When you see the beautiful green fields that surround Livigno and its lake, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Running? Yes, ok, well there you have it, you’re a runner.
Livigno and the Valtellina Valley become an enormous outdoor play area during the summer, paradise for all people who love to practice sport amongst nature.
It goes without saying that there are almost an unlimited number of routes for running in Livigno. All you have to do is choose the setting that you like best, wear comfortable shoes and set of with total freedom. There are routes that differ in altitude, length and types of terrain, so are suitable for everyone, from the simple enthusiast, to the professional runner.
Just a few metres from our hotel you find a pedestrian path of around 10 km, which follows the river until it reaches the Lago di Livigno, a meeting place for many running fans.
Usually between the end of July and the start of August the Stralivigno takes place, a half marathon at high altitudes that attracts many running enthusiasts! The “Mini Stralivigno” is organised for children and teenagers. Get involved too!
While you are there, pick up the pace and do a quick circuit of the many duty free shops that await you in Livigno! Your holiday also becomes the chance to indulge in some shopping for practical items, like shoes, snowsuits and various kinds of equipment.
We are actually talking about the biggest shopping centre in Italy, with all kinds of shops, from sport stores to high fashion!