• Active & Green
    • Mountains

Trekking around Piani di Bobbio

Discover Valsassina and Lake Como Mountains: itineraries for families, in 10 minutes from Lecco and in less than an hour from Milan

Where
Piani di Bobbio (LC)

Piani di Bobbio is reachable by the cable car from Barzio, in 10 minutes from Lecco and in less than an hour from Milan.

Piani di Bobbio gets the name from Bobbio, in the province of Piacenza; Piani di Bobbio was the alpine pastures of an important abbey in Piacenza, from which they get the name.

The name “Piani” is a typical term used in the valley, to distinguish a flat area in high altitude in the mountains.

The territorial characteristics make perfect this destination for excursions, outdoor activities and trekking for families and kids. Here below some suggestions and information for excursions at Piani di Bobbio.

We suggest using always clothes and shoes suitable for mountain activities. You always keep with you water and wear appropriate shoes for trekking. The excursions are at 1800-2000 m above sea level.

 

Discover Piani di Bobbio

Ring trail across the amphitheatre of Gruppo dei Campelli and Corno Grande (Big Horn) in the Vallone dei Megoffi

Level of difficulty: easy trail for everyone

Climbing: about 200 meters

Journey time: 2 hours and 30 minutes

 

Periplo dei Campelli

Panoramic and suggestive excursion around Gruppo dei Campelli. High-level itinerary, perfect for adults and kids with a minimum experience in outdoor activities in the mountains. The trail follows the equipped route Sentiero degli Stradini. It follows a panoramic itinerary, with amazing views above Grigna, Lecco Mountains and Orobie.

Level of difficulty: high-level, for adults

Climbing: about 500 meters

Journey time: 4 hours and 30 minutes

 

Discover Artavaggio and its beauties

Ring trail crossing the moutain huts and Cima di Piazzo, with panoramic view above Gruppo dei Campelli and Orobie.

Level of difficulty: easy trail for everyone

Climbing: about 400 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes

 

Crossing trail from Piani di Bobbio to Artavaggio

The crossing trail from Piani di Bobbio and Artavaggio follows the Sentiero degli Stradini n. 30. This route is a panoramic trail, somewhere with chains; for this reason, it is suggested to adults and kids with experience of outdoor activities in the mountains.

Level of difficulty: high-level, for adults

Climbing: about 300 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes

 

Piani di Bobbio ring trail

Ring trail in the dolomitic scenery of Campelli, with a stop at the mountain hut to see stuffed animals.

Level of difficulty: easy trail for everyone

Climbing: about 300 meters

Journey time: 3 hours

 

Gruppo dei Campelli and Bocchetta dei Mughi

Starting from Piani di Artavaggio to reach Rifugio Cazzaniga and continue along the trail n. 101. Deviation to the summit of Zuccone Campeli and get back down and follow again the trail n. 101. Passing the Bocchetta dei Mughi and arriving at Piani di Bobbio. At the end of the excursion, there is the free shuttle to Artavaggio locality.

Level of difficulty: excursionist (children +6 years)

Climbing: about 650 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes/4 hours

 

Crossing trail from Piani di Bobbio to Artavaggio along Vallore dei Megoffi

Passing through Bocchetta dei Mughi to reach Rifugio Cazzaniga at Piani di Artavaggio

Level of difficulty: excursionist (children +6 years)

Climbing: about 400 meters

Journey time: 3 hours and 30 minutes

 

Discover Artavaggio and Mount Sodadura

Level of difficulty: easy ring trail for everyone

Climbing: about 400 meters

Journey time: 3 hours

Take me here: Trekking around Piani di Bobbio

Places

From the city to the Mountains

The Snow Bus and the Mountain Bus to connect Milan to Valsassina
  • Active & Green
From the city to the Mountains
2.27 km

Troggia Waterfalls

Troggia is a torrent that flows out ofLake Sasso
  • Active & Green
Cascata della Troggia
3.66 km

Pian delle Betulle

Pian delle Betulle in Valsassina offers many ski slopes and great excursions enjoying the magic snow atmosphere.
  • Mountains
Pian delle Betulle
3.84 km

Lecco: the largest of these villages

  • Art & Culture
Lecco: the largest of these villages
3.84 km

Northern Grigna Regional Park

The Northern Grigna Regional Park between Lake Como and Valsassina means nature, art and culture.
  • Parks
Northern Grigna Regional Park
9.44 km

Parco Minerario dei Piani Resinelli

  • Active & Green
Piani Resinelli
10.17 km

Valtorta

A wide ski area in Valsassina to enjoy skiing at the foot of the highest peak of the eastern Pre-Alps Orobie.
  • Mountains
Valtorta
11.12 km

Il monte Resegone

The mountain Resegone with its unforgettable profile as a saw is silhouetted against Lecco and all Brianza.
  • Mountains
Il monte Resegone
11.65 km

Alpe Cainallo

  • Mountains
Alpe Cainallo
12.77 km

Lucia’s House

Acquate and Olate are the districts in which Lucia’s traditional and alleged house is.
  • Art & Culture
Lucia’s House
12.8 km

The free access beaches on the Eastern Branches on Lake Como

  • Lakes
spiaggia ramo lecco lago como
13.12 km

Palazzo Belgiojoso

Natural sciences, archeology, history, astronomy. All in 4 museums, housed in the eighteenth-century Palazzo Belgiojoso of Lecco
  • Art & Culture
Palazzo Belgiojoso
13.5 km

Archaeological Museum

  • Art & Culture
Archaeological Museum
13.51 km

Alpe Giumello

  • Parks
Alpe Giumello
13.54 km

Cycling tourism on Lario

Three suggestions to wander around the lake
  • Active & Green
Cycling tourism on Lario
13.78 km

Pedesina Discovering Italy's Liliput

  • Villages
Villages in Lombardy
14.07 km

Villa Manzoni

Today villa Manzoni (Lecco) houses both a museum, where visitors can admire manuscripts belonging to the writer, and an art gallery.
  • Art & Culture
Esterno Villa Manzoni a Lecco
14.1 km

Cornello dei Tasso

  • Villages
Cornello dei Tasso
14.21 km

Moto guzzi museum

The Museum is located in Mandello del Lario in the historic factory that, in 1921, saw the birth of the myth of 'L'Aquila'
  • Lifestyle
Moto Guzzi Museum
14.25 km

Lecco: that branch of the lake of Como

  • Lakes
Lecco: that branch of the lake of Como
14.35 km

Activities

Ski Classes

  • Active & Green
Ski Classes
2.65 km

Food And Wine Tour on Lake Como

  • Food & Wine
Food And Wine Tour on Lake Como
14.16 km

Lecco Walking Tour

  • Art & Culture
Lecco Walking Tour
14.16 km

Hiking on Lecco Mountains

  • Active & Green
Hiking on Lecco Mountains
14.16 km

The jewels of Bergamo Upper Town

  • Art & Culture
The jewels of Bergamo Upper Town
14.16 km

Cooking class in an exclusive location

  • Food & Wine
Cooking class in an exclusive location
14.16 km

Cruise on the lake

  • Villages
Cruise on the lake
14.16 km

Lake Como Villas

  • Art & Culture
Lake Como Villas
14.16 km

Bernina Express Tour

  • Mountains
Bernina Express Tour
14.16 km

Dinner with a fisherman

  • Food & Wine
Dinner with a fisherman
14.17 km

SNOW MOBILE TOUR IN MADESIMO

  • Active & Green
SNOW MOBILE TOUR IN MADESIMO
14.17 km

The must-see places in Lake Como: Bellagio and Varenna

  • Art & Culture
The must-see places in Lake Como: Bellagio and Varenna
14.17 km

In the footsteps of Leonardo walking along Lake Como

  • Active & Green
In the footsteps of Leonardo walking along Lake Como
14.18 km

Motorhome & campervan: sustainable rural tourism

  • Active & Green
Motorhome & campervan: sustainable rural tourism
14.4 km

Cook with us - Lake Como

  • Food & Wine
Cook with us - Lake Como
14.42 km

Where to sleep

OSTELLO RIFUGIO TRIFOGLIO

Valtorta
OSTELLO RIFUGIO TRIFOGLIO
2.22 km

RIFUGIO CAZZANIGA MERLINI

Barzio
RIFUGIO CAZZANIGA MERLINI
2.24 km

RIFUGIO NICOLA

Barzio
RIFUGIO NICOLA
2.24 km

LA POSSA S.A. DI GORETTI DANIELA

Barzio
LA POSSA S.A. DI GORETTI DANIELA
2.55 km

VITTORIA

Barzio
VITTORIA
2.59 km

CRISTALLO

Barzio
CRISTALLO
2.63 km

B&B IL VILLINO NEL BOSCO

Barzio
B&B IL VILLINO NEL BOSCO
2.7 km

RIFUGIO STELLA

Barzio
RIFUGIO STELLA
2.85 km

RIFUGIO SORA CASARI

Barzio
RIFUGIO SORA CASARI
2.85 km

CAV LE CIME DI LEONARDO DI IMMOBILIARE MAFALDA S.R.L.

Cassina Valsassina
CAV LE CIME DI LEONARDO DI IMMOBILIARE MAFALDA S.R.L.
3.02 km

ALBERGO SALA

Introbio
ALBERGO SALA
3.17 km

B&B LA BETULLA

Introbio
B&B LA BETULLA
3.18 km

INVERNIZZI

Moggio
INVERNIZZI
3.29 km

CAV COMO'S LAKE MOUNTAINS DI SILVANA GIBOLI

Cremeno
CAV COMO'S LAKE MOUNTAINS DI SILVANA GIBOLI
3.52 km

RIFUGIO GIUSEPPE BUZZONI

Introbio
RIFUGIO GIUSEPPE BUZZONI
3.52 km

RIFUGIO GRASSI

Valtorta
RIFUGIO GRASSI
3.55 km

CASA ALPINA SAN GIUSEPPE

Valtorta
CASA ALPINA SAN GIUSEPPE
3.73 km

AZIENDA AGRICOLA CASCINA CORNELLA

Cremeno
AZIENDA AGRICOLA CASCINA CORNELLA
3.74 km

PIZZO TRE SIGNORI

Valtorta
PIZZO TRE SIGNORI
3.79 km

CAV FATA SMEMORINA

Pasturo
CAV FATA SMEMORINA
3.83 km