Time to Törggele in Völlan
Between Bozen and Meran, not far from Gampenpass, on a sunny hillside above Lana, amidst scented apple-orchards, vineyards and chestnut-groves, lies the idyllic village Völlan in South Tyrol. Wonderful walks and mountainbike-tours around Völlan, unique views over the valley Etschtal, the impressive mountains of Texel Group and Tschöggelberg all the way to Rosengarten in the Dolomites – and plenty of fresh air invite to spend summers in the air-spa Völlan in the environs of Meran.
Here many walks lead past castles such as Castle Mayenburg and characteristic farms, surrounded by sunny chestnut groves and orchards, in a largely untouched nature. Whether you choose to walk along “Brandiswaal” in Lana, follow the Hiking Trail to St. Hippolyt or the other idyllic walks in Völlan and surrounding, you will find yourself amazed at the natural beauty of the place.
In the charming idyllic location amidst clean forests lies the traditional Bath of Völlan where visitors can relax in the mineral springs believed to have healing powers. Or walk along the Chestnut-Adventure-Trail and learn in ten stations all kinds of interesting facts about the fine fruit. The trail is probably the most beautiful round walk in the surroundings of Völlan and leads past gigantic wooden chestnut-hedgehogs. Visit the farmer’s museum in Völlan and take a journey to the past. Ancient tools and objects from daily life testify here of the past life style on the country.
Chestnut Festival „Keschtnriggl“
After a walk through the colourful autumn landscape, the wine farmers of Völlan invite to Törggele! Then locals welcome to their traditional and homey snuggeries, to restaurants and wine taverns and dish up savoury farmer's cooking accompanied by excellent South Tyrolean wines and roasted chestnuts. During the Chestnut Festival “Keschtnriggl” in Völlan, Prissian and Tisens, the most diverse chestnut specialties are being served offering visitors an incomparable gourmet experience.
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