On the road to the Passo Palade, there is the little village of Caprile, part of the municipality of Tesimo.
Along the road to the Passo Palade, one of the most scenic panoramic roads of South Tyrol, there is the little village of Caprile. The village has got about 100 inhabitants and is located about 4 km above Tesimo, at 1,038 m asl. The S. Nicolò church dates back to the 13th century and comprises Beautiful frescoes at the outer façade.
The tranquillity and calm of nature is one of the main merits of the village. No matter if you walk to the Monte Luco, make a promenade on the mill trail “Mühlenweg” to Castel Zwingenburg or walk the “Tisner Gall”… there is something for every taste and level of difficulty. Moreover you can easily make an excursion to the neighbouring province of Trento, which can easily be reached via the Passo delle Palade. Also with cyclists and motor cyclists, this road is very popular.