Alps: South Tyrolean wine & Alpine pastures trail
Picture orderly vineyards and apple orchards as far as the eye can see as you explore the wonderful South Tyrol following our independent walking route, starting from the famous SPA center Meran. Soak into the idyllic atmosphere of the wine-growing villages as you try the local production pairing it with suitable mouth-watering delicacies in one of the most distinctive regions of Italy. Enjoy a walk in the Bozen (Bolzano) city center as you gradually transit to the wonderful alpine setting of the Mölten plateau and continue the hiking tour in the company of vast pastures and high peaks. The iconic peaks of the Dolomites, the beautiful Sarnthaler Alps, the lush Etsch valley and lake Kalterer See will accompany you throughout the tour offering some gorgeous panoramic views.
Duration7 Days I Tour Difficulty: 2 (of 5)
What is included3* hotels incl. breakfast (halfboard (6x dinners) optional upon extra payment (check Rates&Remarks for details); Luggage transfer; Cable car ascent fare Jenesien; Carefully elaborated route; Detailed route instructions in English; GPS tracks available on request; Service-Hotline
What is not includedOther meals; Fares for public transport; Entrance charges; Bus fare from Eppan – Bozen, Vöran - Meran (optional) approx. EUR 6 per person; visitors' taxes (payable locally);
Best periodmid-May, June, July, August, September, mid-October
Day 1. Individual arrival in Meran
Day 2. Meran - Nals (19km, 5,30hrs, +550m/-550m)
Day 3. Nals – Bozen (11km, 4hrs, +480m/-400m)
Day 4. Bozen - Mölten (11km, 4,30hrs, +480m/-420m)
Day 5. Circular walk Mölten (14km, 4hrs, +610m/-900m)
Day 6. Mölten - Meran (13km, 5hrs, +600m/-90m)
Day 7. Departure day.