Multi-Day Treks

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VAL MASINO EXPLORE – 2 Days Trek – Level DEMANDING

VAL MASINO EXPLORE – 2 Days Trek – Level DEMANDING 846 590 TrekMI

Located in the very central part of the Italian Alps and framed by those high mountains that divide it from Switzerland, Val Masino is, with good reason, one of the most beautiful italian valleys. The “land of granite”- as everybody calls it – is a paradise for rock climbers but also for those enthusiastic hikers who are willing to get closer to some over 3,000 metres high peak. In two days we’ll have a chance to explore its most beautiful corners, including the “Golden Valley” (Valle dell’Oro) and Little Yosemite (Val di Mello).

Day 1
We hike to the Omio Hut which will be our home for the night. Built on the edge of a panoramic bastion that overlooks the Masino Valley, the Omio Hut is a spectacular observation point of the highest mountains in the area.

Day 2
After descending from the Omio Hut and back to the car, we reach the Mello Valley, Val di Mello gets its namesake (Italian Little Yosemite) for features resembling some of the majestic formations found in California’s Yosemite Valley: imposing walls and domes of polished granite rock modelled by glaciation, streams, pools and waterfalls of crystal-clear icy water. A scenic background for the valley’s lush mountain meadows of exceptional natural beauty!

BEST SEASON: end of june to october

WHAT TO EXPECT
TRIP TYPE: 
Multi-Day Trek
TRIP LENGTH:
9.30am on day 1 to 6.30pm on day 2
DRIVING TIME FROM MILAN:
2h15 – Let us know if you’re staying somewhere else and still want to organize the tour with us. We can meet you on the way!

DAY 1
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: DEMANDING 
– Click HERE to understand the Hiking Difficulty Levels
DISTANCE:
4,5 km/2.7 mi
ELEVATION GAIN:
  +950 m/3,116 ft
HIGHEST ALTITUDE:
2.104 m/6,902 ft
LUNCH: 
restaurant
OVERNIGHT STAY: mountain hut

DAY 2
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: 
DEMANDING – Click HERE to understand the Hiking Difficulty Levels
DISTANCE:
15 km/9.3 mi
ELEVATION GAIN: +300 m -1.250m/+984 ft -4,100 ft
HIGHEST ALTITUDE:
1.200 m/3,940 ft
LUNCH: 
mountain hut

Price
Minimum 2 participants*

€220
/person

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*Private tours are only open to your party
20% discount on the total price for families with kids and parties of 3 and 4. For bigger groups please ask for quote.

WHAT’S INCLUDED
– Professional guide, guide’s board and lodging
– Tour organization
– Transportation to the trailhead (Carpooling)
– Trail snacks
– Use of trekking poles

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
– Carpooling expenses – €50/car
– Overnight stay (€55/person in Half Board – drinks excluded)
– Food (lunch on day 1 and 2)
– Personal expenses
– Guide gratuity

GEAR NEEDED: please check the list of Things to Bring on a Hut to Hut Multi-day Trek

IMPORTANT: we run our tours in almost all weather conditions and very rarely cancel. See our Terms and Conditions for information on cancellations and refunds

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STRAIGHT TO THE HEART OF THE BRENTA DOLOMITES – 2 days Trek – Level MODERATE or DEMANDING

STRAIGHT TO THE HEART OF THE BRENTA DOLOMITES – 2 days Trek – Level MODERATE or DEMANDING 2000 1333 TrekMI

At the very heart of the Brenta Dolomites, surrounded by impressive lunar-like rock formations, are located some of the coziest mountain huts you could ever imagine. Our plan is to stay overnight in one them and hike around, exploring this Unesco World Heritage area during the days. A great opportunity to discover a world made of dolostone but also some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the entire region.

Day 1
We start early from the city of Milan, heading towards the world-class skiing resort of Madonna di Campiglio (4 hours). From here we start hiking, immersed in the idyllic spruce and larch forest. Following the water jumps of the picturesque Vallesinella waterfalls we reach a first mountain hut. Here we stop for a delicious traditional meal. The hike isn’t over and now is actually time to get ready for the real spectacle! The trail takes us smoothly above the tree line and closer to the rock towers that are the backdrop to the Ai Brentei Hut. Newly restored this mountain hut offers great views and a super cozy atmosphere. The perfect place where to spend the night, not giving up the basic comforts.

Day 2
If you’re in for an early wake up call and you want a bit more of a challenge, we can hike even higher to the Alimonta Hut, hidden among the upper gullies of the Brenta Dolomites. If not and anyways on the way down from here, our hike continues traversing to the Tuckett Hut, located at the foot of some of the Dolomites’ most iconic rock formations. Such an amazing background scenery for our lunch break! In the afternoon we continue our descent to the car and from there back to Milan.

BEST SEASON: end of june to end of september

WHAT TO EXPECT
TRIP TYPE: 
Multi-Day Trek
TRIP LENGHT:
6.30am on day 1 to 8pm on day 2
DRIVING TIME FROM MILAN:
3.5 hours – Let us know if you’re staying somewhere else and still want to organize the tour with us. We can meet you on the way!

DAY 1
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: MODERATE
– Click HERE to understand the Hiking Difficulty Levels
DISTANCE:
7 km/4.3 mi
ELEVATION GAIN:
  +700 m/2,296 ft
HIGHEST ALTITUDE:
2.182 m/7,158 ft
LUNCH: 
mountain hut
OVERNIGHT STAY: mountain hut

DAY 2
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: MODERATE
or DEMANDING – Click HERE to understand the Hiking Difficulty Levels
DISTANCE: 
8,5 km/5.2 mi or 10,5 kms/6.5 mi
ELEVATION GAIN: +250 m -1.030m/+820 ft -3,380 ft or +700 m -1.430m /+2,300 ft -4,690 ft
HIGHEST ALTITUDE: 
2.272 m/3,940 ft or 2.580 m/8,465
LUNCH: 
mountain hut

Price
Minimum 2 partecipants*

€210
/person

Contact us

*Private tours are only open to your party
20% discount on the total price for families with kids and parties of 3 and 4. For bigger groups please ask for quote. 

WHAT’S INCLUDED
– Professional guide, guide’s board and lodging
– Tour organization
– Transportation to the trailhead (Carpooling)
– Trail snacks
– Use of trekking poles

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
– Carpooling expenses – €70/car
– Overnight stay (€53/person in Half Board – drinks excluded)
– Food (lunch on day 1 and 2)
– Personal expenses
– Guide gratuity

GEAR NEEDED: please check the list of Things to Bring on a Hut to Hut Multi-day Trek

IMPORTANT: we run our tours in almost all weather conditions and very rarely cancel. See our Terms and Conditions for information on cancellations and refunds

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