Multiday Hut To Hut Treks In the Italian Dolomites

The extensive hut network in the Italian Dolomites allows for endless combination for multiday hut to hut treks.


In this part of my Italian Dolomites Guide I will introduce you to some of my favourite backpacking trips, which last between 3 days and two weeks. I will also tell you how to pack efficiently to make your trek a lot more comfortable as well as what to expect and how to prepare for stay in a mountain hut in the Dolomites. 

Top Multiday Hikes In The Dolomites

From a 3 day long traverse across the Pale Di San Martino group to the 2 week long Alta Via 2. My top picks for hut to hut hikes in the Dolomites.

Guide To Staying in Mountain Huts

Would you like to stay overnight in a dolomiti rifugio but don't know where to make a reservation and what to expect? This article will tell you all about it! 

A Packing List For Hut To Hut Hikes

Overpacking is a problem for many inexperienced hikers. We all think we need to pack a lot of 'just in case' items. Avoid carrying too much by learning from my mistakes. 

Dolomiti Brenta Circuit - 5 Days

Explore the lesser known Adamello Brenta Group in the Italian Dolomites along this 5 day long hut to hut circuit including 8 via ferratas!

Pale Di San Martino Traverse   -  3-5 Days

Located in the Southern part of the Italian Dolomites, Pale di San Martino range is one of the most interesting and feature rich mountain groups around here. 

Tre Cime National Park Traverse - 4 Days

Experience the highlights of the most famous national park in the Italian Dolomites - Tre Cime and tackle a few via ferratas along this 4 day long trek. 

Alta Via 1: Day 1-5

The first 5 days of the Alta Via 1 - the most popular multiday traverse of the Italian Dolomites (Part 1)

Alta Via 1: Day 6-10

Guide to the second half of the Alta Via 1 between rifugio Citta di Fiume and La Pissa (Part 2)

Alta Via 2: Day 1-6

From Bresannone to Passo San Pellegrino, the description of the first half of Alta Via 2 (Pt. 1)

Alta Via 2: Day 7-13

Starting on the San Pellegrino pass and ending in Croce D'Aune. The second part of the guide to Alta Via 2 (Pt. 2).

Alta Via 4: 6 Days

The guide to the adventure filled Alta Via 4, stretching between the towns of San Candido and Pozzale.


Rosengarten Nature Park Traverse - 4 Days

4 days of hiking and via ferratas in one of the most scenic nature parks of the Italian Dolomites.