The mountain dining of the Alpe del Garda overlooking the sunny alpine pastures of Tremalzo. It is possible to stay overnight at the malga in the comfortable rooms and enjoying the typical dishes. Do not miss the opportunity to experience a mountain vacation in one of the most fascinating areas of the region of the Alto Garda Park.
The Malga Ciapa is open for both lunch and dinner at the end of May up to the end of September, with closes on Mondays. From mid-July to end of August it is open everyday. Reservations are recommended.
How to get to the Malga
From Garda TremosineIt is possible to reach the mountain Malga or hut by car (better with an off-road vehicle) starting from the Polzone locality and climbing up to the Val di San Michele. For those who want to reach the Malga by mountain bike or e-bike, starting from Vesio di Tremoine, you must go to the Polzone locality and head for the Val di S. Michele, or you can climb straight up to the Nota Pass and continue toward the Tremalzo Pass. For those who want to walk up instead and enjoy the beautiful natural scenery of the Alto Garda Park, they can choose one of the many hiking trails; no. 222 is the recommended trail.
From the Valle di LedroYou can reach Malga on the asphalt road starting from Ampola Pass going up the Trento slope up to the Tremalzo Pass, from here it descends for about 1,000 metres on an unpaved road (well-cared for) until you reach the Malga Ciapa Refuge.
At Malga Ciapa you'll find an extremely varied menu, inspired to the culture and traditions of the region.
In the kitchen are used mainly the typical products of the Alto Garda Park and of the Co-operative wisely combined with herbs and mushrooms of the mountain.
Do not miss the tasty dishes of the mountain tradition combined with the products of Alpe del Garda, and strictly homemade desserts.
Info and Reservations
The Malga Ciapa is open for both lunch and dinner at the end of May up to the end of September, with closes on Mondays. From mid- July to end of August it is open everyday.
Reservations are recommended.
Phone: +39 0464 598501
Between the green pastures surrounding the Step Tremalzo, on the border between Lombardy and Trentino, at 1,615 metres above sea level, you can find that little corner of peace called the Malga Ciapa Refuge.
A place where you can spend pleasant moments at the table with friends or where to stay overnight and to wake up in the morning with the fresh and pungent alpine breeze caressing your face.
Leave for wonderful walks or excursions in the search of exquisite mushrooms, or simply enjoy the pleasure of silence and tranquillity a place where time seems to have stopped.