Summer Hiking in the Alps

The Italian Alps at their Best for Multiple Days Treks

summer mountain hiking

Summer Mountain Hiking - The Alps in June, July, August and September

Fresh air and natural beauties in the amazing mountains of Italy

Summer mountain hiking in the Alps is simply the best activity you can imagine if you are visiting Europe, and Italy in particular. The environment of the Alps in the summer months is just amazing. Chilly air, warm sun and amazing mountain landscapes. All the trekking paths are usually open in this season so you can enjoy the highest peaks and pass. Glaciers appears after they have been covered by snow in the other months of the year and to spot wildlife hiking in the alps is way easier. Ibex, Chamois, Eagles, Marmots, Vultures and many others. The Alps in Summer is their festival due to moderate temperatures an lack of snow. We will be able to organize hiking trips in the Alps almost everywhere. Usually it is the best period to go hiking at high altitude, such as 2500/3000 meters. The Passes are finally open and is possible to organize amazing rings or trails hiking in the Alps for multiple days. It is also the season where all the Shelter/Rifugi are open: sleeping up in the Alptutude in this period is easy and comfortable. The unguarded huts are more busy especially during August and the weekends of July so it is better to use tent if you are looking for wild hikes. Hiking trips in the Alps in summer is the only time where the paths can be a bit busy. Specially in Tour of Mont Blanc area and where the big peaks are. But that is why you come hiking with a local guide. We will bring you in more remote area where you still will live an intimate and lonely adventure in the Italian Alps. Again, Summer Mountain hiking in the Alps is the best thing you do while being in Europe in the hot summer time: in the fresh and beautiful Italian Alps. Trekking Alps offer you a professional and nice local guide to go with! The West Alps are an excellent solution for your holidays: sport, nature, fresh air and nice company. You will be able to choose among most of the treks according to your interests and will. From Wild challenging hikes to comfortable Italian Food tasting hiking trip, Summer hiking in the Alps offers you all sort of experience. Summer is high season so it will not be difficult to find a planned hike and join it. If you want to save a little bit and you want to be inspired, join one of the Planned Hikes. If you want to decide yourself the hike you want to do, browse the hikes on the right menu choosing the features that you prefer. Or directly choose from the Configurator Hiking Alps page. Summer mountain hiking is when everything is possible!

Our Italian Alps Summer Hiking

Summer is the best period for hiking. There are many reason why hiking the Alps between June and September is the best. The reasons are simple:

  • Paths avaiable due to melted snow
  • Fresh temperatures compared with everywhere else in Europe
  • Shelters open and more possibilities for accomodations in the Alps
  • Long Days that allows you to hike the Alps with no rush

Summer Mountain Hiking means: the wildife is usually pretty active and the beauty everywhere is just to enjoy. The days are very long and is very enjoyable to have 15 days of light. You can check on this website how long will be the day light. You can take it easy and still make long trails every day also due to the lack of snow that usually from July is already melted.

 
difficulty: VERY HARD
Duration: 5 DAYS
Price: € 699
Area: French Alps  
Sweet mountains of the French Alps
Beautiful long ring in the Heart of Vanoise National Park, in the French Alps. Amazing landscapes for an unforgettable experience. Big Mountains and great hikes!...

 Tour of Vanoise National Park - Planned Dates

  • 2023 - AUG 14 / AUG 18 (Days: 5 - Participants: 2)

    Join this hike: € 699.00(€ 699.00)

difficulty: VERY HARD
Duration: 4 DAYS
Price: € 599
The Best of the Alps
Known akso as Alta via Number 2, The Gran Paradiso Mont Blanc Trail is an incredible Trekking hut to hut! This trail is not fit for beginners as has pretty hard stages and to hike for 4 days...

 Gran Paradiso Mont Blanc Hiking Trail - Planned Dates

  • 2022 - SEP 01 / SEP 04 (Days: 4 - Participants: 3)

    Join this hike: € 500.00(€ 599.00)

difficulty:
Duration: 1 DAY
Price: € 90
Milan Amazing Day Hike
Even from Milan you can enjoy a wonderful Day hike in the Alps. You can visit different hiking areas depending whether you have a car or not....

 Day Trek from Milan - Planned Dates

  • 2022 - SEP 04 / SEP 04 (Days: 1 - Participants: 2)

    Join this hike: € 70.00(€ 90)

difficulty:
Duration: 1 DAY
Price: € 100
Amazing beauty of Aosta Valley
Day hike in Aosta Valley are countless and possible all year round. We can decide togheter the mood of your day hike: difficulty, number of hours and specific requests....

 Day Trek in Aosta Valley - Planned Dates

  • 2022 - AUG 23 / AUG 23 (Days: 1 - Participants: 1)

    Join this hike: € 80.00(€ 100)

difficulty:
Duration: 1 DAY
Price: € 90
Day Hike from Turin
Day hike from Turin are wonderful. Join one of our hike or plan it whenever you want. Wonderful Alps experience even in half day....

 Day Trek in Piedmont - Planned Dates

  • 2022 - SEP 08 / SEP 08 (Days: 1 - Participants: 1)

    Join this hike: € 80.00(€ 90)

  • 2022 - SEP 09 / SEP 09 (Days: 1 - Participants: 2)

    Join this hike: € 70.00(€ 90)

  • 2022 - AUG 23 / AUG 23 (Days: 1 - Participants: 2)

    Join this hike: € 80.00(€ 90)

difficulty: EASY
Duration: 4 DAYS
Price: € 499
Area: French Alps  
A beautiful corner of the National Park
Beautiful long ring in the Heart of Vanoise National Park, in the French Alps. Amazing landscapes for an unforgettable experience. Big Mountains and great hikes!...
difficulty: MEDIUM
Duration: 4 DAYS
Price: € 549
Area: French Alps  
Big Monutains, Great Environment!
The Ecrins Massif is really impressive: big rock walls, glaciers and pristine nature. Many different opportunities could be implemented in this Ecrins National Park Hike...
difficulty: VERY HARD
Duration: 4 DAYS
Price: € 549
Area: French Alps  
Remote French Alps Hike
Thabor Peak is located in a very remote corner of French Alps, easier to reach from Turin and Italy then from Grenoble or Modane. Tour of Thabor is a challenging wild hike: not steep but with quite long route. French style....
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