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The cosiest places in the Gitschberg Jochtal holiday area

When you come hiking or cycling in the Gitschberg Jochtal holiday area, you will soon discover that the view is not the only highlight. A stopover in one of the many Alpine huts and refuges scattered across the landscape is an experience in its own right. Sit in the cosy parlours or outside on the sunny terraces and sample tempting traditional dishes as you take in the vista. To help you choose, we have drawn up a list and description of all the Alpine huts and refuges in the Gitschberg Jochtal holiday area. You’re welcome!

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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Zingerle Hütte (1,740 m)

Cosy, qiant hut serving home-made South Tyrolean dishes such as Schlutzkrapfen, cheese dumplings, sausages, apple strudel and buckwheat cake as well as home-produced farm cheese and butter.

Destinations:
Vals
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Wieserhütte (1,850 m)

A popular destination for walks and excursion, this cos hut at the end of the Altfasstal valley also be reached with prams and bikes. It´s a traditional alpine farm with its own cheese dairy, and it offers overnight accommodation as well as a bike hire and a natural playground with many animals.

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Tschiffernaun Alm (2,215 m)

A cosy, traditional-style alpine hut serving traditional alpine fare with simple, natural, home-made dishes.

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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Tiefrastenhütte (2,312 m)

South Tyrol evokes images of majestic peaks, shimmering mountain lakes and idyllic footpaths. You can find all this at the Tiefrasten hut, a mountain refuge situated near the eponymous lake. A delight for the eye and the palate alike!

Destinations:
Terenten
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Starkenfeldhütte (1,936 m)

The Starkenfeldhütte hut offers the perfect blend of tradition and innovation. We look forward to your visit! Conference room for 30-40 people.

Destinations:
Rodeneck
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Roner Alm (1,832 m)

For foodies, nature lovers and sport enthusiasts. Enjoy your walk or bike tour, then recharge your batteries with a delicious meal. We offer lovely guest rooms and a sauna for a great Alpine holiday in.

Destinations:
Rodeneck
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Restaurant Pizzeria Die Mühle (1,375 m)

Our family-owned restaurant and pizzeria is the perfect spot to catch your breath and indulge in home-made cuisine, both in summer and winter.
Sun terrace- playground- sunbathing lawn

Destinations:
Vals
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Restaurant Pizzeria Bar Igloo s’Pfandl (1,394 m)

We are situated right opposite the Gitschberg lift valley terminal, in Meransen.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Rastnerhütte (1,930 m)

Our traditional alpine hut has a wind-shielded terrace and is serving traditional local. We look forward to your visit.

Destinations:
Rodeneck
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Pranter Stadelhütte (1,850 m)

A quaint alpine hut at 1,850 metres, situated at the head of the idyllic Altfasstal valley a beautiful playground and a petting zoo. We serve home-made South Tyrolean delicacies, with barbecue specialities on Sundays. You can get here along a pleasant, pram-friendly forest road.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Pichlerhütte (1,918 m)

Let us spoil you with home-made regional dishes served all day and enjoy the great panorama on our large sun terrace. In winter, our hut is right by the Brimi Winter toboggan run.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Pertinger Alm (1,861 m)

Above the village of Terenten, wonderful view opens up to the Dolomites. Our hut is a family-friendly, year-round popular destination for tobogganing and hiking. Enjoy the cosy atmosphere far away from the hustle and bustle and pamper your palate with local specialities!

Destinations:
Terenten
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Ochsenalm (2,070 m)

A family-friendly alpine hut with sun terrace in the Gitschberg Jochtal ski area. Accessible for prams, it serves hot home-made dishes all day long.

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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Oberhauserhütte (1,730 m)

Our mountain refuge is a great place where you can not only eat, but also spend the night and have a brunch. It is accessible for wheelchairs and prams, and offers a playground and a large, south-facing terrace.

Destinations:
Rodeneck
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Nockalm (1,766 m)

Popular South Tyrolean specialties in a quiet location, with hot food served all day long. The hut has a playground and is accessible both on foot and by bike during the summer, while in winter it is right next to the ski slope.

Destinations:
Vals
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Nesselhütte (2,017 m)

The Nessel hut is located by the Gitschberg lift mountain station and the Sun Park. The menu includes excellent drinks and aperitifs, home-made daily specials and a choice of other delicacies. In winter, it is also directly adjacent to the starting point of the Brimi Winter toboggan run.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Kuttnhütte (1,739 m)

A popular destination for families and hikers. Enjoy our home-made South Tyrolean dishes on the large sun terrace – we serve hot food all day. We also have in-house cheese dairy, offering various dairy products including an award-winning semi-hard cheese.

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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Kurzkofelhütte (1,422 m)

Cosy hut with a large sun terrace and a duck pond. You can drive directly up to the front door! Hot food served daily until 4.00 p.m.

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Kröllhütte-Eisbruggalm (2,150 m)

Our hut is situated at an altitude of 2,154 metres, right below the Eisbrugg Lake and at the foot of Mt. Weißzint, with a view of the peaks surrounding the Eisbrugg valley. Easy to reach for young and old, our hut is open in the summer months (from around the end of June to early September). 

Destinations:
Pfunderertal valley
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Kreuzwiesenalm (1,924 m)

Mountain lodge with wooden rooms, sauna, playground and bowling alley. Own holistic farm with fold awarded cheese dairy. Experience simplicity and time in the nature. Luson: P Schwaigerboden ca. 50 min, Herol ca. 1, 40 h San Lorenzo di Sebato: P Ellen ca. 1, 40 h

Destinations:
Rodeneck
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Kiener Alm (1,741 m)

A cosy mountain restaurant with a playground, set in a peaceful location. Tyrolean fare is served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. It can be reached by car, even during winter.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Hofschänke Lechnerhof (1,304 m)

Lechnerhof is situated in a sunny spot in the hamlet of Talson, above Margen/Terenten. It is worth a stopover and easily reached on foot, by bike or by car. Heidi will be happy to spoil you with her home-made delicacies. Open from Thursday to Sunday.

Destinations:
Terenten
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Hofschank Wieserhof (1,150 m)

If you like cheese, the Wieserhof I just the place! It is situated along the Pfunders Farms Trail and easy to reach by car. We serve famer´s fare and products… and look forward to your visit!

Destinations:
Pfunderertal valley
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Hofschank Heisla (1,450 m)

It tastes great!

We serve traditional South Tyrolean dishes with salads and vegetables from our own garden. Booking required! Hot food available every day, from 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. Closed on Tuesdays.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Großberghütte (1,644 m)

A family restaurant with a large sun terrace and a weekly chancing menu. Open on Wednesday and Friday evenings, serving burger-themed dinners in summer and fondue-themed dinners in winter. Evening shuttle service available. Reservation required in the evening.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Gitschhütte (2,210 m)

Situated right by the new Sun Park recreation area, just 15 minutes from the mountain terminal, this hut features a wonderful sun terrace and a large playground. The menu includes delicious home-made drinks and aperitifs, as well as daily changing specials. The path to the hut is also suitable for prams and mountain bikes.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Gattererhütte (1,739 m)

A quaint Alpine hut serving Tyrolean fare a choice of desserts. Open from mid-May to mid-October. Closed on Mondays.

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Gampiel Alm (2,047 m)

For a family day out, the Gampiel hut is home to many animals and offers a marvelous panorama. We like to spoil our guests with home-made traditional dishes.

Destinations:
Pfunderertal valley
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Edelrauthütte (2,545 m)

This hut is both an inspiring starting point for tackling the highest peaks of the Zillertal Alps and a quaint venue for a breather along remote mountain paths, with accommodation for up to 78 people. Traditional South Tyrolean hot food is served throughout the day.

Destinations:
Pfunderertal valley
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Brixner Hütte (2,282 m)

Our hut is nestled in lush green Alpine meadows, between two 3,000-metre peaks. It can be reached by various routes, offering something for almost everyone – from leisure walkers to long-distance hikers.

Destinations:
Vals
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Boden Alm (1,700 m)

This traditional dairy farm is approximately 50 minutes on foot from the Dun car park. You can try their own juices (blackberry, raspberry, cranberry, lemonade) and products, including Schlutzkrapfen, Tagliatelle, grey cheese, yogurt, ice cream and more. CLOSED IN WINTER.

Destinations:
Pfunderertal valley
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Bergrestaurant Jochtal (2,006 m)

Situated at over 2,000 metres, this restaurant is a paradise for families and children. The passionate kitchen brigade use only fresh, locally-sourced quality ingredients to prepare their scrumptious South Tyrolean recipes.

Destinations:
Vals
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Bacherhütte (1,744 m)

At this small, giant alpine hut you can expect warm hospitality, unique views and several culinary highlights with home-made-specialties. In winter it is right next to the ski slope.

Destinations:
Meransen
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Astner Bergalm (1,640 m)

The Astner Bergalm hut is easy to reach for everyone- whether you got there on foot, b mountain bike, pushing a pram or even on horseback. The playground and the many animals grazing in the pasture are very popular with children. The menu offers a wide choice of traditional South Tyrolean dishes.

Destinations:
Terenten
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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Anratterhütte (1,814 m)

Our cuisine is focused on regional and sustainable ingredients. The perfect destination for a bike tour or walk with the children.

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Discover the Alpine huts in Meransen, Vals & Co.
Ahner Berghof (1,350 m)

This hut has a sun terrace where guests can enjoy the magnificent view of the surrounding mountains and the entire Eisack valley. Inside, the wood-panelled parlours offer a cosy environment in which to indulge and relax.

Destinations:
Rodeneck