Il Sentiero del Viandante: from LIERNA to VARENNA

An Hiking tour of about 15 km, the High variant of the Wayfarer's path, along a steep path that connects Lierna to Ortanella and from there to Varenna.
From the thick Brentalone valley, on a steep path that crosses the cliff of Sheep's Zucco, you reach the cross of Brentalone, 650 m above sea level.
Continue to Alpe di Mezzedo, with its ancient "Giazzera" and a breathtaking view of the lake that is hard to forget. From there to Ortanella, the highest point of the Wayfarer's Path (952 m asl) with its ancient church of St. Peter. After a well-deserved lunch break, the journey begins in the lake side, reaches the Vezio and then Varenna among views of rare beauty.

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7 hours 30 minutes


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  • What's included :
    • Tour with licensed Nature Hiking Guide AIGAE
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch - Possibility to eat in a typical local restaurant in Ortanella
    • Entry/Admission - Castello di Vezio
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Chiesa di San Pietro, Ortanella, Esino Lario Italy

    Visiting the church when open, looking at breathtaking scenery on lake Como, lunch break

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Castello di Vezio, Via Del Castellano, 23828 Vezio, Perledo Italy

    Guided tour in the medieval Castle

    Duration: 40 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    23827 Lierna, Province of Lecco, Italy
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Varenna Esino, 23828 Perledo, Province of Lecco, Italy
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not recommended for those who DO NOT have a basic walking training
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Trekkingsmile Di Nadia Lillia

Activity ID: V-191183P1

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