Did you know that… San Genesio is the village with the most chest nut trees in South Tyrol?

During San Genesio Chestnut Weeks you will experience the „REAL TÖRGGELEN“ in traditional „törggele“ restaurants in Avigna and Cologna.
In San Genesio and Valas you can enjoy in participating restaurants exquisite chestnut-based specialites.
Also various programs, which allow you to combine culinary delights with pleasant excursions, are waiting for you to be discovered!

5. Chestnut Weeks in S. Genesio – Program
10. October
– „Törggelen“ Excursion with tastings to Avigna
13. October – „Törggele“ Festival in Avigna with inauguration of the 5. S. Genesio Chestnut Weeks
15. October – „Törggelen“ Cooking course at Neuhäuslhof farm in Avigna
17. October – „Törggelen“ Excursion with tastings to Cologna
19. October – S. Genesio Chestnut market with transhumance
24. October – „Törggelen“ Excursion with tastings to Cologna
29. October – „Törggelen“ Cooking course at Neuhäuslhof farm in Avigna
31. October – „Törggelen“ Excursion with tastings to Cologna
3. November – Closing ceremony of the 5. S. Genesio Chestnut Weeks at the Restaurant Gruberhof in Avigna


List of participating restaurants to San Genesio Chestnut Weeks with at least 3 chestnut-based culinary delights:

Leitlkeller in Valas, Tel. +39 0471 340 075, TUE closing day
Restaurant Antica locanda al cervo in San Genesio, Tel. +39 0471 354 195, WED closing day
Vinumhotel Tschögglbergerhof in San Genesio, Tel. +39 0471 354 119, TUE closing day
Restaurant Lanzenschuster in Valas, Tel. +39 0471 340 012, MON closing day

In addition you will also find below a list of our traditional "Törggele" restaurants.