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Brits hiking the trail!

Just completed the entire trail in 6 days. Stunning and on some days, arduous (we are middle aged... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Wonderful view, but you need to have a head for heights

The trekking path is really beautiful and there are many different ways of walking it. However, one... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
Bolzano, Italy
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24 Jul 2017
“Brits hiking the trail!”
19 Dec 2016
“Wonderful view, but you need to have a head for heights”
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Just completed the entire trail in 6 days. Stunning and on some days, arduous (we are middle aged but regular hillwalkers in the UK).many of the guest houses are charming ( although all but one we atsyed in had idenitcal mountain fare menus ( lots...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

The trekking path is really beautiful and there are many different ways of walking it. However, one side of the path drops steeply to the valley and it's nothing if you are afraid of heights, although there are cable ropes to guarantee your security.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank oacherle
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Only did it partially, but it was amazing! Such beauty is everywhere. Just wow, wow and wow. The small pasture dwellings add culinary joys...

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

Followed the advice of FondoTraveler when looking for things to do in this area of Italy. Great clear instructions on how to get to the basket lift up to the walking trails. Loved the winding drive up to the top then the 15 minute (or...More

Date of experience: May 2015
6  Thank TravellerIM4
Reviewed 26 January 2015

The Meraner Hohenweg is so beautiful. We went up the cable car from Dorf Tirolo to Hochmuth and had lunch. Then hiked along the trail to Leiter Alm. The scenery is simply beyond words! If you are in the area this is a MUST do....More

Date of experience: September 2014
4  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 27 June 2013

This footpath is a 5-day walk around the magnificent Texel Mountains. To give lesser mortals an easier taste of the trail, take the train from Merano to Naturns (0916am) and turn left out of the station to get the 261 bus going up the magnificent...More

Date of experience: June 2013
11  Thank Rieverrover
Reviewed 6 January 2013

We thought one of these reviews should be in English. We are local American residents and we have been coming here for 15 years. The trail is fantastic as are the lifts. We suggest the following itinerary: Drive to the village of Velloi, which is...More

Date of experience: June 2012
21  Thank FondoTraveler
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