Alpine hamlet Valleming on Monte Cavallo/Rosskopf near Vipiteno/Sterzing
walk along the "Dolomieu 6 Alpine pasture trail"
Insight into the production of cheese with tasting of samples, alternately held in one of the three Alpine dairies of the pasture village - Mondays to Fridays, from mid-June to the end of September. Booking required.
The ascent to the starting point of the walk is via the Monte Cavallo cable car.
Start of the Tour: Cable car upper station Monte Cavallo
Duration of Hiking Tour: 1 h
Tour Length: 2,5 km
Height in Metres: 200 m
Parking: Cable car lower station Monte Cavallo
, tel. +39 0472 765 352
Alpine cheese diary Prantneralm hut
walk from Smudres/Schmuders in Prati/Wiesen-Val di Vizze/Pfitschtal
Tasting samples of home-made Tyrolean grey cheese - every Friday from the beginning of June until September. Booking is required.
A comfortable walking trail - ideal for the whole family - leads to the pasture hut.
Start of the Tour: Smudres
Duration of Hiking Tour: 1:30 h
Tour Length: 3,4 km
Height in Metres: 440 m
, tel. +39 0472 765 352
The pasture village of Malga Fane/Fane Alm in Valles/Vals
walk along the South Tyrolean Milk Route
The cheese maker of the Kuttenhütte hut on Malga Fane will tell you a lot of interesting facts about the production of the "Valler Gold" mountain cheese with tasting of samples - every Wednesday from mid-June to mid-October at 10.30 am (no booking required).
The walk to Malga Fane along the Milk Route in Valles gives you an insight into the importance of dairy farming in South Tyrol.
Start of the Tour: Head of the valley of Valles/Vals
Duration of Hiking Tour: 1:15 h
Tour Length: 3 km
Height in Metres: 340 m
Parking: Head of the valley of Valles/Vals
, tel. +39 0472 886 048
Organic Dairy "Kreuzwiesenhütte" hut on Alpe di Luson/Lüsner Alm with hike starting from Luson/Lüsen
Insight into the production of different types of Alpine cheese, butter and yoghurt made according to tradition, with the tasting of samples. Booking for a minimum of 5 people is required - for booking: mobile phone +39 333 74 84 880.
There are different trails leading from Luson to the pasture.
It is possible to walk from "Schweiger Böden" in Vallette/Flitt
Start of the Tour: Parking lot Schweiger Böden in Valletta/Flitt
Duration of Hiking Tour: 3:20 h
Tour Length: 9,5 km
Height in Metres: 620m
, tel. +39 0472 413 750
Insight into the production of the internationally famous South Tyrolean yoghurt, with the tasting of samples - there are a number of guided tours, weekly from the beginning of July to the end of August. Booking is required.
Use an E-Bike to get to the dairy from Vipiteno, rental stations at the bottom station of Monte Cavallo/Rosskopf.
, tel. +39 0472 765 325
Milk Center/Centro latte BRIMI in Bressanone/Brixen
Mozarella, Ricotta, fresh milk and butter - a guided tour about all the different diary products with the tasting of samples - once a week from the beginning of June to mid-July. Booking is required.
The bicycle route Brennero-Bolzano leads directly to the "Centro Latte Bressanone".
, tel. +39 0472 836 401