7-day Dolomites guided hike (Alta Via 1 trek)

Join Anna, a GAI-certified mountain leader, on this 7-day Dolomites guided hike (Alta Via 1 trek) to enjoy a great adventure with breathtaking views of the Alps.

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

5 days

Mountain Range

Southern Alps

People per Guide

12 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Type of Trip

Not specified

Highlights

 
     

    This 7-day Dolomites guided hike (Alta Via 1 trek) will take your through an extremely panoramic trail full of breathtaking views!

    The Dolomites are a mountain range that runs through the northeast of Italy. They are part of the bigger Southern Limestone Alps and run from the Puster Valley to the Sugana Valley. They are a mecca for rock climbing and one of the most traditional mountaineering spots in Europe.

    This program will start in Cortina d’Ampezzo. On the first day we’ll go for a warm up circuit to Tre Cime di Lavaredo peaks, the Dolomites symbol.

    Then our real adventure will start the next day from Lake Braies. The Alta Via n. 1 trek will take us across the Dolomites high plateau. We’ll go across their characteristic craggy peaks, pinnacles and pristine lakes. Every day we’ll walk to different spot where we’ll appreciate the its dramatic mountain scenery! 

    Also, we’ll stay in a different mountain hut every night, for you to experience the ancient Italian mountaineering atmosphere and its traditional cuisine.

    This 7-day Dolomites guided hike (Alta Via 1 trek) is a great way to discover these beautiful mountains in the northeast of Italy. Send me a request now and we’ll start organizing your trip!

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    Price per person

     
    Group of 1
    980 EUR

     

    Price includes

     
    • Guiding fee
    • Accommodation
    • Transport during the trip
    • Mountain guide's expenses (lifts, meals, accommodation, etc)
    • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     

    Itinerary

     
    • Day 1Arrival

      Arrival to Cortina d’Ampezzo, overnight in Hotel Ancora, 4-star hotel, 1 night B&B.

       

       

       

    • Day 2Tre Cime di Lavaredo Circuit

      Today we’ll go for a hike around the famous Tre Cime di Lavaredo with panoramic views all along the way.

    • Day 3Lake Braies - Rifugio Fodara

      Today we’ll start climbing from Lake Braies to Rifugio Biella, walking along the foothills of the Croda del Becco Massif and continuing with gentle ups and downs across the Sennes plateau to Rifugio Fodara.

    • Day 4Rifugio Fodara - Rifugio Scotoni

      Today we’ll hike across the scenic Sennes and Fanes high mountain plateau, past mountain streams and high mountain pastures, to the Rifugio Scotoni.

    • Day 5Rifugio Scotoni - Rifugio Scoiattoli

      We’ll go to the famous Lagazuoi and Cinque Torri area, reaching one of the most spectacular and scenic panoramic points in the Dolomites, the Lagazuoi summit. Then we’ll head to the Rifugio Scoiattoli.

    • Day 6Rifugio Scoiattoli - Cortina d’Ampezzo

      On this las hiking day we’ll hike to Passo Giau with panoramic ups and downs over a couple of mountain passes, along the Mondeval plateau before descending to Lake Federa and then on through forest down to Cortina d’Ampezzo through hamlets and back to the hotel.

    • Day 7Departure

      Departure from Cortina d’Ampezzo.

     
     

    Other details

     
    Skill level required

    Intermediate

    Fitness level required

    Fit

    Meeting point

    Hotel in Cortina d’Ampezzo.

    Accommodation

    Hotel Ancora, Rifugio Fodara, Rifugio Scotoni, Rifugio Scoiattoli.

     

    About the Guide

     
     

    I have been in love with my mountains and their beauty, the uniquely wonderful Dolomites, since I was a child and started exploring them with my dad. Born and raised in the area, I know the Dolomites, its footpaths and the area intimately. I have wide-ranging experience in organising and leading small group walking holidays with a top UK company and many years working in hospitality and tourism has made me an expert walking holiday organiser.

    I'm graduate of Verona University in Languages and Tourism Management, I have travelled and walked all over the world and I'am a certified Veneto Alpine Guide Association Mountain Leader. I would love to guide you to discover this beautiful world and share her greatest passion with you all.

     
     

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