The Alta Via 1 is Italy's highlight long-distance hiking trail and leads awe-struck hikers through the Dolomites from north to south. This 150-kilometer (93-mile) route covers some of the most dramatic terrain in the Dolomites. Starting at Lago di Braies, also known as the Pragser Wildsee, this route heads south, passing through the Cinque Torri region and past many historic World War I sites, ending in Belluno.
Skills and Experience Required
Physical Condition: Middle
Technical Difficulty: Low
General hiking and navigation skills
It is possible to encounter snowfields along this route