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Alta Via 1 Highlights

A 4-day version of the famous Alta Via 1 trek, covering its northern part from the crystal-clear Lago di Braies and the panoramic Falzarego mountain pass.
Starting point
Lago di Braies
Finish point
Falzarego pass / Cortina d'Ampezzo
Duration
4 days / 3 nights
Technical level
Uneven trails with bigger rocks, steep sections and exposed terrain. Requires basic hiking experience
Fitness level
Suitable for most regular hikers
Price
From: 965€/person

Explore the heart-stopping corners of the Dolomites around Cortina d’Ampezzo

Visit the famous Falzarego mountain pass and see the iconic Cinque Torri

Stay in three different authentic Italian rifugios high up in the Alps

Hike along remains from World War 1

Rifugio Sennes view

Rifugio Sennes view

Cinque Torri

Cinque Torri

Cortina dAmpezzo surroundings

Cortina dAmpezzo surroundings

Le Vert Lake Lavarella

Le Vert Lake near Rifugio Lavarella

Mountain hut pasture

Mountain hut pasture

Rifugio Biella with surroundings

Rifugio Biella with surroundings

Tofana

Tofana di Rozes

WW1 remains

WW1 remains

Self guided

Included in price

3x accommodations with breakfast
Tour design and organization
Booklet with detailed itinerary and route instructions
Service and support during your hike
GPS navigation with an easy-to-use app
From:
965€
/person

What to bring to the tour

Comfortable sports clothes
Insulation jacket
Spare socks, underwear and shirt
Gloves
Toilet paper
Snacks
Headlamp
ID card
Trekking poles if you are used to them
Extra layer
Rain jacket
Headwear
Sports shoes with good grip
Water bottle
Sunscreen
Toothbrush
Sleeping liner
Backpack 25-30 l
Some cash for food and accommodation

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A shortened version of the epic Alta Via 1 takes you across its northern and most scenic sections in the vicinity of the famous Cortina d’Ampezzo.

Keeping to the original route, it overcomes 38 kilometers and 2700 meters of altitude before concluding at the Falzarego mountain pass (or Cortina if you wish). This hike is ideal for someone who wants to explore the places bearing scars of WW1 but cannot trek the entire trail.

The stages on this tour are shorter and less demanding than on our Alta Via 1 South hut-to-hut hike. However, you should still be ready to hike between 4 and 6 hours daily.

We will book all your accommodations at rifugios and offer you support during your hike. You will also receive a detailed written guide with a day-by-day itinerary and a precise GPS track of the planned route beforehand.

We are eagerly waiting to assist you on your Alta Via 1 hike!

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Things to know

Self-guided

For travellers that want flexibility and independence. We organize the tours of your choice, but the adventure of getting around is all yours. You will get a fly & drive itinerary handout with activities, accommodations and travelling tips with full support of our team for any emergencies or concerns. You will take yourself around Slovenia, but we can arrange a car rental or even a campervan if you wish.

Hassle-Free

We handle itineraries, accommodations, and anything else you prefer not to deal with, so you can enjoy a carefree hike.

Book with confidence

We are a financially protected company, fully bonded and insured, keeping your money safe and allowing you to travel with confidence.

Tried & Tested Adventures

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