Skill: medium
Quando: from 15 June from 15 September

Note:

The Alagna refuges are welcoming and full of surprises

If your dream vacation is full of movement, green meadows, cows, and nights of star gazing, without exaggerating the difficulty, this is the tour for you. We propose a route, with a map in hand, among the shelters that will allow you to observe Alagna from above.

Program

day 1. arrival in Alagna, meeting with us for a short briefing on the route, materials and equipment, dinner and overnight stay in hotel 3 stars
day 2. ascent of about an hour and a half in the enchanting Val d’Otro and after a day of absolute peace between the hamlets of Follu, Dorf and Scarpia where the FAI Baite Daverio site is located, dinner and overnight at the Zar Senni hut.
day 3. ascent to the Foric pass, where the grass is moss and the view sweeps over the valley and descent into the Olen valley (about 4 hours on the path), dinner and overnight stay at the historical Grande Halte Hut.
day 4. descent to Alagna passing through the hamlet of Wittine (“distant places” in Walser dialect) on an easy route of about an hour and a half. Transfer by car to Piazzale del Wold and ascent to the Pastore hut (about an hour and a half) for dinner and overnight stay
Day 5: awakening in front of the majestic south face of Monte Rosa and after breakfast on the panoramic terrace, ascent to the Barba Ferrero hut passing by the Flua chapel, a place of worship of the ancient Walser people.
day 6. return to Alagna, dinner and overnight in hotel 3 stars
7 days: after breakfast return to the places of origin

Prices

Price per person 560 €
The price includes:
2 days half board in Alagna in a 3-star hotel, 4 half board in the indicated refuges, 5 lunch bags from the second to the seventh day, the map of the trails, the transfer from Alagna to the piazzale del Wold.

Needed equipment:

trekking clothing, backpack, telescopic poles, hiking boots, headlamp.