8 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

8 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

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8 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Sesto
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
San Vigilio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Canazei
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Dublin

2
nights
Sesto

Sesto ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Prati di Croda Rossa and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Elmo. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Parco Natura Olperl, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Valle di Casies, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Pista Ciclabile Val Pusteria Pusterbike.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sesto trip itinerary planning tool .

Dublin, Ireland to Sesto is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, daily temperatures in Sesto can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Vigilio.

Things to do in Sesto

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Valle di Casies, Pista Ciclabile Val Pusteria Pusterbike
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Valle di Casies ©
Valle di Casies
Parco Natura Olperl ©
Parco Natura Olperl

3
nights
San Vigilio

San Vigilio ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Piramidi di terra di Plata and Sentiero di San Francesco. Get outdoors at Valli di Tures e Aurina and Passeggiata Per Le Famiglie - Circuito Lago di Braies. Change things up with these side-trips from San Vigilio: Skiarena Klausberg (in Cadipietra) and Bergila (in Issengo).

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Vigilio trip builder site .

You can drive from Sesto to San Vigilio in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sesto in August: high temperatures in San Vigilio hover around 35°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Canazei.

Things to do in San Vigilio

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Valle Aurina, Passeggiata Per Le Famiglie - Circuito Lago di Braies, Bergila, Piramidi di terra di Plata, Messner Mountain Museum Ripa
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Skiarena Klausberg ©
Skiarena Klausberg
Bergila ©
Bergila
Messner Mountain Museum Ripa ©
Messner Mountain Museum Ripa

2
nights
Canazei

Canazei ©
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take a memorable drive along Gardena Pass, get great views at Sentiero Viel del Pan, and then trek along Sass Pordoi. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of La parrocchia di Castelrotto and then take in the awesome beauty at Altopiano del Renon.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Canazei vacation maker website .

You can drive from San Vigilio to Canazei in 1.5 hours. In August in Canazei, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Canazei

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

La parrocchia di Castelrotto, Altopiano del Renon, Gardena Pass
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Sass Pordoi ©
Sass Pordoi
Gardena Pass ©
Gardena Pass
La parrocchia di Castelrotto ©
La parrocchia di Castelrotto

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