Tessenberger See

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12.8 km
altitude meters uphill
803 m
altitude meters downhill
777 m
walking time uphill
2:30 h
walking time downhill
2:30 h
total walking time
5 h
highest point
2124 m
starting point:
Heinfels / Tessenberg
destination point:
Tessenberger See
route typ:
family tour

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The starting point is Tessenberg. From there bear left on forest trail 1a or proceed risk-free through the forest, pastureland and via Alpine floor areas up to the Tessenberger Alm at 1900 m altitude. There is a superb view to Obere Pustertal. Starting from Tessenberger Alm on a signposted, easy hiking trail in 30 minutes you get to Tessenberger Almsee, which is particularly appreciated by children. From here you get to enjoy a superb panoramic view to the Lienz and Sexten Dolomites and to the Villgrater mountains.



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