Summer hiking - Prato Piazza/Plätzwiese - Rif. Vallandro/Dürrensteinhütte  

Tour details
1.9 km
Difference in height:
40 m
End point:
2031 m
Start point:
1991 m
General description

Excursion on a wonderful upland in the mids of the Natural Park with a wonderful view over the 3 Peaks and the Mountains Hohe Gails/Croda Rossa, Tofana and Monte Cristallo. Walking time: 1 hour Sign-post: No. 37


At the Plätzwiese High Plateau you can find a parking space for 100 cars.

Public transport

In the summer months you can use the bus line 443 (Welsberg/Monguelfo-Plätzwiese High Plateau) In the winter months you can use the shuttle bus from Brückele/Ponticello every 30 minutes.

Description to arrive at destination

Valley entrance Braies – road junction to Prato Piazza – continue until Ponticello. From Ponticello until Prato Piazza there is a traffic regulation (drive up is possible until 10.00 am and after 16 pm) – max. 100 cars. Bus service available.

Fancy a holiday in the mountains?
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