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Hiking in Merano und surroundings

Promenades, “Waalwege“ and long-distance hiking trails: everything is possible in Merano and its surroundings.

A romantic walk along the famous promenades in Merano or on the beautiful Tappeiner Path, a hike along the ancient irrigation channels in Marlengo or a tour of several days on the popular Alta Via di Merano: In Merano you can spend both relaxing and challenging days. Whatever you prefer, Merano offers you a great variety of walking and hiking destinations.

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  1. Merano’s Promenades and the Sissi Path
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    Merano's Promenades and the Sissi Path

    The empress Elitzabeth sojourned in Merano in the period in which the city…
  2. Merano High Route
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    Merano High Route

    Indulge in the pleasure of hiking around Gruppo di Tessa.
  3. From Tirolo to the Casera Superiore Mountain Hut
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    From Tirolo to the Casera Superiore Mountain Hut

    Mountain hike via the Dosso della Muta (Mutkopf) through the Val Sopranes until the…
  4. From Tirolo to Velloi
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    From Tirolo to Velloi

    From the vineyards near Tirolo Castle, this hike takes us through the forest up to…
  5. Via Montefranco to St. Catherine
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    Via Montefranco to St. Catherine

    Uphill hike from the Val di Nova valley to the power place at the St. Catherine…
  6. Prissiano forest and castle tour
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    Prissiano forest and castle tour

    The surroundings of Prissiano are rich in nature and scenic diversity, but also in…
  7. Along the Waalweg path from Verdins to Scena
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    Along the Waalweg path from Verdins to Scena

    This expansive but comfortable walking tour at the slopes above Verdins and Scena…
  8. Around the Hirschenbichl hill in Verano
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    Around the Hirschenbichl hill in Verano

    This pleasant round tour on the Verano High Plateau leads to the Malga Leadner…
  9. From Avelengo to the Sulfner Pond
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    From Avelengo to the Sulfner Pond

    A comfortable walk along the Bürgeleweg path from the village of Avelengo to the…
  10. To the three pastures of Avelengo
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    To the three pastures of Avelengo

    An extended, but easy walking tour on the high plateau between Avelengo and Verano,…
  11. Around the Tisner Gall near Tesimo
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    Around the Tisner Gall near Tesimo

    The Tisner Gall is a 1,630 m high hill between the Monte Luco mountain and the…
  12. From Tirolo to the Muta Farms
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    From Tirolo to the Muta Farms

    This nice excursion in the area of Merano is recommended especially in autumn for…
  13. To the Parcines Waterfall
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    To the Parcines Waterfall

    Via the Montesole of Parcines to Tablà and further on to the famous natural…
  14. From Riolagundo to Mt. San Vigilio
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    From Riolagundo to Mt. San Vigilio

    Thanks to the Rablà/Riolagundo and Lana/Monte San Vigilio Cable Cars we can do this…
  15. To the Knottnkino viewpoint
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    To the Knottnkino viewpoint

    South Tyrol’s natural outdoor cinema offers a view on the great outdoors: We…
  16. From Avelengo to the Moschwald Mountain Hut
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    From Avelengo to the Moschwald Mountain Hut

    Easy walk across blossoming meadows and shady forests from Avelengo up to the…
  17. To the alpine pastures on Mt. Cervina
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    To the alpine pastures on Mt. Cervina

    Hiking at the foot of the highest mountain of the Val Sarentino Alps, the Monte…
  18. From Merano 2000 to Mt. Ivigna
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    From Merano 2000 to Mt. Ivigna

    From Merano 2000 to the local mountain of Scena - a mountain hike on the most…
  19. From Mt. San Vigilio to San Pancrazio
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    From Mt. San Vigilio to San Pancrazio

    A walking tour in early autumn starting at the mountain above Lana into the Val d’Ultimo.
  20. From the Val di Nova valley to the Gsteierhof tavern
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    From the Val di Nova valley to the Gsteierhof tavern

    This moderately difficult route proceeds uphill through a mixed forest to the…
  21. Knights’ Path of Naturno (Rittersteig)
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    Knights' Path of Naturno (Rittersteig)

    This circular hike near Plaus and Naturno leads us through orchards, along the…
  22. Postal Farm Trail
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    Postal Farm Trail

    On the slope above the Val d’Adige valley, south of Merano, the mountain farms of…
  23. Acquaviva Path and St. Hippolytus
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    Acquaviva Path and St. Hippolytus

    Round trip in the area of Lana, Tesimo and Foiana to the famous hill of St.…
  24. Wallburg Path of Naturno
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    Wallburg Path of Naturno

    This circular walk at the Monte Sole in Naturno is ideal for a beautiful autumnal…
  25. Meadow Path near Scena
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    Meadow Path near Scena

    In April, when the apple trees are in full bloom, this comfortable circular walk…
  26. Tappeiner Promenade and Lagundo Waalweg
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    Tappeiner Promenade and Lagundo Waalweg

    From the promenade in Merano to the apple and wine area of Lagundo: an 8 km long…
  27. Marlengo Waalweg path
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    Marlengo Waalweg path

    Walking across vineyards and meadows along a very popular path in Marlengo.
  28. Brandis Waalweg path in Lana
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    Brandis Waalweg path in Lana

    The Brandis water channels run across the sunny slopes above the village of Lana:…

Suggested accommodations

  1. FAYN garden retreat hotel
    FAYN garden retreat hotel
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    FAYN garden retreat hotel

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