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To Saurüssel summit

The attraction here is the exceptional view taking in the entire Upper Venosta Valley and Monte Sole mountain, Croda Jénne Summit, Punta Lasa, Punta Schluder and Cima Lyfi Mountains, the Vedretta di Lasa Mountain, all the way up to Cima Tedesca Mountain.

This excursion on the Saurüssel starts above Lasa/Laas and through pastures it leads through woods and uphill on steep terrain, to the original marble cross. 
The way back is the same way.

Please note: this walk requires a high degree of physical fitness and mountaineering experience.



Duration 7:00 h
Altitude uphill 1400 hm
Altitude downhill 1400 hm
Length 15 km
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