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Circular Hike La Val - Prati di Rît Meadows

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Circular Hike La Val - Prati di Rît Meadows

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    Photo: Ass. turistica La Val, La Val
Map / Circular Hike La Val - Prati di Rît Meadows
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15.6 km
6:40 h
1252 m
1252 m

The panoramic hike with great views over the village of La Val and to the north face of the Sas dla Crusc / Santa Croce starts in the center of La Val and passes through the hamlets Ćiablun, Runch and Biei past the church of Santa Berbura. The Rit meadows, in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park, an UNESCO World Heritage site, are an interplay of natural environment, tranquility and peace.

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Turn-by-turn directions

From the centre of the village of La Val, follow the marked trail no. 6 as far as the St Barbara’s Church (1,509 m). From here, the trail continues to the left and goes through the hamlets of Ciablun (1,572 m), Runch (1,600 m) and Biei (1,613 m). From Biei, you continue towards the forest, where trail no. 6 takes you on to the Lé de Rit (1,865 m) and the Crusc da Rit (2,027 m), before you come back to the wayside cross and follow trail no. 13 through meadows and mountain-pine forests to the hunter’s cabin. From here you set off on trail no. 16 to Pares (2,384 m). To go back down, you walk from the hunter’s cabin on marked trail no. 16, then no. 15 and finally back on trail no. 6 into the village.

Getting there

*By car

  • Coming from Innsbruck: take the A 13 and the A 22 toll motorway and exit at Bressanone/Brixen, following the signs to Brunico/Bruneck along the Val Pusteria/Pustertal road as far as San Lorenzo/St.Lorenzen. Follow the signs to Val Badia/Gadertal 
  • Coming from Verona-Bolzano: take the A 22, exit at Bressanone/Brixen and continue as above

*By train

The nearest train stations are:

  • Brunico - 37 Km
  • Bolzano (via Passo Gardena) - 72 Km (via Brunico) – 100 Km
  • Connection train station – Alta Badia by the local bus SAD:

*By air

  • Innsbruck - 130 km
  • Munich – 330 km
  • Venice Treviso / Venice Marco Polo – 180 / 200 km
  • Verona – 213 km
  • Milan Bergamo / Milan Malpensa - 310 /400 km
  • Information airport transfer: -
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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15.6 km
6:40 h
1252 m
1252 m
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