The Tour of Pian Nave

Distance: 32 km • Time: 3 hours • Medium difficulty

Mesenzana - Brezzo di Bedero - Pian Nave - Mesenzana

This demanding route offers a mainly shaded ride through the woods of Valcuvia and Valtravaglia. You will be glad you made the effort though when you see the incredible panoramic vistas of Lake Maggiore, the Alps and the alpine foothills, including the Monte Rosa mountain range, Mount Campo dei Fiori, and Monte Generoso. The itinerary develops around Monte Pian Nave, it starts from Mesenzana, up to the top of Pian Nave and then down to Pian di Cuvinic and on to San Michele, nice village with a great panorama. From there take the path of Fondista till the downhill to Mesenzana. 


  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Distance: 32 km
  • Difficulty: medium
  • Starting and arrival point: Mesenzana
    Lago Maggiore Meeting Industry
    Provincia di Varese
    Consorzio Qualità Miele Varesino