Difference in height uphill:
Monastery tavern Neustift, Natz, Raas and Brixen
From Lüsen we reach the farm Niederst (821 m) (until here described in the "Itinerary to the vineyards" - enjoyment hikings). On the forestry road we walk downwards to the river Rienz, over the bridge (587 m) and upwards to the town Natz (893 m). A service road through the “Applehighplateau” leads us to the town Raas. At the end of Raas, we follow a path downwards through the vineyards to Neustift (595 m), while we enjoy the beautiful view of Brixen and the Eisacktal Valley. We can walk easily to Brixen, along the left side of the river Eisack (1 hr, 4 km) or with the Citybus. From Brixen we can return to Lüsen with the regular bus nr. 325.