Walking in Italy - some useful Italian Words and Vocabulary

camminare - to walk
la camminata/il camminato - a walker
sentiero - footpath
mulattiera - cart tack
sentiero a lungo tragitto - long distance footpath
via ferrata - iron road more info about via ferratas
campeggio - camp site
albergo - hotel
fermata autobus - bus stop
ostello della gioventu - youth hostel
parcheggio - car park
chiesa - church
castello - castle
ufficio turistico - tourist office
carta - map
chilometro/chilometri - kilometre/kilometres
curve di livello - contour lines
bosco - wood
parco nazionale - national park
parco naturale - nature reserve
bastoni da trekking - trekking poles
bastoni da pasaggio - walking stick
un paio di calzoni - a pair of socks
le calzatore hiking - hiking boots
ascesa - ascent
discesa - descent
allo stesso livello - at the same height, level/flat
dislivello - height gain
percorso - route
il percorso piu brevo - the shortest route
tempo di percorrenza - time needed for whole route
sinister - left
destra - right
sempre dritto - straight-on




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