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Important art in small churches - the Circular Hiking Tour on Mount Plose near Bressanone/Brixen

Start and end of hike: Bressanone, Ponte Terzo di Sotto/Unterdrittelbrücke, Bridge or Ponte Widmann Bridge
Duration: 3:00 h
Distance: 10,9 km
Altitude Gain: 480 m
Maximum Altitude: 1.006 m 

Spiritual art. Round trip from Bressanone to Mount Plose leading to historic walls rich in late Gothic mural paintings of the Bressanone School. 

Parking: Bressanone

Specials along the Tour

  • Bressanone/Brixen, the Baroque dome and Romanesque cloister are among the historical sites which are not to be missed
  • Church of Saint Giovanni Battista in Cornale/Karnol with its fresco cycle representing different stylistic eras
  • Parish church in St. Andrea/S. Andrä, remarkably and richly decorated with stucco
  • Church of Saint Nicolò in Cleran/Klerant with impressive Late Gothic fescoes
  • Pilgrimage church "Maria am Sand" with statue of the Madonna, the old parish church of Millan/Milland (14th century)
  • Charles Promenade/Karlspromenade: hiking trail in memory of the visit of the Archduke Charles, last Emperor of Austria (1887-1922)
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