in the Pfaffensee lake
The major part of the stream, rivers and mountain lakes of South Tyrol are populated by trouts. The typical fish species in the Upper Venosta valley is the trout, brook trout and grayling.
Native people need a fishing licence with exam, touristis instead have the possibility to buy a licence.The state licence for tourists is valid in whole Italy for 10 years and costs Euro 35,00. You can buy it in the Angelshop Kastelbell (phone +39 0473 62 44 64).
Additional to this, you need a day ticket for the Pfaffensee lake, which you can buy for Euro 20,00 in the information office Malles and Burgusio (showing the fishing license).