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Valle d'Intelvi - Discovering the trenches of the Cadorna Line 1st World War

  • 52 Via Provinciale San Fedele Intelvi, Lombardia, 22028 Italia (map)


A circular route in the footsteps of history: we will discover the fortifications built on the Swiss-Italian border during the Great War and follow the footsteps of smugglers. Be suprised and fascinated as we unravel the secrets of man's activities in nature.

The trail starts with a gradual uphill in a wood, up to arrive at the max altitude of the hike1389 mt slm -  4550 ft above the sea level. Then we start a downhill, at first in a open grass not cover by the wood (first quarter of the downhill) then we go into the wood again up to the end of the hike.


Altitude of the starting point: 900 mt - 2952 ft

Altitude of the highest point: 1440 mt - 4724 ft

Total uphill:  500 mt- 1676 ft

Total downhill: - 500 mt - 1676 ft

Difficulty: Easy Trail - A sufficient level of fitness is required as well

Total time about 5/6 hours - ( This time has been evaluated considering a group of people with a medium capacity to walk in mountain and with a certain number of breaks to take rest and for explanations). This means that this time can be different depending the features of the group.

INFO AND RESERVATIONS:;; +39 3398669117

Reservations up to the 1 pm of the day before

Cost: 25 € each.  Family discounts: children under 10 years free, from 10 to 16 years € 10.

The hike will take place if there is a minimum of 4 adults.

Max number of people accepted: 15

Earlier Event: December 24
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