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Burgweg trail from Algund/Lagundo to Schloss Tirol castle

Duration: 3h
Length: 9,4 km
Difficulty: Media
Altitude uphill: 423 hm
Altitude downhill: 423 hm
Highest point: 626 m
Municipality: Lagundo
A leisurely hike that promises a wonderful view of the Merano region.
General description
A wonderful hike that leads via the Burg and Ochsentodweg to Thurnstein Castle and further to Tirol Castle.
You can already feel the Mediterranean climate here.
This hike is also suitable for families.
Route description

From Algund/Lagundo follow the road to the valley station of the chairlift to Vellau/Velloi. Take the Burgweg trail no. 20 until Café Conrad and follow the Ochsentodweg trail until Schloss Thurnstein castle and Schloss Tirol castle. Descend along the Brunnenburgweg trail down to the Gnaidweg road and continue down to the road to Schloss Thurnstein castle. Cross the suspension bridge after a short distance and follow the Algund Waalweg canal trail until the junction with the Grabbachweg trail that takes you to the centre of Algund/Lagundo.

Description to arrive at destination

Via the Adige Valley, take the MeBo highway to the Algund exit.
Coming from Vinschgau, Algund is right before Merano.


Hiking with children


Parking at the center of Algund, opposite the town hall (at additional costs).

Public transport

By train to Merano and by bus line 235 or 213 to Algund.