With the Chairlift Kesselberg the Kesselberg hut on 2,300 meters can be reached. After a short break the descent on two larghe pists of medium difficulty can be enjoyed.
Not for pedestrians!
The Mittager two-seater chairlift, which is the highest-altitude chairlift at Merano 2000, goes up above the tree line at an elevation of 2,260 metres to Mittager Peak — even in the summer. Once there, the visitor is rewarded with an impressive panorama of South Tyrol’s mountains. The view of the most famous Dolomite peaks in the distance is unparalleled.
The chairlift Mittager is open in winter and also in summer.
The Chairlift Piffing connects both areas of the skiing resort Merano 2000.
The new chairlift St. Oswald guarantees a comfortable ride because a cupola protects against strong wind and cold. It is open only in winter and not accessible for pedestrians.
The new 6-seater chairlift, with a length of circa 900 meters and a maximal capacity of 2.200 people per hour will be open on 7th December 2018 with begin of the winter season.
The mountain community of Verano/Voeran, situated on the Monzoccolo Plateau, is one of the sunniest areas in all of South Tyrol. Here, the sun rises earlier and sets later than down in the valleys. Verano is a real hiking paradise today.You can reach Verano from the village of Postal/Burgstall, between Merano and Bolzano, in just five minutes by the NEW cable car. Bus stop near the valley station in Postal (bus line "Merano-Bolzano" or "Citybus Lana").
SCHEDULE:On workdays: from 7.00 a.m. until 7.40 p.m. every 20 minutes. In June, July and August last ride on 8 p.m.
On sundays and public holidays: from 8.20 a.m. until 12.00 a.m. and from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. In June, July and August other rides on 7.20 p.m., 7.40 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The Merano 2000 ski and hiking area is accessible from the town of Merano in just a few minutes, via private car or cable car. For those coming by car, there is a large parking lot at Falzeben/Avelengo below Meran 2000.From there, the new endless-rope cableway leads to Piffing, where both the Alpine Bob ride and the summit station of the gondola lift are located.A ride on the Falzeben cableway is convenient, quick—and above all, fun. The swift ride is very comfortable, and offers wonderful panoramic views of the Alpine scenery.
At the Outdoor Kids Camp at the mountain station of the Ropeway the smaller ones will embrace their first skiing experience on the snow kindergarden “magic carpets” and with the help of the many ski instructor.
The sun-soaked hiking and skiing area ofMerano 2000 is an inviting option to swap the city for the mountains, with a swift 7 minute ropeway journey that will take you right on to the sunny terrace of Merano. Award-winning architecture and sustainable mobility in one of the most modern and innovative uplift systems in the Alps: It carries 120 persons per cabin ut to an elevation of 2,000 metres - right into the heart of the skiing and hiking area.
Departure: every 15minutes.
Very simple, idyllic, delightful run through the forest for kids and beginners
A challenging run for experienced skiers and snowboarders
Wide slope, runs for the whole family and for carving
Views of the Dolomites. Challenging run for expierenced skiers and snowboarders
Great views of the Dolomites and the Chapel of St. Oswald.
Great views of the Dolomites and the Chapel of St. Oswald
At the Outdoor Kids Camp, directly at the summit station of the cable car, there are three moving walkways and flat, wide runs for beginners. There kids have enough possibilities to enjoy snow: skiing, playing, coasting and having fun with other children. The kids are supervised all day long at Mini Ski Club and at the ski school.
Pist for training and race
Located in the rear part of the skiing area on the Oswald-Slope, close to the Waidmann Alpine Cottage, the Snowpark Merano 2000 awaits brave Snowboarders and Freestylers.
An ambitious project with many kicks, rails, tubes and boxes for newcomers and pros alike.You can reach the Jump Zone from the mountain station of the Ropeway by using the chairlift Piffing.
It goes up and down. An ideal warm-up run
A moderate difficulty level and the wonderful climate of Merano 2000 make the cross-country trail in Falzeben an ideal circuit for beginners, children, and recreational cross-country skiers. The trail is suitable for the skating and classic style of cross-country skiing alike.
Thrilling experience for everyone! The alpine rollercoaster is situated next to the summit station of Pivigna and it guarantees fun for children and adults. The toboggan trail runs for 1,1 kilometers down the mountain and brings directly back to the starting point.
Children between 3 - 9 years old are only allowed if accompanied by an adult.
A toboggan hike is the right winter fun for every age.
The sledding trail that runs about 3 kilometers begins at Piffing, where the summit stations of the lifts found. From there, the winding sled run makes a fast descent through the white winter woods until it reaches the valley station of the Falzeben Cable Car.