This stage offers memorable views on the Tosa peak - the highest of the Group (3.173 meters) - from the sheer cliffs that you descend along the steps during the via ferrata Castiglioni. Breathtaking passages and suspended walkways are elements that abound on this short but intense stretch of the tour.
Technical description: From Rifugio XII Apostles you go up along the Via Ferrata "Ettore Castiglioni" SAT 321 (EEA - MD) to Bocchetta dei Due Denti (2859 meters). (This initial part of the path is not equipped, the equipped part is from Bocchetta onwards). From Bocchetta dei Due Denti the way goes down equipped with iron staircases that require the harness and helmet. This exposed stretch, with vertical cliffs on the Conca della Val d'Ambiez, is on pebbly roads that reach the Rifugio S. Agostini (2405 meters), located at the foot of the Cima d'Ambiez (3103 meters) famous for his ways. Total walking time Rifugio XII Apostles - Rifugio S. Agostini: 3 hours.
City of departure: Pinzolo
City of arrival: Dorsino
Length (Km): 3
Difficulty: Ironroad very hard
Type of Itinerary: Short routes - Half day
Difference in height (m): 406
Difference in downhill (m): 471
Highest point (m): 2821
Lowest point (m): 2395
Duration (h.): 3