Demanding hike from Leifers/Laives to the pilgrimage site of Madonna di Pietralba in Deutschnofen/Nova Ponente.
Coming from the south:
Take the highway exit "Neumarkt/Auer-Egna/Ora" and follow the signs "Bozen/Leifers-Bolzano/Laives" for approx. 15 km. Then follow the signs for "Leifers Süd-Laives Sud" to reach the city centre.
Coming from the north:
Take the highway exit "Bozen Süd-Bolzano Sud" and then follow the signs for "Trient/Leifers-Trento/Laives" for approx. 15 km. After the tunnel connecting Bolzano and Laives, follow the signs for "Leifers Nord-Laives Nord" for approx. 1 km to reach the city centre.