Mt. Forato, Tuscany, Guided Via Ferrata for Children

One of the IFMGA-certified mountain guides in the Prorock Team is waiting to lead you on a beginner Via Ferrata on the beautiful Mount Forato in Italy that is ideal for children.




Trip Duration

1 day

Mountain Range

Alps, Apennines

People per Guide

5 people

Trip Level


Offer Period

Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Type of Trip

Not specified



    Mount Forato (1,230m) is a wonderful peak in the Apuan Alps of Northern Italy. Even though the peak is not enormous in the way most people think of mountains, it is still lovely. And when you see it along with the gorgeous landscape of Tuscany all around it, the peak looks even better.

    On this trip, we have planned a fantastic adventure that is perfect for the whole family, especially children. This adventure is via ferrata. For anybody who has had the opportunity to enjoy this unique experience, you already know how amazing it is. And we are glad to offer that experience to children, so they too can enjoy it.

    We believe that climbing is a great activity for people who are looking to improve their fitness. We also believe it helps improve a person’s memory, motor skills, concentration, discipline, coordination, and many other important skills. Thus making it a great teaching tool for children. However, when it comes to activities like this, especially when children are involved, safety is absolutely the first priority. And we’ll see to it that you, and your children, are safe at all times during this exciting activity.

    Of course, this wonderful adventure is not just about learning. It is also a great deal of fun, for the whole family! You will get to hear your kids laughing as they make their way around the ridges of Mount Forato, while also gaining appreciation for how beautiful the peak, along with the natural landscape around it, really is.

    If you are looking for a thrilling outdoor experience that you and your children can enjoy, then this trip is definitely for you. So send us a request, and enjoy a day of via ferrata at Mount Forato in Tuscany, Italy. 

    We also offer a one-day, private, basic rock climbing course in the Falesia de Monsummano area of Tuscany.

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    Price per person

    Group of 1
    250 EUR

    Group of 2
    125 EUR

    Group of 3
    84 EUR

    Group of 4
    63 EUR

    Group of 5
    50 EUR


    Price includes

    • Guiding fee
     The price does not include personal equipment; however, all of the necessary equipment (helmet, harness and boots) can be rented for 15 Euros per person/per day.

    Other details

    Skill level required


    Fitness level required


    Meeting point

    Mount Forato

    More info

    All participants are required to have the via ferrata kit (helmet, harness and boots), which can be rented for 15 euros per person/per day. Participants should also bring a waterproof jacket, long trousers, hat and a backpack.


    About the Guide


    Based in Camaiore, in the heart of the Apuan Alps, our company promotes the practice of responsible and safe outdoor activities, offering professional support and training for all levels.

    The company was born out of the desire to become the leading guiding company in Tuscany. Our highly experienced team is made up of both IFMGA certified mountain guides and certified mountain leaders. Carlo, Cristiano, Fabio, Franco, Giulio, Marco, Roberto, Pasquale, Claudio, Cinzia, Daniele, Veronica, Mariela and Grazia will lead you on a truly unique experience in the Apuan Alps!



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    What People are Saying about Prorock Outdoor Team


    I got to spend two amazing days climbing on two of the most beautiful climbing places you could think of. The guides were fantastic! Everything was well prepared, they took good care of everything and everyone, making sure we all felt safe and satisfied at all times. So if you want to start climbing as a beginner in one of the top 20 climbing spots of the world, or if you already have climbing experience and simply want to improve your technique or skills. Or if you’re already an experienced climber and you simply are looking for super professional climbing partners, this is what you have to go for! I feel like I made friends and will definitely come back next year to climb again with these lovely guys 🏼🏼🏼
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    Annina Vasilescu
    An amazing experience, and brilliant for first time climbing experience. Enough to get heart rates going!! Fabio our guide was excellent, felt very safe, plus his English was amazing! Would do it again!
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    Marnie Eccles
    Franco was a very professional guide. If you are not familiar with the trails in the Apuan Alps I highly recommend you hire this company - for ease of mind and safety. I am a former mountain guide in the United States.
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