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(courtesy of
Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime)
Hike through the Parco delle Alpi Marittime:

A 5 day circuit taking in the whole of the Alpi Marittime Park.
Return journey from Terme di Valdieri to Sant’ Anna is possible by bus. The circuit can be shortened or extended according to requirements, for those arriving from France the starting point can be Isola 2000 or Le Boréon taking in part of the neighbouring Mercantour Park.
The stages of the hike are mostly on easy, well-marked paths. Some stretches are on scree, but are well marked with cairns and paint.
If you are interested in planning an excursion of several days in the Park, don't hesitate to contact us for ideas on the route most suited to your needs.

The Route:

  • Day 1: Walk up to Livio Bianco Refuge(1910 m.) from S. Anna di Valdieri(1000 m.), 3 hours.
  • Day 2: Crossing to Questa Refuge(2388 m.) over the Colle della Paur (2890 m.), 7-8 hours.
  • Day 3: Crossing to Remondino Refuge(2430 m.) over the Colletto di Valasco (2429 m.) and the Pian della Casa (1743 m.), 5-6 hours.
  • Day 4: Crossing to Genova Refuge(2015 m.) over the Passo Brocan (2892 m.) 3 hours or over the Passo dei Detriti and South Peak of Argentera (3297 m.) 6-8 hours.
  • Day 5: Return to Terme di Valdieri (1368 m.) over the Passo di Chiapous (2526 m.), 4-5 hours, descent to S. Anna.