On the territory of three small villages at the foot of Monviso – already known as Mons Vesulus in ancient times due to its visibility from the plains of Piedmont and Lombardy – the visitor will find a rare and fascinating mix of history, nature, sports, and traditions. There are stories to know, views to admire, and sports to practise in summer and winter. [read more]
Varaita Valley Trekking is a different way of discovering a range of places in this enchanting valley, which is rich in history. An itinerary in stages covering the entire valley in twelve days, climbing up by the south facing slope, descending on the opposite side.
The archaeological area of Roccerè is a site of cave art at the foot of the Maira valley.
Eighteen stages to discover the essence of this unspoiled valley, a concentrate of nature, history and art.
This brief route leaves from the centre of Verzuolo and follows the trails which the partisans passed along when they came secretly down from the mountain to visit their families.
In the upper Stura Valley of Demonte, there are two types of trail to be found; one which winds from Pontebernardo to Sambuco and is suitable for families; and another which links Pontebernardo to Ferrere and is suitable for hikers.
For those wishing to sample the pleasure of an out of town walk on low hills, it is a 6 km path suitable for all.