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Be Outdoor. Be Free

No sport comes nearer to human needs as outdoor sports: whether you want to keep to a lower pace or are searching for adrenaline - movement in the open air is always good for body and spirit.

 

Outdoor sports and leisure aktivities on Merano 2000 - the sun terrace above Merano and Avelengo (South Tyrol)

A WORLD OF POSSIBILITIES...

Merano 2000 is an ideal place for leisure aktivities in the open air.

Mountain biking, running, climbing, paragliding, horse riding or downhilling... come up and cool down!

VIA FERRATA "HEINI HOLZER"


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Due to the nature of the new via ferrata, the climb can be a bit of an adventure for less experienced mountaineers as well as mountaineering families with children who like walking and climbing. The minimum recommended height is 1.50 m.

NOTE:

- Climbing the via ferrata is undertaken at your own risk
- A full set of equipment (a via ferrata set and helmet) is mandatory
- Because the ascent is southward, it is recommended to set off early and to take sufficient water supplies

BASIC INFORMATION:

  • Route length: 1 km
  • Altitude: 550 m
  • Difficulty level: medium - Levels A-B with sections at B/C
  • Time required: 2-4 hours

ASCENT:

From Piffinger Köpfl mountain restaurant, follow path No. 3 until you reach a fork in the road, which branches off to the left onto route No. 18, the "Schartlweg" trail, and then continue to the signposted entrance to the via ferrata.

RENTAL SET VIA FERRATA:

- Stricker-Shop at the mountain station
  25 € for adults, 18 € for children
Sportler Alpin (Portici 60) in Merano

Merano 2000, via ferrata, set via ferrata, rental

BREAKFAST

Every saturday and sunday from 7 o'clock the Kuhleiten hut offers a delicious breakfast. 

Only with reservation: 347 714 3277


SPEED HIKING TRAIL


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Speed Hiking Trail from Val di Nova to the mountain station Merano 2000 - above Avelengo (South Tyrol)

SPEED HIKING TRAIL: TRAIL, TICKETS & TRAINING

Path: Valley station – moutain station Merano 2000

Difficulty: very long, but with a steep incline in only in a few sections
Path length: 7.9 km
Altitude difference: almost 1270 m
Lowest and highest point: 647 m – 1985 m 
Time required: depending on degree of physical fitness between  1h 30min and 4h 20min
Descent with Ropeway: every 15 minutes from 9:00 to 17:00; in July and August until 18.00; possibility to board also at the intermediate station (Gsteier) every 30 minutes.

Tickets

  • 1 descent from the mountainstation -> 13.50 €
  • 1 descent from the intermediate station -> 9.50 €

The Speed Hiking Ticket -> 45 €

For Speed Hikers, the Ropeway Merano 2000 offers a 30-point-ticket. This special ticket can be purchased at the vally station of the ropeway. It is only valid for decents and is non- transferable. The amount on the ticket is deducted at the mountain station or upon boarding at the intermediate station.

  • Descent from the mountainstation -> 3 points
  • Descent from the intermediate station -> 2 points
Horseback rides and carriage horse rides on Merano 2000/Avelengo/South Tyrol

HORSE-DRAWN: CARRIAGE RIDES AND HORSEBACK RIDING


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VIP GONDOLA

Unspoilt views of lush green forests and craggy peaks – and no-one there but your loved ones.

Sit back with a glass of Champagne or two, take in the awe-inspiring scenery and unwind in this singular, lavishly equipped VIP gondola of the Gondola Falzeben: Treat yourself to luxurious whole hours all to yourselves and gently float atop the trees and meadows.

Booking is required and must be made no later than 4 days before the date of your choice. The VIP gondola can carry up to 4 passengers and can be booked during the lift opening hours. Contact us:

PRICE FOR 2 HOURS:

  • 2-3 people: 159,00 Euro
  • 4 people: 239,00 Euro

TANDEM FLIGHTS

With Tandemclub Ifinger

Information & registration: +39 339 7631715


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Tandem flights with FlyHirzer from Merano 2000 to the valley
Spectacular mountain bike routes and breathtaking panorama view on Merano 2000

MOUNTAIN BIKING ON MERANO 2000

Explore spectacular routes and the breathtaking scenery above Merano and the surrounding mountains by bike.


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