San Matè – Descargar la malga

Where? Saccone di Brentonico


Transhumance in Monte Baldo Natural Park

San Matè, a tradition that takes place at the end of September when the herd, after a long period on the mountains, goes down to the valley floor. On Sunday you will have the opportunity to accompany goats and cows during this brief trip.

San Matè – Descargar la malga is an annual ritual in Monte Baldo Natural Park: follow the herd along the way until reaching Saccone village!


From 11 am

  • Polenta Carbonera prepared by “Amici della Polenta Carbonera” of Malcesine and Goulash

During the day

  • For childred: laboratries, games, masks, shows and riding little horses.
  • Tours to discover the Baldo Park
  • Descent of the caws from the meadows to the centre of the village: a unique experience in the Baldo Park! Follow the caws path from Pozza to the centre of Saccone! The street till Pozza can be done also with baby push-chair.

A bus will connect Brentonico to Saccone all the day.

Info and map

Brentonico Tourist Board

Via F. Filzi 37 – c/o Municipio


T: 0464 395149



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