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Plätzwiese high plateau

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To Plätzwiese high plateau

The Plätzwiese is a high plateau at an altitude of 2,000 meters, with overwhelming panoramic views of the nearby mountains Dürrenstein and Hohe Gaisl and from there to the more distant peaks of Monte Cristallo and Tofane. On the Plätzwiese High plateau visitors experience nature and peace. Not least because of its inclusion in the Nature Park Fanes-Senes-Braies this jewel, surrounded by majestic peaks, has retained its unspoilt nature.

From June 1st - June 6th the Plätzwiese High Plateau can be reached by car the whole day (charges apply).

From June 7th - June 10th the street to the Plätzwiese High Plateau is closed. From the praking area Brückele/Ponticello you can reach the Plätzwiese High Plateau on foot.

From June 11th the Plätzwiese High Plateau can be reached by car before 10:00 AM and after 15:00 PM (charges apply). From then the public bus route 443 takes visitors directly from Welsberg/Monguelfo and Toblach/Dobbiaco, Niederdorf/Villabassa to the parking area "Brückele" (6km from Plätzwiese) to the Plätzwiese High plateau.

 

From 10.07 – 10.09.2022 between 10.00 AM – and 3.00 PM the Pragser Tal Valley can only be reached by public transportation, on foot, by bicycle or on presentation of a parking reservation or a valid transit permit.

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What you should know

From the first of April until mid-June the access by car is possible the whole day.

From 10.7 - 10.09.2022 the Pragser Tal Valley can only be reached between 09.30 AM and 3.00 PM by public tranportation, on foot,by bicycle or on presentation of a parking space reservation or a valid transit permit.

From June 16th the public bus route 443 takes visitors directly from Welsberg/Monguelfo and Toblach/Dobbiaco to the parking area "Brückele" (6km from Plätzwiese) and to Plätzwiese High plateau.

You can find the currently open huts here.

From april until mid-june the shuttle bus no longer operates.

From June 16th the public bus route 443 takes visitors directly from Welsberg/Monguelfo and Toblach/Dobbiaco to the parking area "Brückele" (6km from Plätzwiese) and to Plätzwiese High plateau.

There are car parks at the Pragser Wildsee Lake and in Brückele/Ponticello. Fees apply.
Please note that parking spaces are limited. All car parks are pay-and-display.

There is a year-round ban on the passage of private buses and campers.

Private buses can travel as far as Brückele (6km before Plätzwiese high plateau).  There is limited parking for coaches.

For general information about the safety measures in South Tyrol see here.