The start of the summer season in Livigno is just over a month away.
The date to mark in the calendar is 11 June, which coincides with the opening of the Mottolino BikePark. On 25 June it will be the turn of the Mountain Park Carosello 3000 and, on 1 July, the MountainSitas Area, whose modern ski lifts will allow you to quickly reach over 3000 metres of altitude with a single Bike Pass, the summer version of the ski pass.With their opening, Livigno's summer will come to life, making the dense network of hiking trails accessible to everybody. Dense network of hiking, running and biking trails that winds its way from Livigno under the watchful eye of the mountains, and enriches the already varied range of opportunities to fun and relaxation in the village, at 1816 metres above sea level, among outdoor experiences, pleasures of good food and glamour & slow shopping with over 250 exclusive boutiques.
Chasing the myth of great Italian cycling.
With over 3,200 GPS-mapped kilometres, 17 km of cycle path and 3 bike areas all to becycling, for every type of preparation and difficulty, the bicycle is undoubtedly the queen of an active holiday in Livigno. Enduro, cross-country, flow-country, downhill, e-bike anddownhill, e-bike and road-bike: there is no discipline on two wheels that cannot be practised provided by the Bike Skill Centre. Here, in addition to hiring equipment, it is possible to receive suggestions on the best routes to enjoy on your own, but also sign up for courses and scheduled excursions, choosing from a weekly programme.This year the emphasis is on introducing the general public to cycling on the road. Ideal starting and finishing point for unforgettable tours over the Alpine passes that havethe history of cycling - Stelvio, Gavia, Mortirolo, Bernina, Foscagno and Maloja - as well as carrying out since 2014 an awareness-raising campaign for motorists so that the coexistence with road users is safer for everyone Livigno is promoting a series of services designed especially for road-bike enthusiasts. Also in summer 2022 the Bike Shuttle service in cooperation with Pinarello, active from Monday to Friday to provide road bikers with assistance in case of need during the ascent of the most important surrounding Alpine passes, and the 'Pedal with the Champion' initiative that on Wednesdays allows cycling in the company of the many professionals who choose Livigno to train in the mountains. On this front the partnership with Livigno and UAE TeamEmirates, one of the most popular cycling teams in the world. Soon will be announced the team components of the team that this summer will go up to Livigno to complete altitude training for the Tour de France and the Vuelta; among the names is that of emerging star emerging star Tadej Pogačar. A novelty that consolidates Livigno's position among the favourite alpine resortsby athletes of different disciplines to prepare for the most demanding competitions. The quality of the services and facilities, but also the particular conformation of the valley, make the resort a true queen of summer sports for enthusiasts and amateurs:hiking and trekking, excursions and climbing with Alpine Guides, but also running, paragliding, golf, tennis and fishing are just some of the activities that can be practised in the open air, in an enviable natural setting.
All-out trekking, discovering nature and yourself.
By following your instinct or a GPS track, modulating the route and difficulty according to your walking in nature is undoubtedly one of the most widely rediscovered activities in the last two years. Thanks to the advice of Alpine Guides and weekly programmes of hikes of various levels, in Livigno the beneficial effects of the mountains are really for everyone between tasteful stages in the malghe and the Baitel and many peaks above 3000 metres to challenge one's limits. To underline this intimist and slow approach to the mountains, from 2021 thepossibility of writing your own digital summit diary by scanning the geolocalised QR codefound on each of the peaks surrounding Livigno.
To give even greater value and meaning to an experience of total immersion in the nature, this summer Plogging will return to Livigno, a practice imported from Sweden that combines the search for one's own inner wellbeing with the benefits - physical and mental - that derived from taking care of one's surroundings. Before setting off on an excursion, those who wish to take part in the initiative can collect a kit for the collection of waste at Active Hotels and tourist information centres;
In order to encourage natural distancing, the Check & Go service will also be active in 2022.
By scanning a QR code placed on a panel at the entrance to each trail, hikers will be able to check in, allowing those who are about to set off to different trails and thus choose the less popular one. The information will be available in real time on the App My Livigno and on the official page livigno.eu/check-and-go.
Another initiative aimed at promoting Livigno's natural beauty off the beaten track is theis the Win the Wonder contest, the virtual treasure hunt that encourages you to live experiences as a real local. The list of points of interest to visit includes famous spots and easy hikes but also lesser-known places and managed routes of medium difficulty, which are assigned a inversely proportional to their notoriety and accessibility. By visiting them, players accumulate points in a virtual wallet that at the end of the initiative will increase their chances of being drawn to win one of the numerous prizes such as stays, ski passes, culinary experiences, accessories and technological gadgets offered by sponsors and partners of Livigno.
La dolce vita for the whole families will continue to play a special role in the offer of Little Tibet, to which is dedicated a rich series of recreational activities designed to entertain the youngest guests, introduce them to the practice of various sports and introduce them to the more genuine side of the mountain and the age-old traditions of mountain pasture.
The Bike Skill Centre offers skill courses with wooden walkways, jumps, bumps to be experiencedunder the careful supervision of coaches, the "off the wheels" course to learn to master two-wheel and the "ready to ride" course to tackle the first mountain trails. Designed to the foundations of mountain biking, the 'first rides' course was set up with which they can discover the first secrets of mountain biking and the valley of Livigno with outings on the cycle path.
Living a holiday surrounded by nature does not mean excluding the comforts and entertainment typical of the city lifestyle, shopping and nightlife, Livigno is a destination that can satisfy even the most demanding satisfy even the most demanding public with a complete and trendy offer. The summer2022 will also see the return of big events with two important novelties. Sentiero Gourmet (15 July), the proven format curated by the Association of Chefs and Pastry Chefs ofLivigno (ACPL) that accompanies participants to discover the taste of the territory through gourmet finger food and revisited traditional dishes served among the forests of Livigno, for the first time will see the participation of five starred chefs. Also in July, Livigno will host for the first time the three concluding days of La Milanesiana (25-27 July), theinternationally renowned kermesse conceived and directed by Elisabetta Sgarbi, which every summer brings Italy with a rich programme of meetings and events dedicated to culture in all its forms.its forms.
News / 29.04.2022
The resort will host the team of the Emirates before the Tour de France and the Vuelta.