Covering around 200 km, the Via Alta Vallemaggia trekking route traverses a wide variety of landscapes with various types of accommodation and varying degrees of difficulty.
Excursionists keen embark on this extraordinary adventure can choose from different sections of the Via Alta based on personal skills and requirements. The full trek can be taken on as a project to be completed in several stages.
Trekking dei camosci
A spectacular landscape of ridges, rocks, pastures and refuges.
A linear trekking route for expert excursionists running from the blue waters of Lake Maggiore through a challenging Alpine landscape of rock and scree with some airy sections.
Trekking dei laghetti
A journey of discovery through a landscape of blue lakes and skies.
A circular trekking route for those keen to explore the spectacular diverse landscape of the Alps, running along the foot of the Basodino glacier, with accommodation manned by wardens.
Trekking delle aquile
Discover the fascinating Ticino mountains from a bird's eye view.
A linear ridgeway route ideal for families with children seeking an unforgettable experience in the mountains as well as for beginners seeking their first ridgeway adventure.
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