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Favourite Kastelaz Path 956b3a6abd28f6fccd623440e09c8a91
Tramin on the South Tyrolean Wine Road
Family hikings
Difficulty easy
Route length 7,73 km
Duration 2 h 30 m
Ascent 261 m
Descent 261 m
Altitude 400 m 270 m
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A pleasant hike on easy forest trail in direction south to Cortaccia/Kurtatsch.

From the Rathausplatz (town hall square) ascend the Schneckenthalerstraße street up to S. Giacomo/St. Jakob. A quick detour to the beautiful Romanesque church of S. Giacomo is worthwhile. After viewing the centaurs, sciapods and other frescos, continue in a northerly direction. After a few metres the first signpost directs hikers to the Kastelazweg trail. The first few metres of the trail are steep, but soon the trail continues on a lovely, relatively flat forest road through pine and deciduous forest to Cortaccia/Kurtatsch. There are plenty of benches en route offering beautiful views of Termeno/Tramin.

It is recommended that you return on a paved panoramic road (hardly used by cars) via Ronchi/Rungg, the southernmost district of Termeno. There are a few refreshment stops along the way for thirsty hikers.

Those who are already familiar with the church of S. GIacomo may wish to follow the Kastelazweg trail earlier by turning left off Schneckenthalerstraße street after the St. Anna retirement home towards the forest.

From Brenner use the Motorway to Ora - Egna - Termeno. From here, follow the signs until Termeno (around 4kilometers from the Motorway)

Tourist Information Termeno/Tramin
Mindelheimerstra├če /Via Mindelheim 10A
39040 Termeno/Tramin (Italy)
Tel.: +39 0471 860131
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