Italy – Panoramic Trekking Around of Cortina

  • 8 Days , 5 Cities
  • From $5,605
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A spectacular weeklong circuit starting and finishing in pretty Cortina d’Ampezzo on high mountain trails through Alpine pastures and forests and overpasses with views of some of the most famous pinnacles and spires of the Dolomites. A panoramic continuous mountain hiking route that gives you the Alpine high route experience whilst staying in comfortable hotels.
Countries Visited Italy
Places Visited Cortina d'Ampezzo, Prato Piazza, Misurina,
Suggested Duration 8 days
Travel Styles Hiking & Trekking Tours
  • DAY 1

    Welcome to Venice, Italy

    Welcome to the magnificent Venice. Pick up at Venice Marco Polo Airport. Private transfer to Cortina d’Ampezzo. Dinner in a local restaurant.

    What's included?

    • Lunch Lunch
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 2

    Cortina d'Ampezzo - Walk directly out of Cortina through meadows and forests

    We walk directly out of Cortina through meadows and forests and upon high mountain paths to our first panoramic Dolomite col at 2000 meters/6560 ft. (ski lift option on September trip only) before continuing on well-made paths to pretty Ospitale. (12 km/8 miles, 7 hours). Dinner in the hotel.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 3

    Prato - The bucolic high pastures of Prato Piazza

    A section of cycle track before a dramatic ascent through a rocky gorge brings us out at over 2000 meters/6560 ft. once again on the bucolic high pastures of Prato Piazza for lunch in a mountain refuge and our next hotel on a beautiful high plateau (7.5 km/4.5 miles, 3.5 hours).
    Afternoon, walk on the plateau and have dinner in the hotel.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Lunch Lunch
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 4

    Misurina - Beautiful views of Dolomite peaks and the Austrian Alps

    Climb up to the edge of the plateau before descending gradually on well-made paths of World War One interest with beautiful views of Dolomite peaks and the Austrian Alps to the Landro Valley for lunch before climbing up once more along the Rienza river valley and down briefly to the tiny hamlet of Misurina and its lake (17 km/11 miles, 8 hours) to our hotel (2 nights). Dinner in a family-run mountain dairy.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Lunch Lunch
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 5

    Tre Cime di Lavaredo - Walk in the Dolomites

    A short drive takes us to the most famous walk in the Dolomites, the spectacular, highly panoramic circuit of the famous Tre Cime di Lavaredo (8 km/5 miles, 4.5 hours). Dinner in a local restaurant.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 6

    Cadini di Misurina - Admire beautiful pinnacled Cadini mountains

    A pretty wooded climb to the base of the beautiful pinnacled Cadini mountains (ski lift option available) takes us to a panoramic high military track and lunch at a mountain refuge. We then descend through pastures and forests to our next overnight stay at a small family-run hotel (15 km/9 miles, 5 hours). Short drive to the hotel and dinner in the hotel.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 7

    Cortina d'Ampezzo - Dinner Michelin starred Restaurant

    Short drive to the end of yesterday's walk. We return to Cortina through the serene open pastures of Val Bona and dappled larch forests, climbing initially to Passo Tre Croci and a lunch of local specialties before traversing the Faloria massif with beautiful views over the Cortina bowl and down to the town itself through forests and hamlets to Cortina again (15 km/9 miles, 6 hours).

    Dinner in the renowned Michelin starred Ristorante Tivoli.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Lunch Lunch
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 8

    Departure to the Venice Airport to fly back home

    Today is our last in our journey in Italy, for now!

    We are going to have a two-and-a-half-hour drive back to Venice airport for your flight home or maybe to your upcoming journey!

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Transfer Transfer
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Starting from $5,605 per person

Price per person in minimum 2 guests.
The rate is based on 4-star accommodation
Price excluding international flights
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What’s Included?

  • Comfortable, characterful hotel accommodation with breakfast
  • All transport – to/from Venice airport and to/from walks by the car
  • Baggage transfers as appropriate
  • Experienced tour consultant/mountain guide
  • Dinners (beverages excluded)

Sightseeing Highlights Included

  • Visit Cortina d’Ampezzo
  • Discover the well-made paths to pretty Ospitale
  • Climb up to the edge of the plateau
  • Take a glimpse at beautiful views of Dolomite peaks and the Austrian Alps
  • Climbing up once more along the Rienza river valley and down briefly to the tiny hamlet of Misurina and its lake.
  • Take a walk at highly panoramic circuit of the famous Tre Cime di Lavaredo
  • Climb to the base of the beautiful pinnacled Cadini mountains
  • Climbing initially to Passo Tre Croci

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