Varallo - Padre Gallino Trail

Varallo - Padre Gallino Trail

TypologyHiking

Departure (m): 450

Arrival (m): 919

Difference in altitude (m): 469

Time required: 2 hours

Difficult: medium

Signpost: trail well marked with special signs

Outings on foot

Period advised: from spring to autumn

The main route starts from Varallo at the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, goes up to the church of Madonna del Cuore and reaches Sacro Monte, continues on the path until a lookout point and to the chapel of the Madonna del Cucco. Then it continues with an itineary in the opposite direction, but higher, up to Sasei, scenic spot overlooking the Sacro Monte and the mountains, to finally climb along the ridge of the mountain Tre Croci on easy trails, with panoramic and rest areas. Some alternative routes of ascent and return let you know all the most interesting aspects of the area: the chapel of the Bun Port, the villages of Gerbidi and Verzimo, Folel, Bullio, the remains of the church of San Pantaleone.