Via Ferrata Croda di Cengles/Tschenglser Hochwand

This via ferrata is difficult but beautiful passages lead to the peak.

General description

This very worthwhile but difficult via ferrata leads to beautiful, lofty rock passages to the peak. The via ferrata Croda di Cengles/Tschenglser Hochwand can be reached via the via ferrata as well as via the normal route.

Route description

Behind the rif. Serristori (offering refreshments and accommodation) at 2,721 m, follow the trail markers on the flat over the rather bouldery moraine terrain to the Tschenglser Hochwand mountain. After ascending into the valley for approx. 30 minutes to about 2,900 m, head left, more steeply up over boulders to the foot of the rocky ridge that leads north to the peak.

description to arrive at destination

From Spondigna/Spondinig via the street to the Stelvio Pass SS 38 to Gomagoi, then left to Solda. From Spondigna to the parking area is it approx. 20 km.


In order to get to the starting point, the parking area at the beginning of the village is the most suitable.

Public transport

If you do not want to travel to Solda by private car, you can use the pubblic transport. With the bus line 271 you get from Prato allo Stelvio/Spondigna to Solda in about half an hour. The bus stop is located directly at the Hotel Post.

Safety instructions

All the informations about the hike is without guarantee. Hiker should look at the weather forecast and plan the tour as best as possible.


Via ferrata equipment is essential!

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