Mountain tour Premium content

The Rifugio Europa (Europahütte) mountain hut and the Punta del Lago Romito (Wildseespitze) Peak

Mountain tour · Eisacktal
Responsible for this content
Sentres Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Spectacular view from the rifugio Europa haven. 
    Spectacular view from the rifugio Europa haven. 
    Photo: Athesia Verlagsanstalt
m 2800 2600 2400 2200 2000 1800 1600 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km
Distance 17 km
7:34 h
1,109 m
1,109 m
2,692 m
1,800 m
Lovely refuge on an impressive mountain
Mountain hut and easy to reach summit on the north side of Val di Vizze (Pfitschertal) Valley

From Vipiteno (Sterzing), drive through Val di Vizze (Pfitschtal) Valley onto the unpaved road up to the Passo di Vizze (Pfitscher Joch). Continue up to the road for 4 km and stop at the fourth bend in the road (1,806 m; large parking lot; the public street ends here). From there, follow signs for the Landshuter Europa Hütte mountain hut. After a short hike up, go left at the fork in the path onto Trail No. 4A, which ascends steeply. Continue hiking through the forest up to the abandoned Malga Griep (Griepalm) alpine pasture and further on to the Alta Via di Landshut (Landshuter Höhenweg) high trail. Follow Trail No. 3, initially crossing slopes and finally, ascending up switchbacks to the Rifugio Europa (Landshuter Europahütte) mountain hut (2,693m; open only in summer; about 3 hours from the starting point). From the hut, continue west following Trail No. 3 over a flat ridge towards the summit and climb the rocky north side of the mountain, which is secured by ropes. Then it's a


Parts of this content were machine translated using German as the source language

Unlock all features with Pro+
With Pro+ you gain access to the route's details, including directions, pictures, the GPS track and other valuable information.

Already unlocked? 

Premium content Premium routes are provided by professional authors or publishers.
Publisher Sentres
 South Tyrol's # 1 touring portal 

 Holidays in South Tyrol for active people! The most beautiful hiking trails and bike routes, hotels, guesthouses, holiday apartments and farms for a relaxing holiday in South Tyrol. South Tyrol offers a varied landscape, from the Dolomites to the glaciers of the Ortler Group and to the Mediterranean landscapes around the spa town of Merano and Lake Caldaro. Walks along the irrigation channels, family hikes to alpine pastures, fixed rope routes for adventurous people, flowing trails for bikers and the best ways to enjoy the winter. Discover South Tyrol with

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.

Photos from others