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Dolomites

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On our Small Group Walking Tour of the Dolomites we walk among the most spectacular scenery in Northern Italy. Enjoy mountain landscapes of alpine lakes and meadows dwarfed by soaring peaks and glaciers.

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  • Activity Level Strenuous
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  • Group Size Small Group
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Discover the Dolomites with Caspin Journeys

PICK UP & DROP OF: Bolzano train station


The spectacular Dolomites Mountain Range is a unique natural paradise in northeastern Italy. Dolomite rock is a white or coloured limestone formed by marine deposits and coral 230 million years ago. Forced up by tectonic events they were then sculpted into snow-clad peaks, deep valleys and lakes by retreating ice ages.

Enjoy landscapes of alpine meadows and evergreen & deciduous larch and spruce woods, dwarfed by soaring peaks and glaciers. In late spring and early summer anemone, pasque flower, gentian and the beautiful globe flower abound; habitat for ibex, roe deer, chamois; marmots, eagles and huge anthills.

Sleep restfully in quiet rooms in delightfully luxurious alpine hotels with a SPA, sauna and swimming pool facilities.

Enjoy the wonderful variety of Tyrolian cuisine, the atmosphere of mountain refuges and charming villages.

Our Dolomites walks are invigorating and among incredible scenery.

If you would like to speak with us to know more about our Dolomites Walking Tour, please write us an email or call 800.908.1980. We would be happy to hear from you and help you planning your next adventure!

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

Your wallet? You won’t need it! Except for postcards and souvenirs we’ll take care of everything

  • 2 experienced guides 24/7
  • All breakfasts, lunches and dinners as per itinerary
  • Wine, water & coffee with meals
  • All accommodations
  • Walking sticks
  • All gratuities for baggage, porters and hotel service
  • Minibus transport from start to finish
  • Entrance fees to museums, events and parks as listed on itinerary
  • Local specialist guiding fees
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Flights
  • Transfer to the meeting point
  • Travel insurance and other emergencies
  • Visa fees and entry clearing fees
  • Single room accommodations
  • 1 lunch & 1 dinner
  • Minibar
  1. Bolzano – Alpe di Siusi 4 km

    We meet at 14.00 at Bolzano train station and drive into the Dolomite Alps to stroll in the charming mountain village of Castelrotto – a lovely introduction before driving onto the Alpe di Siusi where we walk across open meadows carpeted with spring flowers and scattered with wooden alpine huts. A lovely introductory stroll in the heart of Dolomite landscape.

    Meals: Dinner
    Walk: 1 hr / 4 km

    • TIPS! Before the trip starts, you might wish to spend a day/night in Bolzano to enjoy the arcaded shopping and the Iceman museum!
  2. The Federico Augusto Trail 12 km

    We walk directly out of our hotel and ride up a cable car to reach 2100 m; from here we follow a panoramic trail leading from the Alpe di Siusi to the Sella Pass keeping the Sasso Lungo and the Sasso Piatto mountains always in sight.

    Much of this walk follows a stunning mountain crest offering breathtaking views over the Catinaccio group and the Marmolada Glacier.

    Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
    Walk: 6 hrs / 12 km

  3. Le Cinque Torri 10 km

    We leave from Passo Falzarego and walk out across meadows where wildflowers abound climbing gradually as the trail gives way to loose rubble around the Nuvolau.

    We have lunch in a rifugio before crossing an open area of high altitude meadows which was the site of fierce Austrian-Italian battles during WWI. We can walk through trenches and fortifications at the foot of the Cinque Torri which despite continuous erosion is an important area for rock climbing practice.

    Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
    Walk: Elev.+/- 650 mt / 5 hrs / 10 km

  4. Le Tre Cime di Lavaredo 12 km

    A scenic drive to the north-eastern Dolomiti di Sesto takes us past the chic ski resort of Cortina D’Ampezzo and past enchanting Lake Misurina to Rifugio Auronzo the start of today’s circular walk. We hike along a trail with many more WWI tunnels still evident, to the base of the magnificent pinnacles of the Tre Cime di Lavaredo (the Three Buddhas) and marvel at the honey coloured shadows reflecting on its perpendicular limestone walls in the afternoon sun.

    Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
    Walk: Elev.+/- 150 mt / 5 hrs / 12 km

     

  5. Fanes National Park 16 km

    Dolomite legend tells of inhabitants in these valleys called Fanes, who had an alliance with marmots, but who tried to expand the kingdom by making a secret pact with eagles. Eagles and marmots never got on very well and the fate of the Fanes people was sealed.

    The area in which we hike evokes such magical and fairytale-like feelings. As we eat lunch and watch for marmots dashing in and out of the rocks, you can almost hear songs in the breeze.

    We end the day in S. Vigilio, a village where they speak the old Ladin language.

    Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
    Walk: Elev.+/- 900 mt / 7 hrs / 16 km

     

  6. The Santa Croce Massif 10 km

    We take a walk beneath the Santa Croce massif through pastures and farmland with many wild flowers. The majesty of the mountains around us makes us feel so small! For centuries, during winter months, farmers were isolated from the rest of the world and farmsteads had to be self-sufficient. Faith and hard work helped them survive arduous conditions.

    Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
    Walk: Elev.+/- 600 mt / 4 hrs / 10 km

  7. Lake Braies 10 km

    We drive out to Lake Braies to walk around this magnificent emerald green alpine lake whose waters reflect the peaks dominating the skies above. We continue along high mountain pastures amid expansive scenery to a small hut for refreshments (you have to try the Kaiserschmarren!). We continue around the lake, enjoy the pastures and return to S.Vigilio in the minibus.

    Time permitting we stop for a stroll in the charming old town of Brunico.

    Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
    Walk: Elev.+/- 200 mt / 3 hrs / 10 km

  8. Bolzano Train Station Departure

    Scheduled drop off at Bolzano train station at 10.00 am (or earlier as long as this accommodates everyone in the group). If you wish, we can help you to extend your stay or make other independent departure arrangements such as early taxis to the airport.

    Meals: Breakfast

A unique mountain adventure

Unspoiled Nature

Accommodation Standard

Accommodations are an important point of your overall holiday experience. One of our first thoughts is to find and choose the best hotel and b&b solutions, ensuring that each night of your itinerary finds you comfortably settled in a space that is welcoming and full of authentic local charm.

When considering a hotel, we look at more than just the rooms and wherever possible, we arrange for stays close to the places you most dream of seeing like historically iconic, coveted high-design or supremely located at the edge of a wilderness.

Take a closer look at some of the properties we have chosen for your next Caspin Journeys holiday!

The DolomitesSome of the dream hotels you will find on this tour
Hotel Armentarola
Hotel Flora Alpina
Hotel Teresa

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Feel free to decide the best payment method for your needs! We accept credit and debit cards, PayPal and bank transfer.

When it will be time to pay the rest, we will send you another email with the other payment request. We will assist you through all the steps and we will available to answer to all your questions.  our booking system allows you to choice if pay the full amount or only a deposit .

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Here are our bank details:

EURO payments:

  • Account: Caspin Journeys Limited, 65 Randall Rd, Kenilworth, CV8 1JX, United Kingdom
  • Account no. 5701887
  • IBAN: NL37INGB0005701887
  • BIC/SWIFT: INGBNL2A
  • ING Bank NV, Postbus 98000, 6800 MA Arnhem, The Netherlands

GBP payments:

  • Account: Caspin Journeys Ltd, 65 Randall Rd, Kenilworth, CV8 1JX, United Kingdom
  • Account no. 91437267, Sort code 40-26-04
  • IBAN: GB54HBUK40260491437267
  • BIC / SWIFT: HBUKGB4104W
  • HSBC Bank Plc, 46 the Square Kenilworth, CV8 1EA

Don’t hesitate to call us 1-800 -9081980 for any questions. We would be happy to assist you with your booking!

We recommend you fly to either Munich, Venice, Milan or Verona Airports.

Pick up for this tour is from Bolzano train station. Bolzano is easily accesible via train from each of the Airports listed above.

If you plan on arriving a few days early and will not be flying in on pick up day, contact us and we can work together to arrange a more convenient pick up location for you.

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Package Confirmed Dates Trip Status Trip Status Price (PP) Shared Occupancy Price (PP) Single Occupancy 
23rd June 2019 - 30th June 2019
Available
 3,300
 3,790
15th September 2019 - 22nd July 2019
Ladies Tour - Guaranteed Departure
 3,300
 3,790
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