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Hike to the Elisabeth Monument

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  • Monument to the Empress Elisabeth
    / Monument to the Empress Elisabeth
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Distance 8.9 km
3:30 h
421 m
421 m
1,622 m
1,182 m
Empress Elisabeth of Austria (Sissi) spent her summer holiday at the Grand Hotel Carezza in 1897. Her favourite walk was dubbed the ‘Elisabeth Promenade’, and is marked with a monument in her memory.
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Highest point
1,622 m
Lowest point
1,182 m
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Coordinates:
DD
46.430779, 11.543679
DMS
46°25'50.8"N 11°32'37.2"E
UTM
32T 695425 5145055
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Turn-by-turn directions

The route leads from the bus stop near the Despar shop in Nova Levante/Welschnofen (1,156 m) on trail [7] to the Meierei tavern (1,556 m). It then leads to the Pitschöler Hof, Ladritscher Hof and Sohler Hof farms on trail [6] and than trial [3] until to the Elisabeth monument (1,566 m). Continue on trail [3] and [3B] to the Rosengarten hotel (1,320 m) and then back to Nova Levante.

An alternative route leads from the Paolina valley station bus stop in Carezza/Karersee on trail [6] to the Meierei tavern (1,556 m). It then continues via trail [6] to the Pitschöler Hof, Ladritscher Hof and Sohler Hof farms. Than on trail [3] to the Elisabeth monument (1,566 m). To return to Nova Levante, take trail [3] and [3B] back to the Rosengarten hotel (1,320 m).

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Getting there

Take highway´s exit “Bolzano Nord/Eggental”, turn right direction Bolzano/Bozen, after about 0,5 km on roundabout keep left and head towards Val d’Ega (SS 241). Keep driving up to Ponte Nova. At Ponte Nova’s crossroads, turn to the left and continue to Nova Levante until the cable car (about 20 min. from highway toll booth).

With the public bus line 180 or 184; bus stop: Centre of Nova Levante; online bus timetables: www.suedtirolmobil.info/en/

Coordinates

DD
46.430779, 11.543679
DMS
46°25'50.8"N 11°32'37.2"E
UTM
32T 695425 5145055
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Robert Reiche
May 16, 2018 · Community
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Mittwoch, 16. Mai 2018, 14:56 Uhr
Robert Reiche
May 16, 2018 · Community
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Aussicht vom Denkmal

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Mittwoch, 16. Mai 2018, 14:56 Uhr
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
8.9 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
421 m
Descent
421 m
Highest point
1,622 m
Lowest point
1,182 m

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