Knottnkino - Winter hiking

General description

The Knottnkino (Rock cinema) is an open-air cinema—but the only film playing is a spectacular panoramic mountain view.

Route description

This much-loved loop hike leads from the village of Vöran/Verano along Trail No. 16 towards the Oberwirt Restaurant and Grüner Baum Inn and then continues along the Schütznbründlweg trail, which is marked No. 14, to the Knottnkino viewing platform.

The return route back leads to Weberhof farm and then along trail no. 11 towards the Leadner Alm Mountain Hut. From there, trail no 16 leads back to the Grüner Baum Inn and to the village of Vöran.

Description to arrive at destination

With the car to Vöran: Coming from both directions of the freeway Meran/Merano - Bolzano/Bozen (MEBO), take the exit of Meran Süd/Merano Sud and follow directions towards Meran first, to then turn right towards Hafling/Avelengo, follow the street to Vöran/Verano – the parking place is near the parish church in the centre.

With the Burgstall-Vöran funicular: Coming from both directions of the freeway Meran - Bozen (MEBO), take the exit of Lana Süd/Lana Sud and follow directions towards Burgstall/Postal. Follow Romstraße/Via Roma for about 1.5km.

  • Parking area in Vöran Dorf/Verano paese, free of charge (near the parish church)
  • Free parking place at the valley station of the funicular in Burgstall
Public transport

With the bus until the bus stop "Vöran Dorf":

  • Bus no. 204 "Hafling - Vöran - Mölten - Terlan - Bozen"
  • Bus no. 225 "Meran - Hafling - Falzeben" (until Hafling Dorf, than change to busline no. 204

With the Burgstall-Vöran funicular to Vöran

You'll find the time table on the site:

Safety instructions

Due to temperature fluctuations and sub-zero temperatures at night, the hiking trails may be icy. We strongly advise caution and recommend using snow chains for hiking boots.

We recommend to provide information about the current situation.

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