Hiking tour Falkomaisee
The high mountain lake is beautifully nestled above the Falkomaialm and offers an unrivalled view of Ulten and the surrounding mountains.
Deep blue lakes like Lake Falkomai are not uncommon in Meran and environs and provide the perfect backdrop for a unique souvenir photo from a hiking holiday in South Tyrol.
Starting point of the tour
St. Pankraz in the Ultental Valley
Destination point of the tour
The hike begins in St. Pankraz im Ultental. From there, hikers follow the road towards Kirchbachtal and on to Untersäge. Head westwards to the Innere Kaserbachhof, the starting point of the hike. Here, mountain enthusiasts take trail no. 5 eastwards and take trail no. 8 at the fork. Take path no. 8 and follow it to the Locherer Kreuz.
From there, continue right on path no. 9. You first walk through an idyllic forest and soon reach the Mariolbergalm. There, mountain hikers follow trail no. 3a to the Innere Falkomaialm, where they can take a short break. The route is then moderately steep to the Falkomaisee lake. Return on trail no. 1 to the Mariolalm and from here on the same trail back to the starting point.
5, 8, 9, 3a, 1
Hiking boots, hiking poles, wind and rain protection, sunglasses
Train and bus connection Bozen-Meran
Brenner motorway A22, exit Bozen Süd, direction Lana, Ultental, St. Pankraz
Car park in St. Pankraz
Type of trail
Length 13.3 km
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