Ancient protected alpine pastures, set in a Natural Park
FIND YOURSELF AMONG CONIFERS, FIRS, WHITE HARES, MARMOTS AND CHAMOIS
In the Alpe Veglia – Devero Nature Park
In the Alpe Veglia – Devero Nature Park, in an alpine environment that is both gentle yet wild, you can do nothing less but admire a landscape formed of majestic peaks surrounding alpine pastures, vast meadows and pastures, embellished by luscious blooms.
In the heart of the Alps, this is a natural park of rare beauty, an unspoilt paradise with abundant alpine vegetation and fauna.
With more than 60 walks on offer, ranging from easy to challenging, you can immerse yourself in the enchanted atmosphere of this park. All these walks link to the Piana del Veglia, which can be reached by a hiking trail from the tourist resort of San Domenico di Varzo, and Alpe Devero.
The natural environment is characterized by broad pastures surrounded by larch woods, with an undergrowth of rhododendrons and blueberries, which blend into the high altitude meadows. The extensive variety of environments encourages the growth of numerous floristic and faunal species of significant natural interest.
There’s a great selection of traditional restaurants in the alpine pastures of Devero, providing tasty snacks and meals.
- Altitude: 1.631 meters above sea level.
- Province of Verbano Cusio Ossola (Piedmont)
- Ski Stations: Devero Ski (cross country and downhill)
Ente di Gestione delle Aree Protette dell’Ossola
Villa Gentinetta – Viale Pieri, 13
28868 Varzo (VB)
+39 0324 72572