Day 1 :
Meeting at Forno di Zoldo (840m) - Transfer to Paso Duran (1601m) – Time to start the hike to Rifugio Bruto Carestiato (1834m) right next the south face of the Moiazza.
Duration : 30 '
Day 2 :
Rifugio Carestiato - Forcella del Camp (1933m) - Col d'Ors (1823m) – Rifugio Vazzoler (1714m) - Forcella del Col Reàn (2107m) - Rifugio A. Sonino al Coldai (2132m) - Stage contouring the Moiazza and Civetta ranges
Duration : 7h
Day 3 :
Rifugio Coldai - Via Ferrata Degli Alleghesi a la Civetta (3220m) and descent to Rifugio Torrani (2984m) - Breathtaking views from the Ferrata
Duration : 6h
Day 4 :
Rifugio Torrani (2984m) - Rifugio Coldai (2132m) – Descent to Pala Favera - Rifugio Venezia (1946m) located by the huge block of Pelmo (3168m)
Duration : 5h
Day 5 :
Rifugio Venezia (1946m) - Pelmo (3168m) - Rifugio Venezia (1946m) Recovery stop to then climb the Forcella Val d'Arcia (2476m) and get down to hotel/Rifugio Staulanza (1766m)
Duration : 8h
Day 6 :
Calm stage between alpine meadows, passing by the Rifugio Città di Fiume (1918m) and the Forcella Ambrizzola (2277m), always north on the Alta Vía nº1 to the idyllic Palmieri Hut in Croda da Lago (2046m)
Duration : 4h
Day 7 :
Croda da Lago (2046m) - Río Fuozàrgo (1500m) by Val Negra and Val Forman - View to the south face of the distinctive Tofana de Rozes (3225m) - Rifugio Giussani (2580m)
Duration : 5h
Day 8 :
Refugio Guissani (2580m) -Tofana de Rozes (3225m) - Stunning 360º view - Descent to Cortina d'Ampezzo on our last afternoon in the Dolomites - Well deserved rest at hotel
Duration : 6h
Day 9 :
Breakfast at Cortina d'Ampezzo’s hotel and transfer to Treviso airport.
- 8 nights at hotel/hut depending on program
- AIEGM/AEGM mountain guide services
- Reservations management service
- Transfer from Forno di Zoldo to the starting point of the hike and from the Tofana to Cortina d’Ampezzo.
- Travelling to Forno di Zoldo
- Transfers from airport to Forno di Zoldo and from Cortina to the airport
- Any other required transfer in case of unexpected program change
- Extra snacks and beverages during the stages
- Single room supplements at hotels
- Individual required equipment
- Each group member taking part in the program is required to possess an at date license issued by the Mountaineering Federation or a mountain accident insurance, valid in the Alps.
- Trekking is an extraordinary pass time but it involves risks. Each member of this journey takes full responsibility of what could happen.
- The mountain guide reserves the right to modify the program depending on weather conditions, group factor or any other cause that in his opinion may be decisive.
Backpack 35-40 l.
Backpack rain cover
2 screw-lock carabiners
Silk sleeping back
Long sleeve thermal shirt
Medium thickness socks + spare
Sun cream factor 50+
Lip balm factor 50+
Medicines for personal use
First aid kit
Emergency isothermal blanket
Snacks (chocolates, cereal bars, dry nuts,...)
Water Bottle 1,5 L
Watch / altimeter
TSE (European Health Card)
For the outdoor activity that you plan to be successful it is very important that it accommodates to your level, both physical and technical. Here we present some guidelines so that you can get an idea of what your level is according to the programs we propose. However, we recommend reaching to us so we can help you personally and adapt the program to your conditions.
- Technical Level
- 1 - Beginner. No previous experience in the mountains, just some walks on flat terrain and a well-marked path.
- 2 - Intermediate. Occasional hiker, with experience in one-day routes. Hikes in different terrains, where it may be necessary to cross a stone quarry, a snowdrift or an easy climb.
- 3 - High. Frequent hiker who walks and climbs in the mountains every weekend. Experienced in routes of several days spending the nights in mountain huts or camping in tents. Used to walk in rough terrain, rocks, steep slopes and snowdrifts. Good agility in unstable terrain (gravel, quarries).
- Fitness Level
- 1 - Being able to walk in the mountains for 3 to 4 hours gaining 800 meters of altitude with a lightweight backpack of about 5 kg.
- 2 - Walk along itineraries in the mountains for 4 to 6 hours gaining 1000 meters of altitude with an 8 kg backpack.
- 3 - Able to make mountain itineraries for more than 8 hours and ascending 1500 meters or more, loaded with a backpack of 10 kg.