Summer sports in Val Vigezzo

Thanks to the wide choice of sports and outdoor activities they offer, Valle Vigezzo and Santa Maria Maggiore are very appreciated destinations by lovers of trekking and sportspeople: hiking, paragliding, Nordic walking, cycle paths, a golf course, Praudina Adventure Park, riding stables and so on… it is a real paradise for summer sport lovers!

Valle Vigezzo is enchanting in every season from Spring to Autumn, when the alpine pastures and woods change their colour from an intense green into a bright gold. Imagine the breathtaking views that hang-gliding and paragliding lovers can enjoy flying over the valley. Do not miss to climb to Piana di Vigezzo and enjoy all the amusing activities proposed there!

In the pinewood you can find dozens of hiking trails to suit everyone. Besides there are cycle pathshorse-riding routes and mountain bike downhill tracks.


There is also here an outdoor swimming pool, run by CSI. It is open every day from 10.30am to 6.00pm. Admission fees: adults – full price ticket €10.00 ( with the possibility of using deckchairs, tables, beach umbrellas – subject to availability); children – reduced price ticket € 5.00 (for children shorter than 1,40m, without use of deckchairs); afternoon ticket from 2.30 pm € 7.00.

The area of Pineta in Santa Maria Maggiore is the ideal place for a relaxing walk… or enjoy running in the pinewood!

 Here you can find numerous sports facilities: tennis courts (court and lesson booking at +39 338 7675941), a miniature golf coursearchery fieldsriding stables, a golf course and Praudina Adventure Park, opened in 2016.