Val d'Ega

Guided hikes trough the Dolomites


Guided hikes through the Val d’Ega Dolomites

Hike, marvel, learn

Hiking and the sunset have something in common: they are even better when experienced with others! With a knowledgeable hiking guide explaining the wonders of nature of the surrounding Dolomites while walking through the Catinaccio and Latemar massifs, a simple hike turns into a true eye-opener for the inquisitive mind. Amazement guaranteed on hiking tours in the Val d’Ega!

Hiking programme

Mid-May to end of October 2019

Sunset mountain hike on Corno Bianco - Nova Ponente

Meeting Point: Passo Oclini, Parking | Duration: 2 ½ h | Hiking Time: 1 ½ h | Difficulty: medium |
Difference in altitude: 325 m | Conts: 7,00€/Pers.| Requirement: walkers must be well-equipped and have e head for heights | Booking: until Monday 12 am at the tourist offices, Tel. +39 0471 619 500

Themed flower and herb hike - Nova Ponenten

Maso Lupicino Farm

Route: Tourist office Nova Ponente, E5 – Kesselmoos – Unterkaplun – Farm Wöflhof – E5 back to Nova Ponente |
Start: 10.00 am, tourist office Nova Ponente| Return: 3.00 pm | Duration: 5 h | Hiking Time: 4 h | Requirement: walkers must be well-equipped and have a good stamina | Difference in altitude: 250 m | Difficulty: medium |
Lunch break: Wölfl Farm ca. 1.00 pm 


Route: Obereggen, ascent with the chairlift – Path 22 – Malg Mayrl Alm – Path 9 back to Obereggen.
Start: 10.00 am, tourist office Obereggen – Return: 3.00 pm | Duration: 5 Std. | Hiking Time: 3-4 Std. | Requirement: walkers must be well-equipped and have a good stamina | Difference in altitude: 400 | Difficulty: medium |
Lunch break: Mayrl Alm ca. 1.00 pm  

Mountain-top trek or theme excursion - Nova Levante

The hiking aims change weekly. 

Pasture and farm hike

Busstaion Nova Levante - Grandhotel Carezza -Passo Nigra - Jocherhof - Back to Nova Levante
Duration:  5 h | Difference in altitude:  160 m ascent, 550 m descent

Hiking at the foot of the Catinaccio with a visit of the flour mill

Ascent cable car Nova Levante - Malga Frommer Alm - visit of the flour mill 10.30 am - on the Kaiserspath and the Perlenweg to the Passo Costalunga - Lake Carezza - return with the bus 
Duration: 5 h | Difference in altitude: 200 m ascent & 300 m descent | Ascent with the cable car: 9,50€/adult,
6,00 €/children

Over the Messnerjoch to Malga Haniger and Valle Nigra

Duration: 5,5 h| Difference in altitude: Ascent: 250 m - Descent: 700 m | Ascent with the cable car: 9,50€/adult,
6,00 €/children

On the path "Via delle feide" to the Rif. Roda di Vael hut

Vigo di Fassa - Ascent with the cable car Ciampedie - Ciampedie - path "Via delle feide" - Rif. Roda di Vael hut - Passo di Costalunga - Return with the bus 
Duration: ca. 4,5 h | Difference in altitude: 280 m ascent & 530 m descent | Difficulty: medium
Ascent with the cable car: Ciampedie: 10,00€/adult, 6,50 €/children

Southern Catinaccio tour

Rif. Paolina hut - Christomannos monument - Rif. Roda di Vael hut - Passo Cigolade - Passo - Path - path "Via delle feide" - Rif. Roda di Vael hut - Rif. Paolina hut - retur with the chairlift Paolina
Duration:  5 h | Difference in altitude: 480 m | Difficulty: medium | Chairlift Paolina: 13,00 €/adult, 8,00 €/children

Mountain- top trek to the Monte Toac 

Passo di Costalunga - Prati del Latemar - forcella del Latemar - Monte Toac (2.526 m) - Passo di Costalunga
Duration: 5,5 h | Difference in altitude: 775 m | Difficulty: medium

Guided hike with hiking bus - Collepietra

Cultural-historical hike to the chapel of St. Helena - Nova Ponente

Route: Panoramapath - chapel of St. Helena (1300 m) - on the panorampath back to Nova Ponente
Start: 10.00 am, tourist office Nova Ponente | Return: 4.00 pm | Duration: 6 h | Hiking time: 4 h | Difficulty: easy |
Lunch breack: St. Helena 

Herbal hike - Nova Levante

Duration: 5 h | Hiking time: 2-2,5 h | Difficulty: easy 

Mountain-top trek to the Rif. Torre di Pisa - Obereggen

Route: Ascent wiht the chairlift Oberholz (1550–2100 m) – path n. 18 – Latemar 360° – Forcella dei Camosci – path 516 – Rif. Torre di Pisa (2671 m) - descent path n.516 and path n.22 – descent with chairlift 
Start: 10.00 am, tourist office Obereggen | Return: 5.00 pm | Duration: 7 h | Hiking time: 6 h | Difference in altitude:  750 m | Difficulty: medium-for experts | Requirement: walkers must be well-equipped and have e head for heights | Lunch break: Rif. Torre di Pisa | Chairlift Oberholz: 14,00€/adult – 11,00€/children 

Nature walk in the Latemar Forest and Labyrinth - Nova Levante

Duration: ca. 5 h | Starting point: Passo di Costalunga | Return: From Lake Carezza with bus to Nova Levante | 
Difference in altitude:  ca. 200 m ascent and 400 m descent

Geological hike in the Bletterbach gorge -Pietralba

Nova Ponente - GEOPARC Bletterbach – Guide trough the museum – descent trought the gorge – Butterloch – path E5 – Kösertal (1696 m) – Malga Monte S.Pietro – Pietralba
Return to Nova Ponente: by bus or by foot (ca. 1,5 h).
Start: 09.30 am – Return: 5.15 pm | Meeting point: tourist office Nova Ponente | Duration: 7 h | Hiking Time:  4 – 4 ½ h | | Difference in altitude: Ascent: 480 m, Descent: 510 m | Length: 10 km | Guide Geoparc Bletterbach: 6,00€/Pers.

Star hiking tour - S. Valentino 

Inspired by the motto "Experience Stars - Discover Planets - Enjoy Nature", this guided hike is a must for all those fascinated by the night sky. Highlight include observing the sun trough a telescope and learning more about the planets and stars. The hike ends wiht a visit to the local observatory to discover the planets of our solar system in 3D.

10:00 am – demonstration at the Planetarium 
11:30 am –  escursion on the star-trek
12:30 Uhr –  luch break
14:30 Uhr – guided tour in the solar observatory

Meeting point: Planetarium Südtirol, S. Valentino – back with the shuttle bus |
Cost: 13,00 €/adult and 9,00 €/child 

*We replaced the hiking programme at Nova Ponente from 25.05.-26.06.2019 with the Balance-Programm.

For more details about all the hiking programme check out on the web page Events.
Information and booking: always until the day before 17.00 clock at the tourist offices or on tel. + 39 0471 619 500.

Subject to change.

Well guided and well explained!

The herbs and flowers twinkling along the footpath, the forest of Carezza clad all in dense green, the delicate pink of the evening glow on the Corno Bianco, the shimmering starry sky over the hamlet of San Valentino in Campo – everything has a voice and a story to tell. Our hiking guides will share them with you!