ITINERANT TOUR - GESSO VALLEY - 4 DAYS

From Mid June to September 2019
Four unforgettable days ... Unmissable trekking!

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Sales price 469,00 €




Description

HIKING TOUR – Gesso Valley

4 unforgettable days... 

Period: Mid June - September

4 DAYS – 5 NIGHTS

Arrival in Terme di Valdieri (Gesso Valley) – Dinner and overnight in Terme di Valdieri.
(Possibility of parking the car in Terme di Valdieri)

DAY 1 – TREKKING DAY
Terme di Valdieri 1370 m – Rifugio Valasco (Valasco Hut) 1760 m

Difference in altitude – uphill: about 400 m
Walking time: about 1.15 hour
Difficulty: easy - paths and mule tracks; route marked by notches and signs.

OPTION - ALTERNATIVE:

Rifugio Valasco (Valasco Hut) 1760 m – Laghi di Valscura (Valscura Lakes) 2274 m – Rifugio Valasco (Valasco Hut) 1760 m
Difference in altitude – uphill: about 500 m
Walking time: about 2 hours (climb) + about 1.15 hour (descent)
Difficulty: easy - paths and mule tracks; route marked by notches and signs.

Points of interest: The Thermal baths of Valdieri, “Bela Rosin” royal house, Valderia Botanic Garden, Park Visitor Centre.
Along the itinerary: landscapes, ex military road and “Piano del Valasco” with the hunting lodge, Valasco waterfall, alpine lakes.


DAY 2 – TREKKING DAY

Rifugio Valasco (Valasco Hut) 1760 m – Colletto Valasco 2423 m – Laghi di Fremamorta (Framamorta Lakes) 2356 m – Gias delle Mosche 1592 m – Terme di Valdieri 1370 m (from Gias delle Mosche to Terme di Valdieri on street).

Difference in altitude – uphill: about 700 m
Walking time: about 5.5 hours
Difficulty: average difficulty (E) (paths and mule tracks); route marked by notches and signs.

Points of interest: breathtaking view on the Argentera Massif (west slope), five wonderful lakes, the military road.
Possibility to observe chamois and other fauna.


DAY 3 – TREKKING DAY (1)
Terme di Valdieri 1370 m – rif. Morelli-Buzzi 2351 m – Colle Chiapous 2538 m – rifugio Genova (Genova Hut) 2009 m

Difference in altitude – uphill: about 1200 m
Walking time: about 6 hours (climb and descent)
Difficulty: average difficulty (E) (paths and mule tracks); route marked by notches and signs.

Points of interest: The Thermal baths of Valdieri, “Bela Rosin” royal house, Valderia Botanic Garden, Park Visitor Centre.
Along the itineray: Lourousa Lake, Lourousa canal and the north-east wall of the Corno Stell.
Possibility to see ibex and chamois.

(1) Possibility to reduce the itinerary – Overnight stay at Morelli Hut.


DAY 4. TREKKING DAY
Rifugio Genova (Genova Hut) 2009 m – Colle di Fenestrelle 2462 m – San Giacomo di Entracque 1215 m

Difference in altitude - uphill: about 500 m
Walking time: about 4 hours (climb and descent)
Difficulty: average difficulty (E) (paths and mule tracks); route marked by notches and signs.

Points of interest: Royal hunting lodge, monumental beeches, the waterfall. Wonderful view on the Gelas Massif. Spectacular views from the Fenestrelle pass: on one side you can see the Argentera Massif, on the other side the Gelas Massif with its glaciers.


DAY 5
Return to Terme di Valdieri with Transfer, in order to pick up the car.


PRICE PER PERSON: starting from 469,00 €

- 5 overnight stays in HB treatment (half board- drinks excluded) – overnight stay in double room
- Thermal Area access included ( in Terme di Valdieri)
- Luggage transport service each day + people transfer (last day)