The High Path (Trail Number One)

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The High Path (Trail Number One) is a 35.9 kilometer moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near La Spezia, Liguria, Italy that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and mountain biking and is accessible year-round.

Distance: 35.9 km Elevation Gain: 1,473 m Route Type: Point to Point


mountain biking

nature trips


The High Path is a popular hiking and mountain biking path in Cinque Terre, connecting Portovenere to Levanto. It has many names: The High Path, Path Number 1 (Path #1), AV5T, and Alta Via. This path provides sweeping views of the Cinque Terre region, with a perspective much higher than The Blue Trail (Sentiero Azzurro). There is a fee to hike this trail. Please research trail status, as it often closes for maintenance.

beautiful path among olive groves and woods of pines and holm oaks. easy hike, with ascent and descent.

9 months ago

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