There is no shortage of incredible hiking and walking areas in Italy. I will try to focus on 3 most popular.
This blog post is a collection of links to some of the best hiking and walking tour guides in Italy covering 3 most interesting regions, Dolomites if you want to hike in the Alpine area. Tuscany very popular walking tours visiting great medieval towns and castles. Sicily, one of the biggest mediterranean islands where you can climb the volcano Mt. Etna.
You will also find links to some of the best blog posts from hiking trips in these regions. This post will help you to discover best hiking and walking tours in Italy.
HIKING AND WALKING TOUR GUIDES IN DOLOMITES
One of the best companies if you plan a mountain holiday. Check the Dolomites section, especially Hut to Hut. If you never planned a mountain holliday you will change your mind after you visit this website.
2. RYDER WALKER
One of the best companies to organize a hiking trip in the Dolomites. Just check Dolomites section.
One of the best websites to plan a hiking trip to Dolomite. Make sure to visit Youtube section.
Franco and Nathan are Dolomites specialists and offer interesting Dolomites tour. Make sure to check out their blog to get the idea of what you can expect.
Isabell and Anna offer a mix of interesting walking tours.
Dolomites are one of the most popular hiking destinations in Europe. One of the most interesting views you can see on
Small group walking tours all over Italy.
Dolomites hiking tours.
BEST BLOG POSTS ABOUT HIKING IN THE DOLOMITES
8. EARTH TREKKERS
Great blog post about family hike trip in the Dolomites. Great photos.
Check NULLNFULL blog to see some great photos of the Vièl del Pan trail. This path offers stunning views of Marmolada glacier.
10. THE MARMOT POST
Great blog full of information if you are planning a hiking trip in Dolomites. Check this post it contains a lot of information including links to some of the most interesting trails and other posts about Dolomites.
11. KITCHEN JOY
If you are American and plan a hiking trip to Europe read this post. I didn’t realize that americans don’t know what is riffugio. Every country in Europe has plenty of “mountain hutts”. We even use them for barbecue trips in some countries:). Great post, great photos.
12. KIM OLSON PHOTO
- Hiking at Alpe di Siusi (Seiser Alm) in the Italian Dolomites – One of my Favorites – KIM OLSON PHOTO
Great overview of Seiser Alm with instructions how to get there, maps and cool cow photos.
WALKING AND HIKING IN TUSCANY
Tuscany is one of most visited areas of Italy. Medieval cities, wine, history castles great countryside. There are many reasons why it so popular. One of the best ways to experience real Tuscany is by walking. Some of the areas you can visit:
- Siena and Siena countryside
- Val d’Orcia
- Chianti region
- Crete Senesi
- Maremma National Park
- Elba Isand
HIKING AND WALKING TOUR GUIDES IN TUSCANY
50 Hikes of Tuscany is a book written by Jeff Taylor, you can get it at Amazon. His website is the ultimate guide to hiking in Tuscany. It has great overview of all the best areas to walk around Tuscany: Tuscan coast, Alpi Apuane, Cinque Terre etc. Jeff has another blog dedicated to his hiking adventures HIKEMASTERS. Amazing collection of hikes around the world, from Arizona to Egypt.
Luca Granucci offers customized walking, trekking and hiking tours in Tuscany and other regions of Italy. Tors are divided into walking, hiking and trekking tours. You can visit, Chianti, Val d’Orcia or hike from Florence to Sienna.
15. TUSCANY WALKING
Walking tours and accommodation in rural Tuscany.
Walking tours in Tuscany by 2 professional guides. You can experience places off the beaten path.
Very good offer of all-inclusive multi-day walking tours for small groups.
40 different walking tours in Tuscany and Umbria.
Walking tours in Sienna and Sienna countryside by professional nature walks guide.
BEST BLOG POSTS ABOUT HIKING AND WALKING IN TUSCANY
20. WHERE’S SHARON
This is not a blog post about walks in Tuscany but it gives great overview of what to see in Tuscany.
21. ITALY STORIES
Walk along river Elsa in Siena region.
22. PAUL GERALD
Great photos of from a typical walk in Tuscany.
23. ITALIAN CONNECTION
If you have time during your visit in Tuscany you should definitely visit La Maremma National park.
HIKING AND WALKING GUIDED HOLLIDAYS IN SICILY
Great walking tours all over Italy. Check Aeolian islands tour.
Great choice of guided tours all over Sicily.
BEST BLOG POSTS ABOUT HIKING IN SICILY
One great thing that you can do while in Sicily is climb Mt. Etna. Sicily also has many other trails you can explore. Wine, olive oil mafia stories and stunning views over Mediterranean.
26. ITALY BEYOND OBVIOUS
This is one of the best blogs about life and travel in Italy. Madeline does a great work crafting unique Italian adventures. Italy beyond obvious is the place to go if you want to get most out of your trip to Italy. You can plan your entire visit with this site, however lets focus on Sicily and Tuscany for now.
27. PALERMO FOR 91 DAYS
Jürgen and Mike spent 3 months in Palermo and result is e-book with great stories and photos. Make sure to check out their report from one day on Etna.
28. TWO YEAR TRIP
Excellent report how to climb Mt. Etna with details and photos.