Also in summer, when the snow has already melted, Livigno is a popular tourist destination. It is so partially due to the mild climate in the middle of summer, partially due to marvellous scenaries that the place offers.
Among the summer sports in Livigno, cycling is certainly the most popular thanks to its being close to the Passo of Stelvio that makes the place ideal for professional and amateur cyclists. Besides, the cycling lane that passes just in the middle of the countryside allows cyclists to admire, at every pedal stroke, the beauty of the nature.
Carosello 3000 turns into a Bike Park in summer with adrenaline paths Flow suitable for mountain bikes. You can ride on the dirt routes, constructed on purpose with obstacles and curves thought specially to provide safety for bikers. It is also possible to take a tour across the whole valley on a saddle of a mountain bike, having fun and enjoying pure nature.
Situated not far from the National Park of Stelvio and close to the Swiss National Park, Livigno is a kingdom of uncontaminated natural beauty where one can go on excursions of different kinds between imposing peaks, lakes and waterfalls depending on the season.
In Livigno you can actually dive into the woods of rich vegetation. More than 1500 km of trekking paths will allow you to enjoy your holidays to the full and have an unforgettable experience from every point of view.
There are different trekking routes, there are one-day excursions and long walks with a possibility to stay in a mountain refuge for the night and then go further the next morning; of course, expert alpine guides will be by your side during all the trip.
Sticking to the topic of an "excursion into the beauties of nature", the excursion in Valle delle Mine is a must: the route begins in a place called "Pont de l'Al" from which a ring path full of smooth slopes and hills begins; you will be able to find signboards telling you about the typical vegetation of the area that changes with the altitude along the paths leading deep into the forest.
It is impossible not to mention marvellous Val Nera waterfalls that will leave you breathless and Val Federia famous for enchanted nature where a man blends perfectly with the nature. The valley is full of flora and fauna; the hills are adorned with centenarian conifers. It turns out to be one of the most popular routes for long walks to the heart of nature where it is possible to see the vegetation and the animals who live there. Thus, it is really easy to hear chucking of marmots and see the solemn flight of the royal eagle while walking.
To have even more fun, try numerous tracks of Larix Park: climb the trees being sure that it's totally safe, climb the walls and jump lianas launching yourself into the emptiness. An adventure park suitable for everyone, young and old.
The marvellous lake of Livigno offers a fairy-like view all year round. It is possible to cross it in canoe and in kayak in summer; you can also try windsurf!
Livigno is famous not only for ski pistes equipped with all the modern facilities, but also for being an ideal place to relax and enjoy long romantic walks. The pedestrian area leads along the streets to the center of the town, famous for its shopping thanks to the shops located there, outstanding both for fashion and for electronics. There are also many cafés and bars where you can try typical local dishes and admire picturesque landscapes and unforgettable sunsets.
If you want to stay longer in Livigno, Aquagrande is an ideal place to visit. It is a big facility that has everything for your comfort: from the area with water slides created especially for children, to wellness itineraries, yoga courses, fitness and many other activities to be done both inside and outside the center. Some kilometers away, you can dive into the thermal waters of Bormio Terme, QC Terme Bagni Nuovi and QC Terme Bagni Vecchi to awaken your senses!
Livigno is all of it and a lot more! It's a destination to discover.
Chalet Snowflake and Chalet Mottolino are a perfect destination for an active holiday in Livigno: Snow Park, Bike Park, piste for nordic skis, cycling lanes, a pedestrian way along the river Spol are just some of the attractions that are easily reachable from our Chalet. Besides, thanks to the proximity of the central streets of the city, famous for shopping and night life, your holiday will be really unforgettable.