Partschins/Parcines - Saxnerweg Route – Vellau/Velloi

The Töll/Tel gorge located to the west of Parcines/ Partschins, demarcates the limits between the municipal districts of Parcines and Algund.

Tour Start
Parcines Centre (at the bus turning point)
Tour End
Parcines Centre (at the bus turning point)

Directions
From the Parcines/ Partschins Centre (at the bus turning point) pass Gaudenz Villa (complete with its own distillery, with owner Christine Schönweger holding weekly tastings) and then continue on Route No. 10B on the Töllgraben. From there head towards Saxnerweg  on Route No. 26A up to the mountain village of Vellau at 906 m. The tar road leads to the church at Vellau and from there continue on Route No. 26, leading along the Kieneggerweg and the Saxnerweg trails and back to Parcines.
 
Highlights:
Gaudenz Mansion
The Hl. Trinity Church in Vellau

Parking
-Bus turning point in Mairhof, Parcines/ Partschins
In the parking lot, only parking up to 1 hour with a parking disc is permitted while in the underground car park, you can park up to 8 hours.
-Zehentstraße street, Parcines: All-day parking, in the designated parking lot.
-At the public swimming pool in Zehentstraße, Parcines: all-day parking, in the designated parking lot.

Public Transport
From Merano: Bus 213 to Parcines
From Venosta Valley: the Venosta Valley Train or Bus 251 to Rablà/ Rabland then Bus 265 to the Texelbahn Cableway.