The via Ferrata degli Alleghesi offers a thrilling alpine experience through one of the longest and most spectacular itineraries in the Dolomites.

The itinerary reaches the summit of Mount Civetta, at an elevation of 3218 meters, climbing up the east side of the mountain and the north ridge; a greatly rewarding path. From the summit the view is incredibly beautiful stretching on all the Alps.

  • Mount Civetta
  • 8 hours
  • High difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults only

Information about the via Ferrata degli Alleghesi to Mount Civetta

The via Ferrata degli Alleghesi to Mount Civetta is a long and demanding via ferrata that features a 900 meters elevation gain and calls for good training. Since its many not equipped stretches the hikers need to master the rudiments of climbing. It develops through a majestic and tough dolomite environment among impressive walls and couloirs.

The equipment is very sturdy and it features metal wires and brackets. The path features some little couloirs and passages on exposed ledges.

The excursion, featuring an overall elevation gain of 1400 meters, starts from Palafavera by Passo Staulanza. The approach develops with a very nice walk and it leads to Rifugio Coldai and to the attack of the via ferrata, right below Mount Torre di Coldai. The long way back from the summit takes place through steep and slippery sloped ledges that call for caution.

Price for the via Ferrata degli Alleghesi experience

€ 330 - Price up to 2 persons

€ 360 - Price up to 3 persons

€ 400 - Price up to 4 persons

Where to meet your mountain guide for the via Ferrata degli Alleghesi excursion

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Rifugio Palafavera
    Loc. Palafavera, 1
    32012 Val di Zoldo - BL
  • Meeting time 8.00 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°24'09.2"N 12°06'02.2"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Climbing helmet
  • Via ferrata kit
  • Via ferrata boots
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Technical apparel
  • Backpack

What you need to know

  • Equipment Remember to bring the minimum required equipment for the activity. If you do not own the equipment let us know, we will provide it for you.
  • Reservation The reservation for this experience is individual, with a dedicated mountain guide. It may be reserved for a number of participants no greater than the maximum number allowed.
  • Excursion price The price shown is for the excursion with the dedicated mountain guide and possible transfer using the guide's private vehicle. It is valid for individual reservations for a number of participants that does not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Safety The mountain guide may cancel or suspend the excursion or change the itinerary if minimum safety conditions are not guaranteed. Please view the terms.
  • Moderate terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are moderate. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide for the via Ferrata degli Alleghesi to Mount Civetta, you must send a request that provides and specifies your contact information, the number of participants and the date/period in which you wish to take the excursion.
We will respond immediately to confirm the availability of the guide, the deadline, if any, to confirm the option for the reservation, methods of payment, characteristics and organization of the activity.
Once the reservation is confirmed, we will send you the receipt and the presentation voucher with the details of the service, the name of the mountain guide and all the contact information.

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