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La Croce di Fai

· 2 reviews · Mountain tour · Altopiano della Paganella
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  • Fai della Paganella and the Adige Valley
    / Fai della Paganella and the Adige Valley
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  • / The cross on mount Fausior
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  • / Segnaletica
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  • / Croce di Fai
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Wonderful panoramic tour on Mount Fausior.
moderate
Distance 9 km
3:30 h
528 m
514 m
1,501 m
1,060 m

Author’s recommendation

Stop at panoramic viewpoint  Croce
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Author
Lorenzo Ventura
Update: July 27, 2020
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
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Landscape
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Highest point
1,501 m
Lowest point
1,060 m
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Safety information

1) Prepare your itinerary

2) Choose an excursion appropiate for your real ability and training level 

3) Choose the fitting equimpent

4) Check the weather forecast 

5) Hiking alone is risky 

6) Give details about your itinerary and about the approximate hour of your return 

7) Do not hesitate to entrust you to an expert 

8) Pay attention to the indication and signals you will find along your journey 

9) Do not hesitate to retrace your steps

10) Ask for help and call the number 112 

Please note that the practicability of the itineraries in a mountain environment is strictly linked to the contingent conditions and is therefore influenced by natural phenomena, environmental changes and weather conditions. For this reason, the information contained in this page may have changed. Before leaving for a tour, make sure the path you will approach is still accessible by contacting the owner of the mountain hut, the alpine guides or the visitor centres of the nature parks, the info offices of the local tourist board.

Tips and hints

Tourist Board Dolomiti Paganella

Start

Fai della Paganella - Santel (1,059 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.178122, 11.052942
DMS
46°10'41.2"N 11°03'10.6"E
UTM
32T 658451 5115887
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Destination

Fai della Paganella - Santel

Turn-by-turn directions

Enjoy a wonderful view of Fai della Paganella and of Adige Valley. Starting from Passo Santel take the dirt road, path n. 603, that from the little church of S. Libera leads to the Croce viewpoint. It is possible to return along the same route or with path n. 680 (steep and dangerous in same places) which will take you to piazza S. Rocco.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Trentino Trasporti - line 611

Getting there

From the motorway exit Trento nord we drive direction val di Non and Altopiano della Paganella; just afer the long tunnel by Mezzolombardo, we turn right (SP 64), to Fai della Paganella.

Parking

In the town centre and at the departure of the chairlift to cima Paganella.

Coordinates

DD
46.178122, 11.052942
DMS
46°10'41.2"N 11°03'10.6"E
UTM
32T 658451 5115887
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Equipment

Trekking shoes, rain jacket.

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Rating

4.5
(2)
Antonio Q
September 13, 2020 · Community
Easy hike, mostly in the shade, with very nice view from the Croce di Fai
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Vilma Arman
July 17, 2018 · Community

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
9 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
528 m
Descent
514 m
Highest point
1,501 m
Lowest point
1,060 m
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