Italy Trekking Guides
Argomento: Travel The Mountains
ISBN / Barcode: 9781873756836
Euro € 18.50
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From the Author
This is the second edition of our top selling and well-received guide to trekking in the Dolomites. This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated. We have added a comprehensive description of the AV1 in addition to the AV2 and the shorter treks that appeared in the first edition.
As a result, this book now has:
Full descriptions of both the ALTA VIA 1 and ALTA VIA 2, the two best and most popular long-distance paths that run from north to south across the entire range.
Descriptions of a number of SHORT TREKS ranging in length from one to five days.
51 WALKING MAPS maps with unique mapping features
Descriptions and TOWN PLANS of the Dolomite towns at the start and finish of each of the treks, including Belluno, Feltre, Dobbiaco, Bressanone, as well as Cortina, the unofficial ‘capital’ of the Dolomites.
Fauna and FULL COLOUR FLORA GUIDE.
MOUNTAIN SAFETY and emergency procedures
BACKGROUND INFORMATION on the Dolomites including the history, economy, and details of the local Ladin people.
ITALIAN LANGUAGE SECTION and menu ‘translator’.
Comprehensive PRE-DEPARTURE INFORMATION including What to take, budgeting
Information on how to get to the Dolomites by air, rail and road.
Details of TREKKING AGENCIES in the UK, Europe and North America.