Rodeneck / Rodengo
At the gateway of the Val Pusteria/Pustertal, near Rio di Pusteria/Mühlbach, there is the pretty village of Rodengo/Rodeneck, which belongs to the Gitschberg-Jochtal holiday region. This area lies at an altitude between 800 and 1,200 metres and is known for its mild climate with many hours of sunshine. The landmark of Rodengo/Rodeneck is certainly its castle from the 12th century, which towers above the Rienza/Rienz Ravine. An inaccessible and well preserved fortress that is always worth a visit.
Over hill and dale in Rodengo/Rodeneck
Depending on your mood, sround Rodengo/Rodeneck you can take leisurely walks or even more challenging tours. A very popular destination is the Alpe di Rodengo/Rodenecker Alm, which has its own special charm at any time of the year and is also easy to reach for families with children. Theme walks, such as the Bee Trail, are also very popular with young and old. Other beautiful hikes lead you to the Rienza/Rienz Ravine or to the Giogo d'Aste/Astjoch.
Wintertime in Rodengo/Rodeneck
Thanks to the surrounding ski areas of Plose and Gitschberg, Rodengo/Rodeneck is the ideal starting point for all winter sports fans. Also on the Alpe di Rodengo/Rodenecker Alm you can hike with snowshoes in the cold season and there is also a cross-country ski run.