Hiking route from Lecco to Abbadia along the old mule track that runs the eastern shore of Lake Como : The Sentiero del Viandante ( Wanderer’ s Trail ). The route , that is suitable in all seasons , going through small clusters of houses , old mills, castles , churches and chapels , staying in the same time in contact with the nature.
Wanderer’ s Trail from Lecco to Abbadia starts from Lecco’s station. From here we have to take a bus to go to Laorca. The beginning of the run is the ascent that going through the Val Calolden , that links Laorca with Pian dei Resinelli. Once we get to the plans , among the beautiful mountains landscape at the base of Grignetta , we go down to Abbadia walking through Val Monastero. On the way we can find the Cenghen Waterfall and then the Torraccia of Abbadia ( Abbadia’s ancient tour ) and we finally come to the station where we can go back by train to Lecco.
- Difficulty level : E ( Excurtional )
- Travel time : 5 hours
- Distance : 14 km
Photos by Flavio Tavecchio, Adso Da Monza and from the site www.lombardiabeniculturali.it