The best places to go to the mountains in August

The best places to go to the mountains in August

The month of August it is the most popular for those who want to pass the summer vacation in the mountains. It is precisely in this month that most people have their holidays available and it is also one of the best months for the mountain climate.

On our page dedicated to mountain summer resorts you can find many interesting destinations, but what are the best mountain destinations to go to in August?

La Thuile - Aosta Valley

La Thuile

La Thuile is a beautiful mountain village in the heart of one of the most beautiful valleys of the Aosta Valley. Located at the foot of the great Rutor Glacier.

La Thuile offers many excursions both in the valley and at high altitude, you can reach the glacier at high altitude or refresh yourself at the foot of the great Rutor waterfall, a unique spectacle.

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It is also an excellent solution for those who want to visit the nearby Mont Blanc and ascend with the skyway cable car which allows you to comfortably reach the altitude of 3500 meters.

The town is quiet and well cared for and the accommodation facilities are mostly modern and in full alpine style. Here you will find welcoming hotels made of stone and wood where you can enjoy a fantastic holiday in the mountains. The local restaurants and clubs are also excellent and offer Aosta Valley specialties with typical local products.

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Valle Isarco - South Tyrol Dolomites

Val di Funes

The Isarco Valley collects some of the typical symbols of South Tyrol and the Dolomites. Here you can find some of the most characteristic Alpine villages and the Peaks of the Dolomites among the most fascinating.

Located north-east of Bolzano, the Isarco Valley groups together small but fascinating mountain villages where time remains intact. The care of the territory and the respect for nature have allowed to keep unchanged a magnificent mountain area.

The first destination, for sportsmen and women alike, is the Odle chain. The Odle are pointed peaks that seem set among the surrounding green valleys. The glance is impressive and leaves everyone speechless.

The valley is very wide and this means a greater guarantee of finding free places in August. To spend less you can focus on Garnì or holiday apartments, or if you are looking for the best services then focus on the wellness hotel facilities.

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Val di Sole - Trentino Alto Adige

Val di Pejo

Full of large waterfalls and fantastic Alpine lakes Val di Sole is one of the destinations in Trentino most fascinating to visit in August. In this month the climate is excellent and even the high altitude trails are accessible and free from snow.

Holidays in Val di Sole are ideal both for those who love sports and demanding excursions and for those looking for a quiet valley where to relax or an ideal destination for children.

There are many villages where you can find hotels and Bed and Breakfasts (or apartments) at affordable prices even in August.

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Solda South Tyrol

solda ortles summer

Solda at Ortles it is a valley on the border with Austria and is one of the Italian destinations preferred by German tourists who want to visit theSouth Tyrol.

The town is located in 1800 meters of altitude, a real guarantee of freshness and therefore an ideal destination for those who are tired of the heat of the city. From the mountain pastures to the peaks, Solda offers many hiking trails facilitated also by the ski lifts which are also active in summer.

In this south tyrolean valley you will find both fantastic wellness hotel of high quality both small but very welcoming Garnì (South Tyrolean bed and breakfast).

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Tarvisiano - Friuli Venezia Giulia

tarvisio in summer

Easy to reach because a few minutes from the motorway leading to Austria and Slovenia, Tarvisio is an excellent mountain resort to spend the August holidays.

The mild climate allows you to escape the heat and the hiking area is large enough to cater for all tastes. The strength of Tarvisio and the whole Tarvisian territory is that of being able to count on magnificent lakes, streams and woods absolutely spectacular.

Above all, the Predil Lake or Fusine lakes, pools of water where the peaks of the Julian Alps are reflected, a real paradise where you can relax and breathe clean air.

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Livigno - Lombardy

livigno in summer

A large green valley with many hiking trails to do both on foot and by mountain bike. That's what it looks like Livigno in August, a fantastic excursion and relaxation destination where you can escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Livigno is one of the main destinations for those who live in Milan and its surroundings.

Livigno also offers an excellent accommodation offer, the wide valley hosts numerous hotels and many holiday homes where you can stay. If you are traveling with your family or friends, a holiday home in Livigno could be the right choice to considerably reduce the price of your holiday.

If, on the other hand, you want the utmost relaxation then you can opt for the numerous Wellness Hotels where you can relax in the wellness center and taste traditional Valtellinese dishes.

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Abetone - Tuscan Apennines

If you live in Tuscany or Emilia Romagna and want to relax in the coolness and nature of the Apennines, then an excellent destination is Abetone.

Known above all as a winter ski destination, in summer it becomes an amusement park surrounded by nature where you can go for walks and above all ride a mountain bike or racing bike.

It is one of the best destinations for those who do not want to go too far and reach the distant towns of South Tyrol or the Aosta valley.

The tourist offer of Abetone is not rich in structures and therefore in August it will be easier to find a place in the holiday homes of neighboring villages. However, the prices here are cheaper than in the top destinations in South Tyrol.

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Pescasseroli - Abruzzo Apennines

Located in the heart of the Abruzzo National Park, Pescasseroli is one of the destinations for the summer mountains in central Italy.

Chosen above all by tourists from Rome and Lazio, it is also very popular with southern regions who find it easy to reach it compared to other destinations.

It is certainly the main tourist center for those who want to spend a summer holiday in the mountains to discover the Abruzzese Apennines. The naturalistic itineraries are many and between streams and lakes there is no shortage of places to visit. Once you enter the heart of the woods and the mountains, everything becomes magical, places where you can find lost tranquility.

Unlike other mountain destinations, Pescasseroli also offers many events to tourists who choose it, so as not to get bored and find something to do even on cool summer evenings.

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