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64.03 Tiefencastel - Savognin, ViaSett

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    Photo: Savognin Bivio Tourismus
  • / Familie beim Wandern in Savognin
    Photo: Romedi Conradin, Graubünden Ferien - normierte Touren
  • / Unterwegs auf der Veia digl Pader
    Photo: Lorenz A. Fischer / allvisions.ch
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    Photo: Tourismus Savognin Bivio Albula AG
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    Photo: Tourismus Savognin Bivio Albula AG
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    Photo: Tourismus Savognin Bivio Albula AG, Tourismus Savognin Bivio Albula AG
  • / Origen Riom
    Photo: Nico Schärer
  • / Café Carisch
    Photo: Nico Schärer
  • / Café Carisch
    Photo: Nico Schärer
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Promising walk on dirt paths through a diverse cultural landscape with former agricultural terraces and prehistoric settlement sites
moderate
Distance 12.5 km
4:30 h
812 m
400 m
On the simple path «Veia digl Pader" You encounter 13 Romanesque poems (with German translation) of Father Alexander Lozza. The father was a priest in Salouf and a gifted poet. A striking point in the landscape of the lower Surses forms the Riom castle from the 13th century. In this castle that Origen Theater Festival takes place in the summer. Savognin is the stage destination. It offers summer guests free cableway a wide range of experiences in nature.

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Romedi Conradin
Update: October 28, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,393 m
Lowest point
852 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Café Carisch
Ustareia da Mon
Hotel and Restaurant Albula & Julier
Restaurant Bellavista
Gasthaus Alpina

Safety information

Die gut ausgebauten und markierten Bergwanderwege erfordern keine alpinistischen Kenntnisse. Etwas Trittsicherheit und gute Kondition sind erforderlich (SAC Wanderskala: T2)

Tips and hints

More information coming up on spring 2018

 

Information:

Infostelle Parc Ela

c/o Savognin Tourismus im Surses

Stradung 42, 7460 Savognin

Tel.: +41 81 659 16 06

info@parc-ela.ch 

www.parc-ela.ch 

 

Start

Tiefencastel (877 m)
Coordinates:
SwissGrid
2'763'230E 1'170'313N
DD
46.664079, 9.571713
DMS
46°39'50.7"N 9°34'18.2"E
UTM
32T 543736 5167994
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Destination

Savognin

Turn-by-turn directions

Tiefencastel - Salouf - Riom - Savognin

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

All stage destinations Via Sett are accessible by public transport (train or bus). Partial Reservations are required. The return from Chiavenna can be done via Splügenpass or Maloja to St. Moritz.

Getting there

Drive from Savognin to Tiefencastel.
Drive from Thusis to Tiefencastel.

 

Parking

There are some parking at the train station in Tiefencastel.

Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'763'230E 1'170'313N
DD
46.664079, 9.571713
DMS
46°39'50.7"N 9°34'18.2"E
UTM
32T 543736 5167994
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.5 km
Duration
4:30 h
Ascent
812 m
Descent
400 m
Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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