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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

PHOTOGRAPHIC SAFARI 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. 15 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

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 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.

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

LIVIGNO’S PEAKS

Reach the highest peaks of Livigno on hiking itineraries for a unique experience at high altitude surrounded by a breathtaking landscape.

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

ALPINE BOTANICAL GARDEN (RHAETIA)

The Rhaetia Alpine Botanical Garden in Bormio, occupies a surface area of 14,400 square meters, containing a substantial part of the rich flora of the Stelvio National Park. The Alpine Garden sets a benchmark for the reproduction of rare species, providing a source of scientific research, attracting photo enthusiasts and providing educational support to schools.

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

EXCURSION TO MADONNA DELLE REZZE

A unique way to start a week in the mountains, an easy and spectacular stroll up to the 3,000 metres mark until you reach the top of the "Mont da li Resa" where a statue of the Madonna overlooks the valley and the bivouac made entirely in stone.

The meeting point with the Guide is the Carosello 3000 mountain cable car station, the path is very laborious and suitable for everyone, including children. Once you reach the top, you'll be taken to the shelter where you can stop for lunch.

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. For info please contact Alpine Guides Livigno: +39 0342 996262 - +39 335 432057 info@guidealpine.info

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

 

VISITORS CENTRE AT “THE PARK HOUSE”

The Visitors Centre in the Stelvio National Park aims to document the beauty of the area by means of three basic themes: flora, fauna and human interventions. These three themes are laid out in the exhibition spaces utilising information panels, exhibits and a variety of multimedia workstations.