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Hiking&Trekking

VISIT TO THE SWISS NATIONAL PARK CENTRE

Created by Grisons architect Valerio Olgiati, the clear and seductive lines of the Park Centre building represents an unusual spatial concept. There are four rooms illustrating the Swiss National Park from different children’s perspectives as in "The Path of Discovery": an exploration of nature utilising exciting and challenging notions.

When: From May 25, to 29 October, daily from 8.30 am – 18.00  
Where: Swiss National Park - Zernez Visitors Center (CH)
Who is it for: open to everyone
Price with Livigno Card: 5.00 Euro. Children under 6 free of charge
Price without Livigno Card: 6.50 Euro. Children under 6 free of charge
Reservation: not required
What you should know: A valid document is required

EXCURSION TO MORTERATSCH

From Livigno we will travel by car through the Mountain Pass Forcola and Bernina, till reaching the starting point of the cable car Diavolezza; with the gondola we can reach the 3000 mt of the namesake refuge where the descent starts; firstly we will walk along the trail, then directly through the glacier Vedret Pers, at the foot of the north face of Pizzo Palù mountain. After a break at the Isola Persa, a natural staircase leads you at the Moteratsch glacier, where we will walk till its end point at about 2000 meters in the Valley of Morteratsch. Return to the parking lot with the Bernina Express.

When: from mid June to mid October (weather conditions allow), on request.
Where: it will be communicated at the booking time.
For who:
for good walkers, minimum age 10 years old
With Livigno Card:
group up to 5 people: €200,00.
group from 6 to 10 people: €300,00.
Without Livigno Card:
group up to 5 people: €215,00.
gruppo from 6 to 10 people: €325,00.
Booking:
at Guide Alpine Livigno in Via Ostaria, 357 tel. +39 0342 996262 or at Torre di Arrampicata in Via dala
Gesa during opening timings.

What you need to know:
a valid document for expatriation is required, mountain clothing (pile, wind jacket or k-Way), sunglasses, packet lunch, trekking shoes. The participation price includes the presence of an Alpine Guide. Tickets for the uphill with the cableway Diavolezza and the ticket for the return with the red train of Bernina are in charge of the participants. For Info contact Guide Alpine Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

EXCURSION TO PIZ MORTERATSCH (3751m. a.s.l.) / PIZ TCHIERVA (3546m. a.s.l.)

A mountaineering experience in the spectacular backdrop of Val Roseg. Set off from Livigno early Wednesday afternoon, travel on to Pontresina and make the uphill climb through the beautiful Val Roseg to the comfortable cabin of Rifugio Tcherva. Enjoy dinner in and an overnight stay at the cabin. Head to Vedrettin da Tcherva, the glacier set between Piz Morteratsch and Piz Tcherva the next morning. We’ll then decide whether to make the uphill climb to one peak or the other in order to enjoy the view at 4000m of the central alps depending on the weather conditions.

When: from mid-June to mid-October (weather conditions permitting), on request.
Where: this will be announced at the time of booking.
Who’s it for: for everyone aged 13 and up. You’ll need experience with excursions and to be fit.
Price for Livigno Card holders: 200 Euro.
Price for non Livigno Card holders: 205 Euro.
Booking: contact the Guide Alpine Livigno in Via Ostaria, 357 tel. +39 0342 996262 or Torre di Arrampicata in Via dala Gesa during opening times.
What you need to know: you need to take a document valid for expatriation, suitable clothing for the mountains (trousers and a fleece, windproof jacket, hat, gloves), sunglasses, packed lunch, suitable footwear for the mountains, crampons, axe, harness. All the necessary technical equipment can be hired (harness, axe, crampons). The participation fee includes the presence of a mountain guide, and accommodation in the cabin including dinner (not drinks), the overnight stay and breakfast. Excursions run with a minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 participants. For more information, please contact the guides directly: Guide Alpine Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

FIXED-ROPE CLIMB TO PIZ TROVAT at 3146m.

Fixed rope trail equipped with bolted ropes on the western side of Piz Trovat, near the glaciers of Pizzo Palù and Pizzo Bernina. Participants will ascend on the Diavolezza cableway, then take a short downhill trail to where the fixed rope trail begins. After 500 steps, and using the fixed ropes and impressive suspension bridge, participants will reach the peak at 3146 metres from where they can enjoy a breathtaking view over the entire Bernina range. From the summit, the pathway leads back to Diavolezza station for the return to the valley.

When: everyday from mid-June to mid-October (weather conditions permitting), on Booking?.
Where: the meeting point is the Torre di Arrampicata (climbing tower) at the sports field in Via dala Gesa.
Who’s it for: everyone aged 10 and up.
Price for Livigno Card holders: 76 Euro.
Price for non Livigno Card holders: 80 Euro.
Booking: with the Guide Alpine Livigno in Via Ostaria, 357 tel. +39 0342 996262 –+ 39 328 7095950 or the Torre di Arrampicata (climbing tower) in Via dala Gesa during opening hours.
What you need to know: you must bring a document which is valid for travelling abroad, suitable clothing (jumper, windproof jacket or K-Way), fixed rope trail kit (harness, quickdraws, helmet), sunglasses, packed lunch, trekking footwear. We also advise you to bring protective gloves (like those used for mountain biking). The participation fee includes being accompanied by a mountain guide and use of the necessary technical materials (harness, helmet, safety quickdraws, gloves). The return ticket for the Diavolezza cableway must be paid for separately. The tour will be held for a minimum of 2 and maximum of 5 participants. There is a 10% discount if a group of 5 people is organised. For more information, please contact Guide Alpine Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 328 7095950 info@guidealpine.info.

 

LIVIGNO’S PEAKS

Reach the highest peaks of Livigno on hiking itineraries for a unique experience at high altitude surrounded by a breathtaking landscape. Piz Paradisin (3302) – Corno di Campo (3232) – Pizzo Val Nera (3188) Salite su roccia: Cima di Cavagl (2991) – Piz da Tropion (3048)"

When: Mid-June to mid-October (weather permitting), on request.
Where: Meeting point to be defined at the time of booking.
Who: good walkers
Price with Livigno Card: 100,00 Euro.
Price without Livigno Card: 105,00 Euro.
Booking: mandatory at the Alpine Guides Office in Via Ostaria 357. Phone +39 0342 996 262 – or c.o. the Climbing Tower in Via dala Gesa   during the opening hours.
What you need to know: suitable clothing (sweater, cap, gloves, wind or rain jacket),  sunglasses, packed lunch and trekking shoes. The fee includes equipment hire and assistance by an Alpine Guide. The activity takes place with a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 4 participants. 10% discount for organized groups of  4 people. For info please contact Alpine Guides Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

INTRODUCTORY MOUNTAIN CLIMBING COURSE

The aim of the course is to teach participants the basics about how to deal with a high mountain environment, accompanied by a guide. It provides for three excursions, organised as follows: half a day on the rocks: during which participants will learn the basics about materials and knots, basic climbing movements, double assisted rope descent; half a day on a glacier: during which participants will learn about ice equipment and how to use it correctly, progression using ropes on both glaciers and mixed terrains; the course ends with a mountain climbing session up to one of the peaks of Livigno; the choice of the peak and climbing route will depend on the technical abilities of the participants.

When: on request, from mid-June to mid-October.
Who’s it for: everyone.
Price for Livigno Card holders: 215 Euro.
Price for non Livigno Card holders: 240 Euro.
Booking: compulsory with the Guide Alpine Livigno in Via Ostaria, 357 tel. +39 0342 996262 – +39 328 7095950 or the Torre di Arrampicata (climbing tower) in Via dala Gesa during opening hours.
What you need to know: the participation fee includes being accompanied by a mountain guide. Participants can hire the necessary technical materials (harness, helmet, and if necessary crampons and axes). This activity will be carried out with a minimum of 2 and maximum of 4 participants. For more information please contact Guide Alpine Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

EXCURSION ON THE STELVIO NATIONAL PARK

Go hiking in the wild valleys of the northern area of Livigno, in the Stelvio National Park, to observe and photograph the typical animals of our mountains: ibex, chamois, red deer, roe deer, marmots, golden eagles and bearded vultures.The mountain Guide will go with you equipped with field glasses, telescope and tripod. To full enjoy the day it is necessary to leave in the early moraning.

When: Mid-June to mid-October (weather permitting), every Monday from 8.30 to 17.00.
Where: Meeting point at Ponte Viera – P2.
Who: good walkers
Price with Livigno Card: 30,00 Euro
Price without Livigno Card: 35,00 Euro
Booking: mandatory on Sunday by 18.30 at the Alpine Guides Office in Via Ostaria 357. Phone +39 0342 996 262 – or c.o. the Climbing Tower in Via dala Gesa during the opening hours.
What you need to know: packed lunch, suitable clothing, trekking shoes. Recommended binoculars and photographic equipment.  The trip is carried out with min. 5 or max. 20 people. Upon request, groups of at least 8 people can organize the activity on other days. 10% discount for organized groups of at least 8 people. For info please contact Alpine Guides Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

VENTURING INTO VALLE DELLE MINE

A fantastic journey into the nature of Valle delle Mine: a kick-start with a thrill with a short railway and a cable car suspended over the river, continuing with fords, paths of balance and skill.

When: from July 1 to August 29, every Tuesday morning from 9.30 to 13.00 and on Saturdays from 14.30 to 17.30.
Where: meeting point Tresgénda P6 – Tresenda Church.
Who is it for: for adults and children over 7 years old.
Price with Livigno Card: 13,50 Euro. Families 32,00 Euro  (2 adults + 1 child 7-15 years old).
Price without Livigno Card: 15,00 Families  35,00 Euro (2 adults + 1 child 7-15 years old).
Price for Club Active guests: Free of charge.
Booking: mandatory the day before by 18.30 at Tourist board Apt 
What you should know: appropriate clothing, hiking boots or carved-soled sports shoes. Recommended mountain bike gloves. The fee includes the accompaniment of Mountain Guides and the use of the necessary technical equipment (harness and helmet). The trip is carried out with min. 5 people., Max. 35 people. Children participating in the activity must be accompanied by at least one adult. On request, you can organize the activity on other days. For info please contact Alpine Guides Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

EASY WALK FOR EVERYONE

The mountain guides organize themed half-day walks for those who like to enjoy the nature with the their family in a peaceful atmosphere discovering the forests and wildlife of Livigno.

When: from July 5 to August 30, every Wednesday from 9:30 to 13:00.
Who: everyone.
Price with Livigno Card: 5,00 Euro per person – Family: 12,50 Euro (2 adults + 1 child aged 4 to 15).
Price without Livigno Card: 7,00 Euro per person – Family: 17,00 Euro (2 adults + 1 child aged 4 to 15).
Price for Club Family guests: Free of charge.
Booking: mandatory the day before by 18.30 at the Tourist Board of Livigno 
What you need to know: comfortable and appropriate wear. We suggest you to bring cameras and binoculars with you. Children under 3 years old do not pay. Dogs are not allowed. 

- 5 July Cascata di Val Nera Where: Alpe Vago – P8
- 12 July Val Saliente Where: Parcheggio Calcheira – P3  
- 19 July Sorgente Solforosa Where: Ponte Viera - P2
- 26 July Cascata di Val Nera Where: Alpe Vago – P8
- 2 August Val Federia Where: Parcheggio Calcheira – P3
- 9 August Val Saliente Where: Parcheggio Calcheira – P3
- 16 August Sorgente Solforosa Where: Ponte Viera - P2
- 23 August Cascata di Val Nera Where: Alpe Vago – P8
- 30 August Val Alpisella – Torto Where: Latteria – P4

 

HIKING TOUR TO THE GLACIER GHIACCIAIO DEI FORNI

Have you ever walked on a glacier or crossed hanging bridges?Thanks to this tour you’ll do this: a ring route in Valfurva and in the middle of the Stilfs National Park that reaches the glacier ghiacciaio dei Forni. Along the way you can also find some testimonies of the First World War.

When: from mid-June to mid-October (weather permitting), every Wednesday from 08.30 to 17.30 
Where: Meeting point at the climbing tower located in Via dala Gesa  c.o. sport field 
Who: everyone over 10 years old. 
Price with Livigno Card: 36,00 Euro.
Price without Livigno Card: 38,00 Euro.
Booking: mandatory the day before by 18.30 at the Mountain Guides in Via Ostaria 357. Phone +39 0342 996 262 – or c.o. the Climbing Tower in Via dala Gesa during the opening hours. 
What you need to know: mountain wear (batteries, wind or rain jacket), sunglasses, packed lunch and trekking shoes are required. The price includes the mountain guide. The tour takes place only with at least 5 participants. During the week it is possible to organize the tour with groups of at least 8 people. 10% discount for organized groups composed by 10 people. From Livigno, by car, firstly at Santa Caterina Valfurva and then at Rifugio Forni (3 euros per car). For info please contact Alpine Guides Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

 

EXCURSION TO TERRE ALTE

A calendar of daily excursions to the most evocative, most spectacular parts of Livigno has been scheduled for lo-vers of the more authentic, wilder part of the mountains.

When: every Thursday from 6th July to 31st August from 8:30a.m. to around 5p.m..
Who’s it for: for walkers with experience. On average, we reach a height of 900/1000 a.s.l. during the ascent strolling at a ‘touristy’ pace. Participants must be aged 9 and up.
Price for Livigno Card holders: 13.50Euros per person. Family ticket: 32Euros (2 adults + 1 child aged between 9 and 15).
Price for non Livigno Card holders: 15Euros per person. Family ticket: 35Euros (2 adults + 1 child aged between 9 and 15).
Price for CdP Active guests: free.
Booking: by 6.30p.m. on Wednesday at the APT Livigno Tourist Office.
What you need to know: suitable clothing for the mountains (fleece, windproof jacket or K-Way), sunglasses, packed lunch, suitable footwear for trekking.
Dogs are not allowed. For more information, please contact the guides: Guide Alpine Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info
Calendar:

6th July Monte Vago                              Where: Passo Forcola – P10 -  
13th July Val Nera – Val delle Mine         Where: Tresenda – P6
20th July Monte delle Rezze - Madonon  Where: Pont Lonch – P14
27th July Monte Breva                           Where: Alpe Campaccio – P7
3rd August Pizzo Orsera                        Where: Alpe Vago – P8
10th August Val Saliente - Tropione       Where: Calcheira carpark – P3
17th August Monte Vago                      Where: Passo Forcola (Forcola Pass) – P10
24th August Ghiacciaio Paradisino (Paradisino glacier)      Where: Alpe Vago – P8
31st August Punta Cassana                   Where: Calcheira carpark – P3

FIXED ROPE ROUTE

Via ferrata perfectly fitted on a façade of almost 500m, surrounded by the green Engadine forest. Transfer to Pontresina by car, a few minutes walk and the adventure begins: steps, beams, rope bridges, spider's webs. Fantastic views over the peaks of the Bernina and a waterfall that flows just a few meters away from the ascent path. At the end of via Ferrata there is an easy path that brings you back to the start.

When: mid-June to mid-October, (depending on weather condition) every Friday, 9.00 - 16.00
Where: Meeting point at Climbing Tower via dala Gesa
Who is it for: everyone from 10 years old 
Price with Livigno Card: 76,00 Euro
Price without Livigno Card: 80,00 Euro
Booking: mandatory the day before by 18.30 at the Mountain Guides in Via Ostaria 357. Phone +39 0342 996 262 – or c.o. the Climbing Tower in Via dala Gesa during the opening hours. 
What you should know: A valid document is required,packed lunch, suitable clothing, walking boots or carved-soled sports shoesand and gloves (style mountain bike). The fee includes the accompaniment of Mountain Guides and the rental of technical equipment needed (harness, helmet, lanyard). The trip is carried out with min. 2 people, max. 5. 10 % discount for groups with more than 5 participants. For info please contact Alpine Guides Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info