Tru dles viles / Farmhouses path
Farmhouses trail, starting from La Villa
Overview: This peaceful walk starts and ends at La Villa, and leads through panoramic trails, just a little above the valley bottom, crossing meadows in some stretches and woods in others, moving from one farm to another, with little altitude change and a wonderful view out over a landscape so representative of Val Badia.
Starting point: La Villa – Bus stop (1428 m)
Itinerary: From the bus stop in La Villa, following the directions for „Tru dles viles – Badia“, set off downwards east to river Gadera, then, left, above the bridge, begin the climb to Ćianins. Carry on northwards, passing Craciorara and Fistì until reaching the junction with a road which goes from Badia to Castalta. Follow this slightly downhill minor road, until arriving at a junction. Staying on the right, climb up to Sotrù and Oies. Here, you can visit the childhood home of Saint Giuseppe Frenademez. Carrying on, initially uphill, then on the flat,still in the same direction and following the signs for „Tru dles viles – Badia“. You will come across Frëinademez and Rainé, before descending through a small wood until reaching a junction. From this point, keep left and go down, skirting Alfarëi, Ruac, Fussè and Coz, until reaching San Linert (1h 30min.). At San Linert, you can either stop and go down to Pedraces to the bus stop, or continue the walk by the farms up to La Villa. If you decide to do this, continue and, immediately after the church, bear left then, uphill initially but then on the flat and heading south, follow the directions to „Tru dles viles- La Villa“, through meadows and pastures up to the junction after Anvì. Stay right and follow signs for La Villa, which will take you firstly to Adan, then towards the south along the river up to Altin. From here, on the right, is the climb back to La Villa, the starting point.
End point: La Villa – bus stop (1427 m)
Stop-off points: restaurant Oies, restaurants in San Linert
Level of difficulty: easy walk
Type of trail: large path