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From Algund to the Partschins water falls

Duration: 3,47 h
Length: 9,41 km
Difficulty: Medium
Difficulty: Difficult
Altitude uphill: 892 hm
Altitude downhill: 122 hm
Highest point: 1102 m
The Parcines waterfall is a breathtaking natural spectacle.
General description

Considered one of the most spectacular in the Alps, the Parcines waterfall cascades down the rock face from a height of almost 100 m. It is particularly impressive in early spring with the melting of snow, when as many as 10,000 liters of water per second flow into the Zielbach torrent.


Route description

A day excursion to the Partschins water falls in the North-West of Algund: Take path 7 from the dairy in Algund in the direction of Mitter- and Oberplars until you come to Saxner mill. Turn left in the direction of Partschins. Then walk from Gasthof Niedermair along the Partschins irrigation channel road to the Ziel Valley, using path 8 until you come to the birch wood forest. There, take path 8 towards the Gasthof Wasserfall or turn left along the Zielbach until you ascend to the water falls. Return journey: from Partschins, take the Waalweg and the "myths-path" (Sagenweg) to Oberplars, then path 7 to Mitterplars and the centre of Algund.


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

Public transport

By bus line 213 or 235 to Algund, bus stop at the town hall.

Tourist Office Algund
Hans Gamper Place 3
I-39022 Algund bei Meran (BZ)
South Tyrol - Italy
+39 0473 448600
November - end of March:
MON-THU 8.30 am - 12.30 am & 2 pm - 6 pm
FRI 8.30 am - 12.30 am & 1 pm - 5 pm
SAT* & SUN closed
* Between 26 November and 25 December also open on Saturdays from 09.00 - 12.00.
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