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Artistic Walk

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The Artistic Walk combines nature and culture and is of interest for the whole family.
easy
Distance 1 km
0:20 h
49 m
49 m
1,578 m
1,529 m
Circular walk departing from the Chiesa Santa Maria degli Angeli designes by the worldfamous Architect Mario Botta, and with the artistic intervention of Enzo Cucchi, located at Alpe Foppa.Along the walk, which is surrounded by a wonderful panoramic view, you find the following sculptures from different artists: 

Regularly changing exhibitions of artists take place at Alpe Foppa. Each exhibition lasts for two years.

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We recommend walking it clockwise.
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Update: August 29, 2022
Difficulty
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Highest point
1,578 m
Lowest point
1,529 m
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Ristorante Alpe Foppa

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Ristorante Alpe Foppa (1,532 m)
Coordinates:
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2'712'448E 1'108'335N
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46.117138, 8.893264
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46°07'01.7"N 8°53'35.8"E
UTM
32T 491752 5107068
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Ristorante Alpe Foppa

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Coordinates

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2'712'448E 1'108'335N
DD
46.117138, 8.893264
DMS
46°07'01.7"N 8°53'35.8"E
UTM
32T 491752 5107068
w3w 
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
1 km
Duration
0:20 h
Ascent
49 m
Descent
49 m
Highest point
1,578 m
Lowest point
1,529 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Cableway ascent/descent

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