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Lagundo

The municipality of Lagundo, situated only a little distance from Merano, stretches to the world of the Gruppo di Tessa nature park.

Lagundo is a municipality located close to Merano, stretching from 330 m to 1,500 m asl. Its vegetation comprises both fruit orchards and vineyards as well as alpine vegetation, providing a unique combination to those seeking relaxation in the heart of nature. The municipal territory comprises the villages of Riolagundo, Foresta, Riomolino (main village), Plars di Mezzo, Plars di Sopra, Ries and Velloi as well as the old village of Lagundo.

Comprising about 160 km of hiking and walking trails, first of all the Roggia di Lagundo, the municipality is a great area for those who love hiking. However, also the village itself has got some sights to offer. Characterising for Lagundo are its large number of churches and chapels. Also the Maria Steinach monastery, a bridge head of the Via Claudia Augusta as well as precious frescoes and a cup-marked stone, that is to say cult sites of pre-Christian times, are worth to be visited and testify the animated past of Lagundo.

A peculiarity: at the MeBo clearway exit, you can admire an arts project called “SteinZeit”, which was realised on the occasion of the 1,000th anniversary of Lagundo in 2002 by various South Tyrolean artists.

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  1. Riomolino
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    Riomolino

    Riomolino is considered the new centre of the municipality of Lagundo and is…
  2. Lagundo village
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    Lagundo village

    The idyllic village of Lagundo is surrounded by vineyards and fruit orchards,…
  3. Plars di Mezzo
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    Plars di Mezzo

    On the slope underneath the Roggia di Lagundo trail, there is the little hamlet of…
  4. Plars di Sopra
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    Plars di Sopra

    This picturesque village of the municipality of Lagundo is located underneath the…
  5. Foresta
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    Foresta

    The village of Foresta is famous for its brewery, known beyond borders.
  6. Ried
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    Ried

    Surrounded by flourishing fruit orchards, there is the idyllic little village of Ried.
  7. Riolagundo
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    Riolagundo

    Riolagundo is located high above the valley basin of Merano, surrounded by lushly…
  8. Velloi
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    Velloi

    High above the chief village of Lagundo, there is the village of Velloi, located in…

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