The Rosengarten circular route is a magnificent hike for experienced hikers, providing fantastic views of the surrounding mountains. The route begins at the Paolinahütte mountain hut (2,125 m). The hiking trail leads to the Rotwandhütte mountain hut on trail nos. 539 and 549. Then head on trail no. 541 over the Cigolade Pass (2,550 m), continuing on trail nos. 541 and 550 to the Tschager Joch ridge (2,630 m). From here continue downhill to the Kölner Hütte mountain hut (2,339 m) and Laurins Lounge. Then take trail nos. 549 and 552 to return to the Paolinahütte mountain hut. An alternative route is from Nova Levante/Welschnofen by gondola cable car up to the Frommeralm tavern, continuing on the König Laurin chairlift to the Kölner Hütte mountain hut. Return via the same route as described above.
Take highway´s exit “Bolzano Nord/Eggental”, turn right direction Bolzano/Bozen, after about 0,5 km on roundabout keep left and head towards Val d’Ega (SS 241). Keep driving up to Ponte Nova. At Ponte Nova’s crossroads, turn to the left and continue to Carezza (about 30 min. from highway toll booth).