How to get there

Plätzwiese

Accessibility Plätzwiese

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.


How to get there

If you are driving to the Plätzwiese high plateau in your own car, you must arrive before 10 am or after 3 pm (charges apply). The return is always possible. There exists a driving ban for busses and campers all year around.

FAQ Plätzwiese

What you should know

If you are driving to the Plätzwiese high plateau in your own car, you must arrive before 10 am or after 3 pm (charges apply). The return is always possible. There exists a driving ban for busses and campers all year around.

The public bus route 443 takes visitors directly from S.Veit/S.Vito to the parking space at “Brückele/Ponticello” The tariffs and tickets of the transport association apply. Mobilcard, value cards, Guest Cards, e.g. the HolidayPass or Almencard are valid on this network.

From the parking space at “Brückele/Ponticello” is a bus shuttle to the Plätzwiese high Plateau. Mobilcard, value cards, Guest Cards, e.g. the HolidayPass or Almencard are not valid on this network. A single ticket costs 4,50€

You can find the currently open huts here.

There are car parks at the Pragser Wildsee lake and in Brückele/Ponticello. Fees apply.

On the bus line 443 children up to the age of 6 years can access free of charge. Everyone aged 6 or above must pay the entry fee.
On the bus shuttle from Brückele /Ponticello children up to the age of 11 years can access free of charge. Everyone aged 12 or above must pay the entry fee.

You may take your pets on public transport at the regular charge (as per regulation no. 760/2016, article 23).
Dogs are required to wear a muzzle on all public transport and on the shuttle service.

Free public toilets are available at the car park Brückele. Paid public toilets are available at the car park by the lake (near the Pragser Wildsee Hotel).

For general information about the safety measures in South Tyrol, see: www.suedtirol.info