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    Summer lifts in South Tyrol

    Cable cars and chair lifts take you quickly and easily from the valley to lofty heights, even in summer. Here you can find the summer opening times of South Tyrol's lifts.

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    Chairlift
    Chairlift Meran-Dorf Tirol
    Tirol/Tirolo, Meran/Merano and environs

    The chairlift ist the fastest and most convenient mode of transport between Dorf Tirol/Tirolo and the centre of Merano. It starts at Monte S. Benedetto and offers wonderful panoramic views of Merano.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:00 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Koenig Laurin 1
    Welschnofen/Nova Levante, Dolomites Region Eggental

    The König Laurin I aerial tram starts from the Frommer Alm (at an altitude of 1,743 m) and takes skiers, hikers, bikers, and climbers first to the midway station (at 1,977 meters above sea-level) and then with the cableway König Laurin II to the new, invisible mountain station at the Cologne Hut (2,339 meters above sea-level). Upon arrival, you'll feel that you can almost reach out with your hand and touch the face of the "Rose Garden" cliffs, and you can enjoy the fascinating view of all of South Tyrol and the Latemar – declared a World Nature Heritage Site of the Dolomites by UNESCO. Each gondola features ten seats and, in the summer, can also be used to transport bicycles to the midway station.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:09 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Ortisei-Furnes
    Urtijëi/Ortisei, Dolomites Region Val Gardena

    The Alpe di Seceda is located on the sunny side of Val Gardena, at the foot of the Parco Naturale Cisles-Odle (nature reserve), part of the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage and represents an ideal base for hikes and climbing tours.

    At the top station of the cable car you can enjoy a marvellous view of almost the entire South Tyrol as well as of the mountains in Trentino, Lombardy and Austria. Last but not least, you can admire the breathtaking peaks of the nearby Dolomites, of course: from the Tofane, the Sciliar and the Sella Massif to the Sassolungo and the "pearl" of the Dolomites, the "Marmolada".

    From the Seceda summit you can enjoy a wonderful view of the Dolomites and of all the mountains in South Tyrol - from Ortles to Großglockner (Austria).

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:12 min duration
    Chairlift
    Chairlift
    Lana, Meran/Merano and environs

    Cosy and nostalgic single chair lift which takes you from 1500 metres at 1814 metres. Enjoy the ride through the beautiful larch Woods and on the way back will experience breathtaking views of the Dolomites.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:15 min duration
    Orbit
    Gondola Falzeben
    Hafling/Avelengo, Meran/Merano and environs

    From the Falzeben car park above the village of Avelengo, the Falzeben gondola lift runs all the way to the mountain station of the Merano 2000 ropeway at Pivigna.

    On a quick and convenient ride to the peak, the gondola lift offers wonderful panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes of craggy peaks and deep valleys.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Chairlift
    Chairlift Mittager
    Hafling/Avelengo, Meran/Merano and environs

    This two-seater chairlift runs up to the Mittager peak at 2,260 m above sea level in both winter and summer. At the top, expect jaw-dropping panoramic views of the South Tyrolean mountains: The vistas of the famous Dolomite peaks in the distance are simply breath-taking.

    The Mittager chairlift is open to pedestrians year-round.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Rosskopf Cable car
    Sterzing/Vipiteno, Sterzing/Vipiteno and environs
    The ski area Rosskopf / Monte Cavallo is situated only few minutes away from the historical towncentre of Sterzing / Vipiteno in South Tyrol. On the "sunny terrace" of Sterzing, visitors enjoy spectacular panoramic views that reach all the way to the Dolomites. 

    In winter, in addition to 20 km of sunny slopes for skiing, beautifull snowshoe hikes and long toboggan rides await you all winter long. The Rosskof run is Italy’s longest illuminated and artificial snow covered toboggan trail. Off the slopes you will find various idyllic cozy mountain huts and shelters with great culinary dishes, influenced by the Austrian and Italian cuisine. 

    In summer the Rosskopf offers a great pasture landscapes and beautiful hiking trails and a few adventurous attractions for all ages.
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:15 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Ortisei - Alpe di Siusi
    Urtijëi/Ortisei, Dolomites Region Val Gardena
    In a few minutes, from the centre of Ortisei our ropeway will take you to the Alpe di Siusi mountain plateau , the sunniest part of the Dolomites.

    The Alpe di Siusi is the largest high alpine pasture and one of the most famous ski and excursion areas of Europe with its 52 km² mountain surrounded alpine pastures.

    The Alpe di Siusi is well-known all over the world for its colourful flowers in the summer and its glittering blanket of snow in the winter.
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:09 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Tre Cime
    Sexten/Sesto, Dolomites Region 3 Zinnen

    The new detachable cable car Three Peaks (seats 8) takes you up from Signaue to Stiergarten, where once the bulls spent their summers. Today you can reach the Croda Rossa from the Stiergarten. In addition, a real snowshoe hiking paradise awaits you with a view of the Three Peaks included. 

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Chairlift
    Gardoné-Passo Feudo
    Deutschnofen/Nova Ponente, Dolomites Region Eggental

    The four-person chairlift with canopy will take you from Gardonè (1650 m) to Passo Feudo (2200 m). We are in the presence of Latemar, a World Heritage Site, and here, the panorama is exceptional. This is the start of the geological trail, Geotrail Dos Capèl (created in conjunction with the MUSE Science Museum of Trento and the Geological Museum of the Dolomites in Predazzo), and of excursions that will take you out to discover the peaks of Latemar, such as the famous “Tower of Pisa (2671 m), and tours of Latemar by mountain bike.

    Departure altitude: 1650 m

    Arrival altitude: 2200 m

    Length: 1700 m

    Hourly capacity: 2000 persons/hour

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Pfannspitze
    Brixen/Bressanone, Brixen/Bressanone and environs

    The 10-person gondola lift was taken into operation in 2016 and carries passengers in summer and winter from the village of Schihütte up to the Pfannspitz mountain.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:04 min duration
    Chairlift
    Al Sole
    Kastelruth/Castelrotto, Dolomites Region Seiser Alm
    The Sole chairlift is another lift on the Seiser Alm and is located in the Piz zone. In just a few minutes you can easily reach the Piz a unique viewpoint. Here you will find a breathtaking mountain scenery consisting of the Gruppo del Sella, Sassolungo, Sassopiatto and the Sciliar surrounding the Seiser Alm. The chairlift Sonne brings you quickly to the cablecar to Ortisei.

    In summer the mountain station is an ideal starting point for walks and ambitious excursions or just a relaxing place with a beautiful view.
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:06 min duration
    Chairlift
    Oberholz
    Deutschnofen/Nova Ponente, Dolomites Region Eggental
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Ropeway
    Hochmuth Cablecar
    Tirol/Tirolo, Meran/Merano and environs

    The cablecar takes you from Dorf Tirol/Tirolo (650 m) to Hochmuth (1400 m) within 5 minutes. You'll reach a wonderful mountain-scenery with a uniqe view above Merano and the so called "Etsch-Valley." There are various trekking possibilities: from an easy and delightful declimb to the funiculars base station to the wonderful round walk along the Spronser lakes and to the peaks of the Texel Group.

    Journeys half-hourly. Continuous service at peak times (every 5 minutes).

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:04 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Ratschings-Jaufen/Racines Giovo
    Ratschings/Racines, Sterzing/Vipiteno and environs

    A short trip across the enchanting Ratschingstal valley takes you to the bottom station of the Ratschings-Jaufen lift. Already during the comfortable ascent with the ultra-modern 8-seat cable car, you can admire the fantastic winter landscape around you that will make you look forward to a wonderful day of skiing. High above, at 2,150 m, you are already in the middle of pure snow fun.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:12 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Ciampinoi
    Sëlva/Selva, Dolomites Region Val Gardena

    Covered with pines, the Ciampinoi mountain rises to the south of Selva Gardena sheltered by Sassolungo, a majestic peak in the Dolomites, which towers above it.

    The Sassolungo summit dominates Val Gardena with its three residential areas. From the valley bottom the visitor can admire the Odle, Cir, Sella, and Sciliar peaks in the immediate surroundings, the Tofane further away in Veneto, the Ortles and Adamello groups in the west or even some distant mountains in Austria.

    The ultimate fun for freeride junkies and those who want to become one. The freeride track starts directly on the top of Ciampinoi.

    In winter the ski runs, which have been known since the late 1930s and hosted the 1970 Alpine Skiing World Championships, offer fantastic descents towards Selva Gardena, Santa Cristina and Plan de Gralba.

    The lifts and slopes of Ciampinoi are linked to the famous Sellaronda ski circuit, which allows the skier to ski all four valleys surrounding the spectacular Sella Group.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Ropeway
    Cable car Hirzer
    Schenna/Scena, Meran/Merano and environs

    Within a few minutes, the Hirzer aerial tram takes you 1.500 m higher, right to the heart of one of the most amazing hiking areas in the Merano disctrict. From the Klammeben top station, located almost 2.000 m above sea level, you can oversee the sunny Hirzer plateau with its network of hiking trails that meets all preferences: you may choose a lovely and relaxing walk to an alpine inn just as a demanding high alpine hiking tour to the top of the Hirzer-Cervina or one of the many other mountain peaks within range. 

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:00 min duration
    Orbit
    Cable car Malga San Valentino
    Graun im Vinschgau/Curon Venosta, Vinschgau/Val Venosta
    The Haideralmbahn, which is centrally located in the village, shines in winter with offers for everyone. From winter hikes, beginner's slopes and wonder carpet to a fantastic downhill run. You can take a break in the restaurant right next to the mountain station, so that non-skiers can also enjoy a warm meal without any problems. A ski tour & snowshoe evening is also organised weekly

    In summer you will be taken to the wonderful hiking area. Children will enjoy the various attractions, while parents can pamper themselves on the magnificent panoramic terrace. The number of hiking possibilities knows no limits.
    A little insider tip: The panoramic trail Haideralm - Schöneben
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:00 min duration
    Ropeway
    Burgstall-Vöran Funicular
    Vöran/Verano, Meran/Merano and environs

    The mountain community of Vöran/Verano, situated on the Tschögglberg Mountain Plateau, is one of the sunniest areas in all of South Tyrol. Here, the sun rises earlier and sets later than down in the valleys. Vöran is a real hiking paradise today.
    You can reach Vöran from the village of Burgstall/Postal, between Meran/Merano and Bolzano/Bozen, in just five minutes by the cable car. Bus stop near the valley station in Burgstall (bus line "Bolzano-Meran" or "Citybus Lana").

    SCHEDULE:
    On workdays: from 7.00 a.m. until 7.40 p.m. every 20 minutes (except 8.20 a.m. and 8.40 a.m.). From May 1st to September 30th last ride on 8 p.m.

    On sundays and public holidays: from 8.20 a.m. until 12.00 a.m. and from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. From May 1st to September 30th last ride on 8 p.m.

    TICKET PRICES:

    One ride/ Rount trip
    Ordinary ticket 6,00 € / 10,00 €
    Dog 5,00 € / 6,00 €
    Bicycle 5,00 € / 6,00 €
    Paraglider 3,00 € / 6,00 €

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:04 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Korer
    Bruneck/Brunico, Dolomites Region Kronplatz/Plan de Corones
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:06 min duration
    Chairlift
    Monte Baranci
    Innichen/San Candido, Dolomites Region 3 Zinnen

    The Monte Baranci is the ski mountain for families. The four-seater chairlift is 3 minutes from the centre of San Candido and takes you up quickly to 1,500 m above sea level. A true paradise for families awaits you there: family-friendly slopes, a kidscross slope, the circular trail in the realm of Gigante Baranci and an adventurous toboggan run. Fun and entertainment for young and old are guaranteed!

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Ropeway
    Cablecar San Vigilio/Vigiljoch
    Lana, Meran/Merano and environs

    Europe's third-oldest cable car, built in 1912, takes you up to the Vigiljoch - which is now back in operation after a 9-month construction period, completely renovated to the latest state of the art. The ride from 334 to 1,500 metres in the new comfortable cabin for 40 people now takes only 6 minutes. The valley station is located in the centre of Lana, only a 2-minute walk from the Oberlana bus station.

    Tickets available at the cable car valley station. Information on prices at www.vigiljoch.com

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Schwemmalm cable car
    Ulten/Ultimo, Meran/Merano and environs
    The Schwemmalm cable car takes hikers, bikers and paragliders from the valley station near the village of Kuppelwies to the 2,100-metre-high Schwemmalm.
    Numerous easy, but also challenging hiking trails that lead to traditional huts start directly at the top station.
    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:00 min duration
    Cabinet train
    Plose 1
    Brixen/Bressanone, Brixen/Bressanone and environs

    The gondola lift for six people starts at the bottom station in St. Andrä and goes up to the mountain station in Kreuztal, rising almost 1000 metres in altitude. It is in operation in summer and winter and is the perfect starting point for the hiking and skiing area.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:12 min duration
    Ropeway
    Furnes - Seceda
    Urtijëi/Ortisei, Dolomites Region Val Gardena

    The Alpe di Seceda is located on the sunny side of Val Gardena, at the foot of the Parco Naturale Cisles-Odle (nature reserve), part of the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage and represents an ideal base for hikes and climbing tours.

    At the top station of the cable car you can enjoy a marvellous view of almost the entire South Tyrol as well as of the mountains in Trentino, Lombardy and Austria. Last but not least, you can admire the breathtaking peaks of the nearby Dolomites, of course: from the Tofane, the Sciliar and the Sella Massif to the Sassolungo and the "pearl" of the Dolomites, the "Marmolada".

    From the Seceda summit you can enjoy a wonderful view of the Dolomites and of all the mountains in South Tyrol - from Ortles to Großglockner (Austria).

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:09 min duration
    Orbit
    Cabin lift Belpiano
    Graun im Vinschgau/Curon Venosta, Vinschgau/Val Venosta

    The skiing area in the middle of the lake landscape in Reschen does justice to its name: 15 lifts, snow guarantee until spring and wide slopes offer variety for families, snowboarders and skiers. 65 kilometres of perfectly groomed pistes and the lifts promise a varied skiing day in the Venosta valley. A skiing area for families

    In summer, the Schöneben cable car takes both hikers and bikers to the top. Once you reach the top, it is a true paradise for active holidays. Especially the 3-country Enduro Trails are a paradise for adrenalin junkies. You can take a break either in the mountain restaurant or in Sciuri at the valley station

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:00 min duration
    Chairlift
    Palmschoss
    Brixen/Bressanone, Brixen/Bressanone and environs

    The 2-seater chairlift brings hikers and bikers from Palmschoß to Kreuztal in summer and is also in operation for skiers in winter.

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:06 min duration
    Ropeway
    Merano 2000 Ropeway
    Meran/Merano, Meran/Merano and environs

    It's a mere seven-minute ride on South Tyrol's largest ropeway to what the locals lovingly call the sun deck of Merano – that's award-winning architecture and sustainable mobility fused into one of the most cutting-edge ropeway systems in the Alps.

    With services running every 15 minutes, each cabin can carry up to 120 passengers (plus one cabin attendant) from the city right to the doorstep of the skiing and hiking resort of Merano 2000 – at an altitude of 2,000 m above sea-level.

    Departure: every 15minutes.
    Watch out: only cabin no. 2 stops at the middle station (only during summer).

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:07 min duration
    Ropeway
    Cable car Taser
    Schenna/Scena, Meran/Merano and environs

    In just a few minutes the Taser cable car takes you comfortably from the valley station in Scena to 1.450 metres in altitude to the natural and excursionist paradise of Mount Scena. The Malga Taser situated close to the station at the top, offers culinary delights and relaxation in its purest form. Enjoy some time of tranquillity far away from the frenzy of daily life and take pleasure in the magnificent mountain scenery overlooking Merano. Some very special surprises await the younger guests: a large playground area, a games room for the colder days, an alpine zoo and our panoramic high ropes course are just some of the numerous highlights reserved for children.

    From Malga Taser and the top cable car station it is possible to take part in the most beautiful excursions that the world of the Meranese mountains has to offer. From pleasant walks for all the family to relaxing excursions, or challenging tours at high altitude: there’s something for all tastes. Expert mountaineers, for example, can climb Mount Ivigna (2.581m) or Mount Hirzer (2.781m) whilst the Alta Via Taser is ideal for hiking lovers or for families.

    Even mountain bike fans are welcome and can have fun on Mount Scena along some fantastic routes dedicated to mountain bikes and thrilling runs. From 1.30pm bikes can also be transported via the cable car.

    Enjoy unforgettable experiences in the mountains, splendid excursions, mountain bike tours and breathtaking views over Merano and the surrounding area in a holiday paradise above Scena.

    The cable car operates from 9th June to 1st September on Sundays and public holidays until 7 pm.

    PRICES

    Outward & return journey
    with GuestCard        adults 12,00 €
                                     children 6,00 €*
    without GuestCard   adults 13,50 €
                                     children 6,00 €*

    One-way ticket
    with GuestCard        adults 8,60 €
                                     children 4,30 €*
    without GuestCard  adults 9,70 €
                                    children 4,30 €*

    *Children reduction from 6-15 years

    Bicycles are transported from 1.30 p.m - 6 p.m

    Difficulty: easy
    0 altitude up
    0h:04 min duration
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