Summer hiking tour to the chapel „Silvesterkirchl"  

Tour details
5.9 km
Difference in height:
399 m
quite difficult
Start point:
1488 m
End point:
1887 m
description to arrive at destination

How to reach Toblach/Dobbiaco:

From Toblach in northern direction, passing the district Wahlen/San Silvestro, until the end of the road.


Parking places are available.

Route description

The hiking tour starts at Wahlen/San Silvestro which is a fraction of Toblach/Dobbiaco. It is possible to park the car at the "Schnegger Säge". The path no. 1 leads in the middle of the wood, in the Silvestertal/Valle San Silvestro valley, till the Silvesteralm/Malga San Silvestro hut. The path to reach the chapel of Silvester passes behind the hut.

General description

On the way to the Silvesteralm/Malga San Silvestro hut you can see cows and horses.
The small chapel of Silvester/San Silvestro was constructed in the 12th century and is decorated with murals from the early Middle Ages.

Public transport

Accessible by public transport. The timetables are available on

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