The hidden treasures of Alta Badia and the Natural Parks of Puez-Odle & Fanes-Sennes-Braies (self-guided)

"Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better." - Albert Einstein
From
725,00 €
(cost for a self-guided trip)

Description

DAY 1: Arrival
Arrive to Alta Badia on your own or private transfer on request.
Check into your family run B&B (3 or 4*Family run hotel on request) – trip briefing in the afternoon.
... Family run B&B

DAY 2: Hike in the Natural Park of Puez-Odle
After breakfast take a short transfer (by public bus) to your hiking starting point. You will enjoy a splendid view of the Dolomites, see wild flowers and, with a bit of luck, even see chamois or marmots. Overnight at a family run mountain hut.
hiking time: 5,30
hours length: 14 km
difference in level: + 795m, difference in level: - 1.135 m
highest point: 2.671 m, lowest point: 1.771 m

B,D, ...Rifugio

DAY 3: Hike under the Mount Santa Croce – Natural Park of Fanes-Sennes-Braies
Depart your refuge and hike to the village of Badia. Take the chairlift to reach the characteristic hospice of Santa Croce. After admiring the landscape, with the Marmolada Glacier in the distance, continue your journey through the flowering meadows of the Natural Park Fanes-Sennes-Braies. In the afternoon reach your family run farm - for dinner you will taste some typical dishes of the Ladin cusine. Luggage transfer.
time: 5 hours
length: 13,1 km
difference in level: + 173 m, difference in level: - 670 m
highest point: 2.068 m, lowest point: 1.316 m

B,D, ...Family run farm

DAY 4: Hike through the Natural Park of Fanes-Sennes-Braies
After a genuine breakfast with typical products of the farm, you will start your journey through the mountains, towards the Natural Park of Fanes-Sennes-Braies. Around midday stop in some nice place to enjoy the packed lunch, which the lady of the farm has prepared for you. In the afternoon you will arrive at your next destination.
hiking time: 5 hours
length: 11,7 km
difference in level: + 1.067 m, difference in level: - 600 m
highest point: 2.463 m, lowest point: 1.398 m

B,D, ...Rifugio – (á la carte dinner on day 5 not included)

DAY 5: Hike back to Alta Badia
Depart the rifugio and hike back to Alta Badia - overnight at your Family run B&B.
hiking time: 4,30 hours length: 14,4 km
difference in level: + 215 m difference in level: - 717 m
highest point: 2.171 m lowest point: 1.518 m

B,...Family run B&B in Alta Badia

DAY 6: Departure
Breakfast and departure on your own or private transfer on request.
B, ...

On request, option to rest a few more days in Alta Badia (Family run B&B, 3 or 4 star hotels) and/or to add a Via Ferrata day with a local English speaking UIAGM/IFMGA professional mountain guide... contact us!
The price includes
  • Trip briefing
  • 2 night accommodation at a Family run B&B (3 or 4 star hotel on request)
  • 2 night accommodation at a mountain hut with half-board (private rooms/dormitory depending on availability)
  • 1 night accommodation at a Family run farm with half-board,
  • private transfer on day 2
  • luggage transfer on day 3
  • 1 packed lunch
  • your hiking map
  • Italian VAT
Not included in the price
Insurance, tips, drinks, lunches, dinner on day 1,4 & 5, food & beverage during the excursions, chair lift on day 3, in-out transfers (on request), holiday extensions, souvenirs, private expenses and anything NOT mentioned in "cost includes".
Additional information
B = breakfast
L = lunch
D = dinner

In high season period July & August the cost can raise between 6 – 12% of the given cost.

Please note, that all guided tours may be subject to changes, depending on:
  • weather conditions
  • the physical condition of each participant
  • equipment and clothing not suitable for the excursion (e.g. sneakers instead of mountain boots, clothing not suited to the weather conditions...)
On request
  • Single supplement at the B&B, hotels