Alpe Devero is considered the Ossolan garden (Il giardino dell’Ossola) thanks to its floral biodiversity, situated between Alpe Veglia, Val Formazza and Swiss Valais, it can be reached from Domodossola by a narrow mountain road. In Alpe Devero motorized traffic is forbidden, there are no cars!
- Piedmont, North Piedmont
- Summer, Autumn
- T1 - Turistic hike
- Medium to low
Its splendid plain is surrounded by elegant mountains such as Pizzo Cervandone and Punta della Rossa with their very interesting geological features. Devero is rich in alpine lakes, meadows and pastures where it is still possible to see the Bettelmatt cheese production directly from shepherds with their ancient method.
You will find foothpath of every difficulty and it is possible to study customized hikes in any season.
We will discover the typical flora of these places, cheese production, life of shepherds and we will admire beautiful alpine lakes. In Alpe Devero there is a well-integrated-in-the-landscape hydroelectric basin, where human hand has succeeded in producing energy and designing a place in harmony with nature. This place is even called by locals “Little Canada”! Dive into nature in this wonderful and interesting natural park, follow paths far from the crowd of towns and enjoy yourself.
The standard proposal includes 5 days where 3 are full days of medium-easy hiking with overnight stay in a comfortable hotel/hut tasting local cuisine and combining active holidays with relax.
It is possible for groups to personalize: number of days, difficulty and other preferences by contacting the Trekupitaly staff directly.