• Along the Höfeweg (farm trail) from Verdins-Vallplatz – Zmailer – St. Georgen - Schenna

Along the Höfeweg (farm trail) from Verdins-Vallplatz – Zmailer – St. Georgen - Schenna

Tour length:
8,4 km

Ascent:
450 m

Descent:
670 m

Walking time:
2 h 50 min

Nature of trail:
Medium difficulty mountain trail

Departure point:
From the Hotel Erzherzog Johann take the bus to Verdins

Description:
From Verdins (831m) the trail ascends to the Vallplatz wine shop (1000m). The Höfeweg passes the Holzner Hof to the Zmailer Hof wine shop. From there the trial descends via St. Georgen back to the hotel in Schenna.

Tip:
The Zmailer Hof offers magnificent views over the Meran valley, down the Etsch valley and up to the Vinschgau. Parts of the old farmhouse, such as the kitchen, the hallway and the beautiful frescoes at the entrance are listed for conservation. Delicious farmhouse cooking is available either on the sunny terrace or inside in the snug. Try the unique speck and nettle dumplings served with fresh garden salad.



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