After visiting the Hospice Museum and the adjacent kennel where St Bernard champions are bred, we can move to the border.Read More
This itinerary follows evocative tracks that flank the "rus", old masterworks of hydraulic engineering: little channels that bring water from streams to cultivated lands.Read More
The slope from Valle d'Aosta is an itinerary that we can follow entirely walking on the orographic left bank of the Dora.Read More
Thie alternative route avoids an uphill after Chatillon, but you have to walk on an asphalt road.Read More
Leaving Chatillon go uphill along a difficult path, before entering the one that flanks a rus till reaching Saint Vincent.Read More
A walking tour rich in attractions: the marvellous Saint Martin's Parish in Arnad, perhaps the main attraction along Via Francigena in our itinerary in Val d'Aosta;Read More
This alternative route shorten the lenght of about 800m avoiding the nice uphill to the center of the village of Carema.Read More
Arriving in Piedmont, the mountains are softened, slopes and height differences are easier to follow. The walking tour alternates between characteristicRead More
An easy route at the bottom of Ivrea Greenhouse, the biggest moraine in Europe, an interesting geological formation that marks the direction.Read More
This variation links leg 7 and leg 8 on a shorter itinerary.Read More
The main attraction of the day is Roppolo Castle: here you can admire a view of the morainic amphitheatre of Ivrea and of Viverone Lake.Read More
The itinerary crosses the plain of Vercelli characterized by several rice fields, different avicultural species attracted by sheets of water in this area.Read More
The first section of the itinerary follows the dyke of the Sesia, among poplar trees and rice fields.
From Palestro follow the narrow dykes going across the flooded fields.
A very short path that passes into the flat countryside of Lomellina follows large excavated streets in the first section and grassy sheep tracksRead More
Leaving Mortara we reach Sant'Albino Abbey, built in the fifth century and later recasted.
Now it is a stop for pilgrims arriving from Mortara.
The first section of the walking tour to the junction with the Ticino includes the beautiful countryside of Paviawhich is crossed by several irrigation ditchesRead More
The walking tour crosses the alluvial plain of Basso Pavese where there are characteristic river terraces nearby S. Lazzaro, Belgioioso, and S. Cristina.
In this route we flank the low reliefs dotted with vineyards on the hill of S. Colombano and, crossing the city centre of Miradolo Terme,
This alternative route is recommended during periods of flood of the river Po, when the ferry service along the river is suspended.Read More
Leave Orio Litta and quickly reach the Ford of Sigerico, the "Transitum Padi", where you can ferry to the opposite bank in Soprarivo (0523 771607 ferryboat - call at least one day before).Read More