Looking for an exciting day experience in Valtellina, near Lake Como, crossing the highest tibetan European bridge in Val Tartano, “Il Ponte sul cielo” – “The Bridge over the Sky”?
From Campo Tartano, a mountain farmer village ( mt 1034 ) to Frasnino’s pasture, walking along 234 mt on a wooden Tibetan bridge, 140 mt high, above the terminal gorge of the valley. Breathtaking panorama of Valtellina up to Lake Como, emotions and unique landscapes.
An exciting Hiking tour, crossing five bridges, leaded by Nadia, Nature Hiking Guide licensed AIGAE, the Official Italian Association for Hiking Guides.
From Frasnino’s pasture, walking in a fresh pinewood along a steep mountain trail, up to the second bridge, the “Punt d’il Pelandi”. The path leads uphill to the “Fopp”, mt 1368, where we stop for lunch, surrounded by nature and a fantastic mountain skyline.
After lunch we cross the bridge “Ponte della Corna”, and down in the valley.
Another bridge cross the “Val Vicima”, walking along an ancient path that crosses a tunnel dug into the rock. The path walk crosses a hen house, before crossing the last picturesque wooden bridge and reaching Campo Tartano.
- Hiking shoes with grip sole
- sunglasses and suncream
- jacket or sweater depending on the season
- rain jacket
- walking sticks optional
Hike duration: roughly 6 hours
Hike distance: roughly 7 km
Elevation difference: 850 mt.
Difficulty grade : E (MEDIUM, recommended for people in good physical shape and hiking training)
€ 20 per person
Lunch (I can arrange a Picnic lunch with local products or a Lunch in a typical restaurant at the end of the tour)
Campo Tartano 9:30 a.m.