Etschtal Valley Circular Route
The family-friendly bike ride with the starting point in Nalles, leads you along the villages of the Etschtal Valley through the apple orchards.
From Nalles you take the „Via Claudia Augusta“ to Andriano. In the centre of Andriano you take the road to Terlano.
Follow the road for about one kilometer and cross the bridge over the Adige.
At the end of the bridge, you take the Etschtal Valley cycle path. This leads us to the villages Terlano, Vilpiano, Gargazzone to Postal.
In Postal you cross the Bolzano-Merano train route and follow the signs to Lana. You go off the sports field in Lana, turn left and right. You arrive on the Dogana road, which you follow 600 metres until the crossroad.
There you turn left and you go over the parish church of Lana di Sotto (worth seeing: Schnatterpeck altar) along the Apple cycle path. This runs through the apple orchards back to Nalles.
Total lenght: 27,9 km
Difference in altitude: 75 m
Driving time: 2 hours