6 nights in 3* hotel incl. breakfast and dinner, 1 night in a dorm in mountain hut (shared facilities), incl. breakfast and packed lunch; People transfer from La Valle-Wengen to Passo Valparola (Day 4); Emergency hotline; Detailed roadbook and maps in English.
What is not includedPublic transportation, entrance fees, other meals. Possible CITY TAX to be paid in cash on the spot (valid for all hotels throughout Italy).
Best periodJune, July, August, September
Day 1. Arrival at La Valle (Wengen)
Day 2. Round walk La Valle – Crusc de Rit – La Valle (12,7-17,3km, 5-7hrs, +745-921m/-745-921m)
Day 3. Round walk Pederoa – Spizan - Pederoa (13km, 5hrs, +772m/-773m)
Day 4. Passo Valparola to Corvara (14,9km, 6hrs, +572m/-1181m)
Day 5. La Valle to Rifugio Fanes (13,8km, 6hrs, +1278m/-563m)
Day 6. Return from Rifugio Fanes to La Valle (20,1km, 8hrs, +790m/-1511m)
Day 7. Round walk Longiarù – Rifugio Genova - Longiarù (13,4-17km, 5-6hrs, +950-1110m/-950-1110m)
Day 8. Departure day.