Torchlight hike to the mystical little church of St. Agata
A romantic torchlight hike awaits all hikers who enjoy walking. Meeting point with Alexander is at Oberkofl Hof. The hike leads through a forest path to the mystical church of St. Agata, which lies in the middle of the forest in a clearing. The path is manageable without much difference in altitude and Alexander introduces participants to the legendary history of the church and the mystical place. Start: 8.30 pm, Farm Oberkofl Hof | Return: approx. 10.00 pm | Duration: 1 ½ h | Hiking time: 0.45 h | Difference in altitude: 50 m | Length: 2-3 km | Difficulty: easy | Participation: free, torches are provided by the tourist office.
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 right and continue to Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen (about 30 min. from highway toll booth). At the rotary at the entrance to the village take the exit in the direction of Sportzone, after approx. 1 km turn right and follow the signs to Unterkoflhof.