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Entry to over 90 museums at no charge
Free use of selected cable cars
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Leiter Alm - Hochganghaus - Gamplweg - Vellau

Duration: 3,52 h
Length: 11,66 km
Difficulty: Difficult
Altitude uphill: 493 hm
Altitude downhill: 1150 hm
Highest point: 1837 m
General description

Friendly atmosphere, Tyrolean dishes, camp bed, board games, the "Hochganghaus" invites you to stop. For families and hikers who enjoy the beauty of the mountains.

Route description

If you fancy a little change and a more demanding hiking trip, then we invite you to take the basket lift facility to the Leiter Alm. 
From there, take path # 24 until you come to the Hochgang refuge hut. 
For the return journey, take the Partschins path # 7 to the Gamplwiese (approx. 20 minutes), then turn sharp left. 
Walk across the Töllgraben and make your way to the Oberplatzer on path # 26. Walk down to the Kienegger and Vellau. 

description to arrive at destination

Via the Adige Valley, take the MeBo expressway to the Algund exit and follow to Vellau.
Coming from Vinschgau, Algund is just before Merano.

Mountain & Alpine Hiking

Parking place next tp the Cable Car station at Vellau.

Public transport

By train to Merano and by bus line 235 to Vellau at Algund.
On the following page you will find the travel times for public transport (www.sii.it).

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