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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Italy. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful running routes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful running routes in Italy

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Trail running · Garda Trentino
Vertical Crazidei
recommended route Difficulty difficult
11.7 km
3:30 h
1,501 m
1,501 m
A very steep vertical climb takes you up to admire the solitary peak of Monte Rocchetta (Cima Giochello)
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Trail running · Garda Trentino
From Campi to Bocca Saval, alongside the traces of the Great War
recommended route Difficulty difficult
15.6 km
4:00 h
1,205 m
1,205 m
From the alpine pastures of Campi to areas that were once the backdrop to the First World War: a high-altitude panoramic crossing from Rifugio Pernici to Saval, ending with the archaeological zone of San Martino.
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Running · Italy
Joggingroute von Trebiano Magra nach Lerici
recommended route Difficulty moderate
10.3 km
1:39 h
276 m
276 m
Durch teilweise bewaldete Landschaft und an vereinzelten Häusern vorbei führt diese Joggingrunde von Trebiano Magra aus nach Lerici.
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Trail running · Garda Trentino
Garda Trentino Xmas Trail
recommended route Difficulty difficult
30.7 km
6:25 h
1,311 m
1,313 m
The complete GardaTrentino Xmas Trail, a low altitude trail suitable for the autumn/winter season! 
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Trail running · Garda Trentino
Sentiero del Ponale
recommended route Difficulty easy
8.7 km
1:15 h
260 m
260 m
For more than a century the Ponale road has enchanted travellers. This route is ideal for all those who want to enjoy a nice walk and a breath-taking view over Lake Garda and the surrounding mountains. 
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Trail running · Ledro
Ledro Sky Race - Senter de le greste
recommended route Difficulty difficult
18.6 km
4:30 h
1,650 m
1,650 m
Standing at the sky's edge surrounded by history. Every year the blue sky, the turquoise lake and the green meadows form a scenic backdrop to Ledro Sky Race, an exciting trail running competition.
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Trail running · Saas-Almagell
Mattmark - Monte Moro Loop
recommended route Difficulty difficult Open
29.1 km
6:00 h
1,379 m
1,379 m
This trail leads the runner through the alpine landscape above the Mattmark reservoir. The highlight is the highest and southernmost point of the tour, the Monte Moro Pass.
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Trail running · Saas-Almagell
Jazzilücke-Loop
recommended route Difficulty difficult Open
23.7 km
5:30 h
1,463 m
1,463 m
The trail starts with a long climb, on an incline gentle enough to run up to the Antronapass. Some easy scrambling follows, and finally a fast downhill finish.
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Trail running · Garda Trentino
Ponale - Larici - Rocchetta
recommended route Difficulty difficult
21.8 km
5:40 h
1,384 m
1,384 m
A spectacular route along the Ponale trail to the viewpoints of Punta Larici and Passo Rocchetta
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Trail running · Garda Trentino
Val di Tovo Express
recommended route Difficulty difficult
13.8 km
3:40 h
1,353 m
1,353 m
A challenging ascent along the Tovo valley, over ups & downs with panoramic views of the upper lake
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