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Alpine paradise with Mediterranean flair


A mild, Mediterranean/alpine climate and a landscape that is both so diverse and wonderful at the same time. The winding tracks and hiking routes lead from 300 to over 3,000 metres above sea level in Algund near Meran. Listen to the joyful ripple of the water along the paths of the Meran irrigation channels and discover the magnificent alpine world over the hills, dales and beyond.

When making a comfort break on one of the traditional alpine pastures, you can try the local food specialities or when taking a walk to Meran, why not admire the diversity of the local botany with its many exotic plants. The opportunities for unforgettable holiday highlights on the Algrund hiking routes are almost unlimited.

AVIDEA leisure plus

AVIDEA’S guests will find the most suitable equipment for their nature-based excursion directly inside our hotel: high quality rucksacks and Nordic Walking poles are practical accessories for all types of tours. You can view the different hiking routes in Algrund near Meran from the comfort of your home by using the interactive hiking map. The Tourist Board’s hiking guides invite you on exciting alpine pasture and hut-to-hut hiking tours , which run several times a week (some incur an additional charge.  The AlgundCard (free for our guests) can be used by all those who enjoy the finer things in life.  It enables you to ride the panoramic cable car in Aschbach, as well as many other ascending aids completely free of charge so you can arrive deep in the heart of nature, without any fuss.

Particularly impressive natural spectacles can be witnessed by mountain climbers and experienced climbers along the Meran alpine paths. On your travels around the impressive national park of the Texel group of mountains, covering 33,430 hectares, you will encounter the imposing summit, blooming mountain pastures and mountain farmers on cultivated landscapes, the result of centuries of work.  Hikers can marvel at the view of the world heritage site of the South Tyrolean Dolomites and the imposing glacier of the mighty Ortler, making you long to experience more. The little village of Algund provides you with the ideal starting point for entering into the magical world of the Alps’ most beautiful mountain paths.

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