The tales of robbers and heroes stemming from the Puschlav’s period of smuggling certainly sound romantic... Coffee and cigarettes in particular were transported to Italy along remote mountain paths. Whether this constituted a romantic adventure seems implausible. Rather it was the economic pressures on valley inhabitants that drove them to take such risks. Nevertheless, the once secret paths still seemed wondrous. Brusio – Tirano 2.5 hours.
The careful planning of a tour will ensure that you also derive the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from it. Please take the time to contact the local information centre and enquire about route and weather conditions before setting off. Your intended trail may be fully or partially closed, depending on the time of year and weather conditions.