Nobel Prize Camillo Golgi theme path

From piazza Venturini in Corteno head west down Via Golgi and you will come to the Parish Church of Santa Maria Assunta and the Golgi Museum. Continue along the central road of the town until a Wayside Shrine, then bear left along Via Libertà. Continue along the uphill road, go through the Piazza spot, up to the junction leading to the church of San Martino. Continue along the paved road up to Les. Keep your right at the junction that leads to the Valli di Sant'Antonio. Continue left after the houses and up to the Campagnola bridge, along the dirt road on your left: follow CAI directions on Via Valeriana. Continue along the dirt road up to San Pietro. Continue straight down Via Valeriana until the centre.

You can reverse the itinerary and start from Aprica.



Normal hiking equipment. Trekking boots are recommended

Useful services: 

Chiesa parrocchiale Santa Maria Assunta

Chiesa della visitazione di Santa Elisabetta

Museo Golgi

Riserva naturale Valli di S. Antonio

Chiesetta di s. Martino Franco

Impianti di Risalita del Baradello

Baradello Wild Park

Villa Brioschi

Support points: 

Centro Sportivo San Martino - Tel. 349 8305069

Bar D&D

Hotel Ristorante Bar Miramonti - Tel. 0364 1873043

Hotel Ristorante Bar Parco - Tel. 0364 74346

Ristorante Abete - Tel. 0342 746476

  • Trail number: 101 / A
  • Length: 8.2 km
  • Altitude Departure: 925 masl (starting from Aprica 1181)
  • Altitude Arrival: 1181 masl
  • Maximum altitude reached 1181 masl
  • Journey time: 2 hours and 30 minutes

Our recommendations

  • always use proper equipment and clothing

  • evaluate your physical conditions and those who walk with you

  • carefully consider the conditions of the soil

  • observe and prevent changes in weather

  • consider the hours of daylight and evaluate the travel time

  • enthusiasm must never cloud the necessary prudence