From Nalles, take the Etschtal bicycle path in the direction of Bolzano to Ponte Adige. Turn right and cycle onwards to S. Michele / Appiano, then continue in the direction of Lake Caldaro. At the crossing, turn left and follow the signposts for “Ora”. From here you will have a wonderful view of the lake as you cycle down through the orchards, vineyards and forests to your destination. Return home along the same route.
Alternative: From Lake Caldaro, continue through a biotope past the village of Klughammer. Continue along a more trafficated road with, turn left below a rail crossing and the Brennero highway, crossing the Etsch river. After the bridge, turn to the left and take the Etschtal bicycle route to Bolzano, then continue in the direction of Merano up until the exit point in Nalles.
Total length: about 70 km
Driving time: approx. 3.30 h
Difference in altitude: 480 m