Oies,the Birthplace of Saint Joseph Freinademetz

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Church & Abbey, Str. Oies 6, 39036 Abtei (Badia)
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Oies,the Birthplace of Saint Joseph Freinademetz

Saint Joseph Freinademetz, the saint of Alta Badia, is the first South Tyrolean Saint.

He is very popular amongst the people of Alta Badia and the surrounding valleys.

*By car

- Coming from Innsbruck: take the A 13 and the A 22 toll motorway and exit at Bressanone/Brixen, following the signs to Brunico/Bruneck along the Val Pusteria/Pustertal road as far as San Lorenzo/St.Lorenzen. Follow the signs to Val Badia/Gadertal

- Coming from Verona-Bolzano: take the A 22, exit at Bressanone/Brixen and continue as above

*By train

The nearest train stations are:

- Brunico - 37 Km

- Bolzano (via Passo Gardena) - 72 Km (via Brunico) - 100 Km

- Connection train station - Alta Badia by the local bus SAD: www.sad.it

*By air

- Innsbruck - 130 km

- Munich - 330 km

- Venice Treviso / Venice Marco Polo - 180 / 200 km

- Verona - 213 km

- Milan Bergamo / Milan Malpensa - 310 /400 km

- Information airport transfer: www.suedtirolbus.it - www.cortinaexpress.it

Location and route

Popular accommodations and further sightseeing spots in the area

The sightseeing Oies,the Birthplace of Saint Joseph Freinademetz is located in Abtei (Badia).

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