At the foot of the hiking and skiing area Monte Elmo, there is the small village of Versciaco.
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In the east of San Candido, there is the little village of Versciaco. It comprises Versciaco di Sotto and Versciaco di Sopra, its parish church is dedicated to S. Maddalena and is a masterpiece of the Gothic period in Tyrol. By the way: if you visit the church, don't only admire the building, but also the hill that it enthrones, as it is considered one of the most striking of South Tyrol.
A tour to the summit of the Monte Elmo, a cycling tour along the cycle path of the Val Pusteria to San Candido, Lienz or Brunico, a promenade to the San Silvestro chapel or fun on the longest valley run of the Alta Val Pusteria on Monte Elmo, there are only some of the possibilities for spending active holidays in Versciaco.