Autumn hiking tour on the Margarete Trail in Terlano

From Terlano to the medieval Neuhaus Castle on the Margarete Trail.

On a very sunny late autumn day we drive until the village of Terlano, where we take the road towards Meltina. After some hundred metres, where the Margarethe Trail starts, we park our car at the side of the road.

The Margarete Trail was built in 1963 by the municipality of Terlano. The name of the trail goes back to Margarete, Countess of Tyrol, who lived at Neuhaus Castle. In fact, the Margarete Trail leads us along the sunny side of the mountain directly to Neuhaus Castle, where we discover the inside of the ruin, enjoy the warming sun rays and the surrounding panorama.

Author: ED

When you plan to do this hiking tour, please inform yourselves on the conditions of the trails!

Starting point: above Terlano, on the road to Meltina
Trail route: Margarete Trail - Neuhaus Castle (Maultasch Castle)
Trail numbers: „Margarethenweg“ - “Margarethenpromenade“
Altitude difference: 80 metres
Walking time: approx. 30 minutes (one way)
Experienced in: December 2010
Suitable for families? Definitely yes, since children can have a lot of fun in the inside and outside of the ruin.
More information: tourist board Terlano, tel.: +39 0471 257165,

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