Over 300 km of hiking trails offer something for everyone, with leisurely walks along the river Passirio or challenging climbs in the mountains of the Gruppo di Tessa in Passiria valley.
In June the alpine roses are in all their glory. It's high season for hikers and mountain lovers and the perfect time to discover the Hirzer Plateau and Nature Park Gruppo di Tessa or enjoy the sunshine along the beautiful irrigation channel paths.
The Erlweg trail leading from the Sandwirt inn directly to the Fartleishöfe farms was once the only route connecting the remote farm area to S. Leonardo. This ancient route, shaded by grey alder trees, includes inviting rest spots and vantage points.
Merano's Alta Via (the Merano High Mountain Trail) encompasses the reserve of the Tessa mountains and is one of the most beautiful paths of the Alps.
A famous trail is the European hiking road (signposted E5) that links Lake Constance to Venice and passes through Passiria valley. Near to the high road of Passiria valley you will also find the high road of Tyrol and the excursionary trail in the heart of Ötztal valley and Stubai.
Passiria valley is ideal for Nordic Walking. There are easy or more difficult paths for all levels.
Climbing in the best known and spectacular mountains in the Alps
The highest plateau in Europe, situated in the middle of the Dolomites
Cycle paths, lake Caldaro and lake Monticolo, the castles
The path 24 encompasses the reserve of the Tessa mountains