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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 promenade in Merano or on the beautiful walking trail Tappeiner, a hiking tour along the ancient irrigation channels in Marlengo (”Marlinger Waalweg”) 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. From Tirolo to the Casera Superiore
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    From Tirolo to the Casera Superiore

    Mountain hike via the Dosso della Muta (Mutkopf) through the Val Sopranes until the…
  2. 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…
  3. The promenades of Merano and the Sissi path
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    The promenades of Merano and the Sissi path

    The empress Elitzabeth sojourned in Merano in the period in which the city…
  4. 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…
  5. Autumn hike around Verano
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    Autumn hike around Verano

    This pleasant round tour on the Verano High Plateau leads to the Malga Leadner…
  6. From Avelengo to the Sulfner Weiher pond
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    From Avelengo to the Sulfner Weiher pond

    A comfortable walk along the Bürgeleweg path from the village of Avelengo to the…
  7. Circular hike on the Postal Farm Trail
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    Circular hike on the Postal Farm Trail

    On the slope above the Val d’Adige valley, south of Merano, the mountain farms of…
  8. Knights’ Path Naturno (Rittersteig)
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    Knights' Path Naturno (Rittersteig)

    This circular hike near Plaus and Naturno leads us through orchards, along the…
  9. Walk of the three pastures in Avelengo
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    Walk of the three pastures in Avelengo

    An extended, but easy walking tour on the high plateau between Avelengo and Verano,…
  10. 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…
  11. Tisner Gall circular walk
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    Tisner Gall circular walk

    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. Walk to the Parcines waterfall
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    Walk to the Parcines waterfall

    Via the Montesole of Parcines to Tablà and further on to the famous natural…
  14. Autumnal walk along the Wallburgweg path
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    Autumnal walk along the Wallburgweg path

    This circular walk at the Monte Sole in Naturno is ideal for a beautiful autumnal…
  15. 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.…
  16. From Riolagundo to the Monte San Vigilio
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    From Riolagundo to the Monte San Vigilio

    Thanks to the Rablà/Riolagundo and Lana/Monte San Vigilio Cable Cars we can do this…
  17. Marlinger Waalweg path
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    Marlinger Waalweg path

    Walking across vineyards and meadows along a very popular path in Marlengo.
  18. Tappeiner promenade and Lagundo Waalweg path
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    Tappeiner promenade and Lagundo Waalweg path

    From the promenade in Merano to the apple and wine area of Lagundo: an 8 km long…
  19. Walking to the “Knottnkino”
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    Walking to the "Knottnkino"

    South Tyrol’s natural outdoor cinema offers a view on the great outdoors! We…
  20. Brandis Waalweg path
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    Brandis Waalweg path

    The Brandis water channels run across the sunny slopes above the village of Lana.…
  21. From Avelengo di Sopra to the Malga Moschwald
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    From Avelengo di Sopra to the Malga Moschwald

    Easy walk across blossoming meadows and shady forests from Avelengo up to the…
  22. Alpine pastures of Monte Cervina hike
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    Alpine pastures of Monte Cervina hike

    Hiking at the foot of the highest mountain of Val Sarentino Alps, the Monte Cervina…
  23. To Monte Ivigna
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    To Monte Ivigna

    From Merano 2000 to the local mountain of Scena - a mountain walk on the most…
  24. Merano high alpine path
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    Merano high alpine path

    Indulge in the pleasure of hiking around Gruppo di Tessa.
  25. From Monte S. Vigilio to S. Pancrazio
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    From Monte S. Vigilio to S. Pancrazio

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

    This moderately difficult route proceeds uphill through a mixed forest to the…

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  1. FAYN garden retreat hotel
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    FAYN garden retreat hotel

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