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Der Hexenstein in Vellau oberhalb Algund im Meraner Land
Photo: Tappeiner AG
Distance 4.4 km
Highest point963 m
Lowest point344 m
Along the Grabbach Steep hike in the Algund area in Merano and surroundings
Tour provided by the Algund Tourism Association
If you want to reach Vellau by a direct ascent, you need to be in good shape. Turn left at the cemetery and continue to the Grabbach stream, where you follow the path along the stream up to the 3rd bridge. Here first turn left, then soon right along the asphalted path to Blumenthalerhof. After the 4th bridge, turn left to Blumenthalerhof (No. 25) and climb to Ebeneich. There turn right and walk up through the orchard to Birbamegg. Path 25 and 26 lead through the forest to Vellau to the church. Unique panoramic view over the whole Burggrafenamt. Return by bus from Vellau.
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