The Via delle Bocchette is an exhilarating, spectacular, complete and articulated systems of via ferratas located in the Brenta Dolomites. It traverses along the ridges and rocky walls of the mountains, offering breathtaking vistas and an adventurous experience to its hikers.

The 3-day trip of Via delle Bocchette provides a unique opportunity for hiking and climbing enthusiasts to experience an unforgettable adventure in a spectacular mountain environment, accompanied by stunning panoramas and the sense of freedom that only high mountains can offer.

  • Brenta Dolomites
  • 3 days
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Program of the Bocchette via ferrata 3-day trip

Three days of touring in the heart of the Brenta Dolomites along the Via delle Bocchette, which involves the combination of 3 via ferratas: the equipped trail A. Benini, the High Bocchette, and the Central Bocchette.

Day 1
The itinerary starts at Rifugio Stoppani, which can be reached using the Grosté lifts. From Passo Grostè (2444m), where you can admire unique views of the Dolomites of Brenta, the Presanella Group, Adamello, and Cevedale, after a short approach (about 40 minutes), you reach the starting point of the Alfredo Benini via ferrata. The first part of the via ferrata climbs along a very panoramic ledge reaching an altitude of 2900m, then descends and returns, offering breathtaking views of Lake Molveno and towards the Adamello Presanella Group, on the western side of the Dolomites of Brenta. After reaching Bocca di Tuckett (2648m), you return first across the glacier and then along the trail to Rifugio Tuckett (2270m). Dinner, overnight stay, and breakfast.

Day 2
From Rifugio Tuckett (2270m), you ascend until you reach Bocca di Tuckett (2648m), where the via ferrata delle Bocchette Alte (High Bocchette) begins. After climbing the north ridge of Cima Brenta, using ladders and metal cables in the most exposed sections, you reach the large ledge that cuts into the east face of the peak. Crossing the spectacular ledge, you arrive above the south face, from where you can admire a breathtaking panorama. You continue along the shoulder of Cima Brenta, and after a short descent, you ascend the famous and airy "scala degli amici" (friends' ladder) and then the Massodi shoulder. Finally, with an enjoyable exposed descent, you arrive at Rifugio Alimonta (2580m). Dinner, overnight stay, and breakfast.

Day 3
From Rifugio Alimonta (2580m), you ascend to Bocca degli Armi (2747m), where the via ferrata delle Bocchette Centrali (Central Bocchette) begins. Through narrow but very panoramic ledges located on the eastern side of Torre di Brenta, Torre degli Sfulmini, and Campanile Alto, you reach Bocchetta del Campanile Basso. From there, you traverse onto the north face of Cima Brenta Alta and then through the south face, arriving at Bocca di Brenta (2553m). Return and end of the Bocchette via ferrata tour.

Mountain guide prices for 3-day trip of the Via delle Bocchette

€ 1100 - 1 person
€ 1200 - 2 persons
€ 1300 - 3 persons
€ 1440 - 4 persons

The price not includes:

Cable car tickets
Overnight stay, dinner and breakfast (2 nights)

Where to meet your mountain guide

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide:
    Funivie del Grostè (Start Cable Car)
    Via Cima Tosa - Campo Carlo Magno
    38086 Madonna di Campiglio TN
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°14'12.4"N 10°50'07.9"E

What to bring

  • Climbing helmet
  • Climbing harness
  • Via ferrata kit
  • Via ferrata boots
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Technical apparel
  • Change of clothing
  • 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, if available or for hire.
  • 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.
  • Rigid terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are rigid. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a IFMGA-UIAGM Certified Mountain Guides for the 3-day trip of the Bocchette via ferrata, 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 3-day trip of the Bocchette via ferrata.
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 via ferrata trip.
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 or the mountaineering school, and all the contact information.