Spectacular views of the Dolomite peaks await visitors to the sunny plateau of Laion. In the birthplace of Walther von der Vogelweide, a Minnesang performer, the colourful natural splendour of changing trees unfolds in autumn, as do the white blossoms of cherry trees in springtime. At the entrance of the Val Gardena/Gröden valley lies Laion, an ideal starting point for hikes and mountain biking tours. In autumn, taverns offering Törggelen meals invite holidaymakers to sample wines and chestnuts, while the sledging trail, cross-country skiing trails and nearby ski areas are the ingredients for a varied and rewardingwinter holiday.
This walk dedicated to the minstrel Walther von der Vogelweide runs between Laion, Novale and Albions. In the future there will be information board placed at specific points along the route, on the life and work of this minstrel, to pass on this information to those walking...
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