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Mountains and hiking

Mountain and valley, green meadows and cool forests characterise the landscape along the Wine Road in the south of South Tyrol.

While hiking along the South Tyrolean Wine Road is particularly attractive in autumn and spring in the valley and low mountain ranges, on hot summer days you are welcome to go a little higher up - e.g. to the Passo Mendola, the Salto, the Renon or the Monte Regolo. Below you will find numerous interesting hiking tips and tour suggestions for South Tyrol's south...

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  1. Oltradige Promenade from Appiano to Caldaro
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    Oltradige Promenade from Appiano to Caldaro

    A pleasant and family-friendly promenade to the neighbouring village on the South…
  2. Signato Path from Rencio to Soprabolzano
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    Signato Path from Rencio to Soprabolzano

    This hike leads us through the vineyards near S. Maddalena up to the hamlet of…
  3. Caldaro High Route to San Michele Appiano
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    Caldaro High Route to San Michele Appiano

    Autumn hike from the intermediate station of the Mendola Funicular to the village…
  4. Margarete Trail near Terlano
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    Margarete Trail near Terlano

    The Margarete Trail is the ascent from Terlano to Neuhaus Castle where “Margarete…
  5. “Katzenleiter” path from Ora to Aldino
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    "Katzenleiter" path from Ora to Aldino

    An old path proceeds from Ora to Aldino along the gorge of the Rio Nero river: When…
  6. Dürer Path
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    Dürer Path

    A hike on the traces of the famous German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer (1471 - 1528).
  7. From Ponte d’Adige to Colterenzio
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    From Ponte d'Adige to Colterenzio

    Walking from the Kaiserberg to the Marklhof and further on across the famous…
  8. From Flavon Castle to San Giacomo
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    From Flavon Castle to San Giacomo

    This short walking tour through the deciduous forests near Bolzano is recommended…
  9. To Mt. Prato del Re in the Monte Corno Nature Park
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    To Mt. Prato del Re in the Monte Corno Nature Park

    In the southernmost corner of South Tyrol, near Cauria above Salorno, the 1,625 m…
  10. From Aldino to the Pietralba Pilgrimage Site
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    From Aldino to the Pietralba Pilgrimage Site

    This short hike, in combination with a mountain breakfast, is ideal for a morning…
  11. Autum hike below Mt. Macaion
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    Autum hike below Mt. Macaion

    Nice, extensive walking tour through the woods below the striking cliff of the…
  12. To the Montalto Viewpoint near Cologna di Sopra
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    To the Montalto Viewpoint near Cologna di Sopra

    This circular walk near Cologna leads us to the ruins of the air defence site above…
  13. From Appiano to the Bergner Kreuz wind gap
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    From Appiano to the Bergner Kreuz wind gap

    A demanding tour for experienced hikers proceeds from Kreuzstein near Appiano to…
  14. From the vineyards of Bolzano to San Genesio
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    From the vineyards of Bolzano to San Genesio

    This autumn hike leads from the Bolzano district of Gries at the entrance of the…
  15. From Appiano to the Forcella Forcolana wind gap
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    From Appiano to the Forcella Forcolana wind gap

    Demanding mountain tour for experienced hikers from San Michele Appiano to the…
  16. Around Mt. Pozza at Colle
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    Around Mt. Pozza at Colle

    The little hiking area at Colle is very popular among peace seekers: It offers…
  17. From San Genesio to the Locher on the Salto
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    From San Genesio to the Locher on the Salto

    A pleasant autumn hike with wonderful panoramic view on the South Tyrolean…
  18. To Salonetto and the St. Ulrich Tavern
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    To Salonetto and the St. Ulrich Tavern

    The Vilpiano-Meltina Cable Car takes us up on the beautiful Salto High Plateau -…
  19. From Trodena to the Cislon Mountain Hut
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    From Trodena to the Cislon Mountain Hut

    This hike at the foot of Mount Cislon, accompanied by the first heralds of spring,…
  20. From Sirmiano to Gaido
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    From Sirmiano to Gaido

    This round tour in late summer takes us to the area between 600 and 1,000 m a.s.l.…
  21. To Salorno Castle above Salorno
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    To Salorno Castle above Salorno

    This walk takes us along the Vision Theme Path to the medieval castle above the…
  22. Three Castles Walk in Appiano
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    Three Castles Walk in Appiano

    The three castles Castel Corba, Castel d’Appiano and Castel Boymont are a true…
  23. From Doladizza via Olmi to Aldino
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    From Doladizza via Olmi to Aldino

    Spring hike from the hamlet of Doladizza (Kalditsch) to Aldino (1,300 m a.s.l.), a…
  24. To the Vilpiano Waterfall
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    To the Vilpiano Waterfall

    The 82 m high waterfall near the village of Vilpiano, a popular natural highlight,…
  25. From the Mendola Pass to the Oltradige Mountain Hut
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    From the Mendola Pass to the Oltradige Mountain Hut

    This mountain hike leads us to the central rise of the Mendola formation and is 16…
  26. From the old pilgrims’ hospice Klösterle to Mazzon
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    From the old pilgrims' hospice Klösterle to Mazzon

    This hike leads us through the forest above the Bassa Atesina area to the…
  27. From Tre Sentieri to Mt. Corno del Renon
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    From Tre Sentieri to Mt. Corno del Renon

    A wonderful walk through sunny meadows to the Corno del Renon, one of the most…
  28. From Cauria to Mt. Corno
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    From Cauria to Mt. Corno

    The Malga Corno mountain hut, the destination of this hike, is accessible from Salorno.
  29. From Montagna to Pinzano and Gleno
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    From Montagna to Pinzano and Gleno

    The pleasant walk in the wine-growing region of the Pinot Nero starts in the…
  30. From Settequerce to Cologna di Sopra and Bolzano
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    From Settequerce to Cologna di Sopra and Bolzano

    This autumn hike proceeds to the Noafer Hof farm in the Törggele area above the…
  31. Through the Tröpfltal valley near Caldaro
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    Through the Tröpfltal valley near Caldaro

    This walk takes us from Villa di Mezzo (Caldaro) through the Tröpfltal valley to…
  32. To the Horse Teeth above Lake Caldaro
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    To the Horse Teeth above Lake Caldaro

    This hike makes us discover some impressive rock formations and offers a…
  33. From Mezzocorona to the Kraun Mountain Hut
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    From Mezzocorona to the Kraun Mountain Hut

    Only a few kilometres south of Salorno there’s the village of Mezzocorona, the…
  34. From Casignano To the Kanzel Viewpoint
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    From Casignano To the Kanzel Viewpoint

    Short hike from the lovely hamlet of Casignano near Montagna to the Kanzel…
  35. From Grissiano to Sirmiano di Sopra
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    From Grissiano to Sirmiano di Sopra

    This hike leads us from Grissiano to the churches of St. Jacob (San Giacomo) and…
  36. Through the Rio delle Foglie Gorge near Aldino
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    Through the Rio delle Foglie Gorge near Aldino

    A jump back in time to millions years ago to discover the historic geology in the…
  37. From Vadena to the Big Monticolo Lake
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    From Vadena to the Big Monticolo Lake

    This tour rewards with a refreshing swim in the beautiful Big Lake Monticolo.
  38. Around Lake Caldaro
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    Around Lake Caldaro

    Circle Lake Caldaro and enjoy the spectacular autumn colours.
  39. To Castelchiaro Castle above Lake Caldaro
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    To Castelchiaro Castle above Lake Caldaro

    From Lake Caldaro the ruin can be reached in a short time - a hike for the whole family.
  40. To the Castelvetere hill
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    To the Castelvetere hill

    Between Villa and Ora our ascent up to the magic hill of Castelvetere (Castelfeder,…
  41. From Flavon Castle to the Virgolo hill
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    From Flavon Castle to the Virgolo hill

    In March, nature is more and more awakening. The sun is warming the porphyry rocks…
  42. From Termeno to Mt. Roen
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    From Termeno to Mt. Roen

    The Roen is a 2,116 m high mountain, where physical fitness and true hiking…
  43. From Cortaccia to Lake Favogna
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    From Cortaccia to Lake Favogna

    The way from Cortaccia to Favogna is a beautiful hike with an altitude difference…
  44. Artful Hiking
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    Artful Hiking

    Views and insights into an old cultural landscape - a report by Günther Hiessleitner.

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