The Grande Traversata delle Alpi (GTA) is a trek which takes you across the whole of the western Piedmont alpine range. The trip is divided into stages, at the end of which you can find accomodation known as a posto tappa. The section which takes you through the Lanzo valleys is one of the hardest…Details
Lanzotrekking: hikes, trekking and outdoor experiences in the Lanzo Valleys.
Discover nature, history and the spectacular panoramic views of these alpine valleys
The shrine of Saint Christina is perched upon a crag overlooking the villages of Ceres and Cantoira from the tip of the watershed between the Ala and Grande valleys. It offers a 360° panorama, stretching from the head of the valleys with high peaks rising over 3,500m to the bottom of the Lanzo valley and…Details
There are lots of possibilities for a summer multi-day trek in the Lanzo Valleys, and one of the areas we really love is the high plains with their abundance of alpine lakes right beside the dramatic rock faces which form the watershed between Italy and France. This area extends between the Pian della Mussa, the…Details