A region full of contrasts: Mediterranean climate in the valley, ice and snow on the peaks of the surrounding mountains. South Tyrol, home of famous mountaineers: Luis Trenker and Reinhold Messner. Messner spends the summer months at Juval Castle at the entrance of Val Senales in the Vinschgau District – in close proximity to the Preidlhof, Feldhof and Lindenhof Dolce Vita Hiking Hotels.
Juval Castle – Kastelbell tour
InStarting in Naturns, the tour leads uphill to the castle of the legendary mountaineer Reinhold Messner. Juval Castle is open daily from April until June and September until November. A good opportunity to visit Messner’s arts collection. A trail along the irrigation channel leads from the castle past a Jausen station (place to stop for a break and refreshment) and continues to Kasten Castle. The last section leads into the village centre of Kastelbell and the castle of the same name. The way back to Naturns is accomplished by using the ”Vinschger Bahn“ (Vinschgau railways).
Duration of the hiking tour: 3 hours
Level of difficulty: easy
Dolce Vita after hiking in South Tyrol
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