Descent to the scattered village of Bognanco, which today is only a shadow of the once flourishing thermal spa. On the left side of the valley, a beautiful mule track leads us through poetically sleepy hamlets to the charming town of Domodossola.
ViaStockalper hiking package
In the footsteps of ingenious Kaspar Stockalper over the Simplon Pass. Brig-Gondo in 4 days. Price: from CHF 359 incl. hotel accommodation, luggage transfer, free PostBus travel, packed lunches, admission to museums, guided tour of Stockalperschloss and much more.
Rest StopYolki Palki
The best time to hike on the ViaStockalper is from the beginning of June to mid-October. The proposed route follows well-maintained and secured hiking and mountain trails.
The trail is at your own risk. Insurance is the hiker's responsibility.
Information on the current condition of the hiking trails can be obtained from the local tourist offices.
Tips, hints and links
Brig Simplon Tourismus
The hike is at your own risk. Insurance is the responsibility of the hiker. The hiking trails on Italian soil are not all perfectly maintained and signposted. It is important to have good maps with you.
On Italian side the way is marked with D00.