Plätzwiese high plateau

A jewel in the Dolomites

The Plätzwiese high plateau is a pasture at an altitude of 2,000 meters, with overwhelming panoramic views of the nearby mountains Dürrenstein peak and Hohe Gaisl peak and from there to the more distant peaks of Monte Cristallo and Tofane. On the Plätzwiese high plateau visitors experience nature and peace. Not least because of its inclusion in the Nature Park Fanes-Senes-Prags this jewel, surrounded by majestic peaks, has retained its unspoilt nature.

There is plenty on the Plätzwiese high plateau to keep photographers content in summer and winter. The seasons come and go and the meadows change from green to colourful, to brown and finally to white.

Plätzwiese high plateau - something for every taste
In the summer the pasture is a magnet for hikers, Nordic walkers and bikers.
In winter you can discover the high plateau on touring skis, snowshoes or simply by walking through the snow covered landscape.

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What cross country skiing enthusiasts discover time and time again is no secret for a number of national teams, because here, where the sky touches the earth, many athletes have been training for Olympic gold. Because the circuit leads through gentle terrain it is particularly well suited for fitness training and for beginners learning the sport.  T

The traffic regulation to the Plätzwiese High Plateau is again in force.

Before 10.00 and after 15.00 the Plätzwiese High Plateau can be reached by car (charges apply).

From 10.00 until 15.00 the Plätzwiese High Plateau can only be reached on foot.

From 25/12 to 31/03 the line 443 departs from Welsberg/Monguelfo to Brückele/Ponticello.

From 25/12 a bus shuttle departs from Brückele to Plätzwiese High Plateau. (Attention! Mobilcards and Holidaypass are not valid for the shuttle bus)

Regulation Brückele - Plätzwiese High Plateau Winter 2022-2023.pdf

!! Attention from Saturday, 01/04/2023 the following traffic regulations apply!!

From 01.04.23 up to and including Easter Monday 10.04.23
you can drive up at any time by car (parking lot Plätzwiese highplateau max. 100 cars), for the driveway you pay 10,00 €, in the afternoon from 3 pm 7,00 €. However, as soon as the parking lot on the Plätzwiese highplateau is fully occupied, the driveway will be closed.
You have the possibility to park in Brückele/Ponticello (6,00 € daily rate, less than 2 hours 4,00 €) and then walk to the Plätzwiese highplateau. The bus 443 no longer runs !!

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