Summer in Livigno: 5 activities to experience the mountains

 Trekking, Cycling Trails, Downhill MTB, Climbing, and Golf: Here are 5 Activities to Experience the Mountains in Summer in Livigno

Spending the summer in Livigno unveils a unique atmosphere at high altitudes, offering visitors an experience with multifaceted aspects. With its wide range of activities and entertainment, Livigno goes beyond winter sports, providing everyone with the opportunity to experience the mountains in every season.


Trekking in Livigno

During the summer, Livigno becomes an irresistible destination for nature lovers, outdoor sports enthusiasts, and aficionados of local traditions. When meadows and woods turn green, mountain trails, almost half of which are marked, open up for trekking passionate. On foot, you can reach isolated and hidden places among the mountains to enjoy the silence and untouched nature. To easily navigate through forests animated by the rustle of the wind, rocks shaped by time, and clear waters, appropriate clothing is necessary. At Livigno Vertigo, specialized in advising on the choice of clothing and shoes suitable for trekking and mountain biking, you will find the best selection.

Vertigo also rents Tb-City Bikes and Hybrid bikes recommended for families and Full Suspension bikes for those who want to tackle more challenging trails.


Cycling Trails in Livigno

Nestled between Valposchiavo and Alta Valtellina, summer in Livigno means an international gathering of bikers from all over the world. The renowned Mottolino Bike Park, one of the best in Europe, offers a launching pad for adrenaline adventures, with jumps suitable for everyone, from beginners to professionals. The wide choice of cycling routes, both along the valleys and towards passes and peaks, allows cyclists to explore without ever getting off the saddle. The Mountain Area Sitas, accessible from the pedestrian area of Livigno village, is a must-visit destination for those on holiday in Livigno.

Here, 3 modern and efficient ski lifts will take you on a comfortable and convenient journey and an efficient transport of your bike to Livigno's most scenic peaks, as well as to reach various trails. The Sitas Area rises up to the panoramic peaks at 2,700 meters, where you can also connect with the sister Mountain Area Carosello 3000. Finally, to offer you maximum comfort, near the Sitas Area, you will also find refreshment points and equipment rental services.


Downhill and MTB in Livigno

For those who want to explore the mountains with MTB or E-bike, there are numerous itineraries around Livigno for everyone. Livigno is also a privileged gateway to the Stelvio National Park, with Cancano and its lakes as a picturesque entry option. Along the dirt roads to Malga Pedenolo, visitors can immerse themselves in the wild areas of the park, renting bikes or e-bikes. The possibilities are endless, from the classic tour of Lake Cancano to the more challenging route towards the Valle della Forcola. Summer in Livigno also means downhill; this spectacular cycling discipline is practiced on steep slopes at dizzying speeds. In Livigno, you breathe the essence of this sport, with local guides organizing experiences for all ages, even for the youngest. Skialo is the reference point for renting enduro and downhill MTBs in Livigno, also renting E-Bikes for adults and children.

Moreover, Skialo equips bikes with exceptional trailers for transporting children and loved pets. For those who instead want to embark on fantastic hiking trails, challenging alpine tours, adrenaline adventures by bike starting directly from the hotel, Motivas Lodge is the perfectly equipped hotel in Livigno for your mountain adventures. Defined as the lodge for sports enthusiasts who love the mountains, in addition to offering impeccable service, it has a bike storage with a lock equipped with a workshop corner and washing facilities. 


Climbing in Livigno

Ultimately, Livigno is known as "Little Tibet." Livigno in summer becomes a playground for those who love to test themselves in challenging and vertical situations. For climbing in Livigno, we suggest turning to local experts, the alpine guides. With their experience and expertise, they will be able to recommend the most suitable itinerary for your abilities, ensuring a stimulating yet safe day.


Golf in Livigno

Beyond the intense experiences of mountain biking, there is also the opportunity to play golf in Livigno, with expert instructors available to accompany enthusiasts with dedication. The Golf Club Livigno, which covers an area of 1850 square meters and has three different courses, each suitable for a different skill level, is committed to bringing more and more people closer to this fascinating discipline, offering a complete range of dedicated services.



In conclusion, summer in Livigno offers a wide range of activities that allow you to fully experience the beauty and adventure of the mountains. From picturesque trekking trails to exciting mountain bike descents, from vertical climbing challenges to serene rounds of golf, Livigno welcomes nature and sports lovers with generous hospitality and an infinite variety of opportunities. Whether it's exploring the peaks or simply relaxing immersed in alpine magnificence, summer in Livigno promises an unforgettable summer experience for all visitors.