Buss del Buson

Buss del Buson
(photo by: Manuela Diana)
  • Departure: Località Case Bortot (Belluno)
  • Arrival: Località Case Bortot (Belluno)
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Difficulty Level: E – for hikers (do not leave the marked path, there are many rock drops and overhanging rocks)
  • Length: 1.5 km
  • Difference in height: 150m
  • Minimum Altitude: 650m
  • Maximum Altitude: 750m

Together with fossil shells, fishes, and dinosaurs, there are…. fossil streams, too. They are ancient valleys that water dug before changing its course, leaving dry canyons behind itself, which can now be walked along. This short loop takes you to discover one of these natural wonders: Bus del Buson, which is used nowadays as an extraordinary stone auditorium for open-air concerts.

How to get there: From Belluno, follow the indications to Bolzano Bellunese; there, turn towards Case Bortot and follow the road until the parking lot (Park information boards)
Recommended period: May to September