Herbs hiking excursion
Every Wednesday in German (July, August, September) and every Friday in Italian (July,August). "Nature is the best pharmacy." Herbal priest Sebastian Kneipp. We walk, stop and look at trees, bushes, plants and flowers, experience the traditional healing treatments, find a place of power, hear stories about herbs and trees. We learn how to collect, dry and store herbs, how to prepare herbal salt, make and apply tinctures, which ointments work. We enjoy the different scents and relax in the forest. Start: 9.00 am before supermarket Despar “Tschager” | Duration: about 6 hours, walking time approx. 4 hours | Height difference: from 100 m to 300 m | Total length: approx. 7,5 km – 10 km | Difficulty: easy | Transport: by public bus to the bus stop “Hotel Adler” | Equipment: Provisions or refreshment at Stadlalm (information at registration Tourist office). Sufficient water/drinks, mountain- trekking shoes, clothes, headgear, rainwear/umbrella in the backpack | registration: until 6 pm the day before at the tourist offices, ph. 0471 619 500
Take highway's exit “Bolzano Nord/Val d'Ega”, 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 (about 20 min. from highway toll booth).