Chestnut experience trail in Völlan
A wonderful and especially for families recommended hiking tour is the chestnut experience trail in Völlan. Here everybody can learn a lot about the tasty chestnuts and enjoy the wonderful, untouched nature in the surroundings of Völlan.
The nature experience trail in Völlan above Lana is an easily passable trail which brings you through chestnut groves south of Meran up to the Tisner low mountain range. On ten information boards which are partly interactive you will learn a lot about chestnuts, chestnut trees and the different kinds of the noble fruit.
A big “Keschtnigl” (prickly shell) shows you the entrance of the trail. Follow the wooden sculptures and the information boards. Every point of interest focuses on one particular theme and is transmitting knowledge about history, science and curiosity. Even some experiments you can make with your family here.
In about two hours your learn many about the prickly fruit. The hiking tour is regarded as easy but good footwear is recommended!