where mediterranean lifestyle meets alpine sense of tradition
Enjoy the unique atmosphere of two merging cultures and their heritages: a hidden spot of pleasure and enjoyments of all kinds. Whether on foot, having a sedate ride on the historical light railway that connects Collalbo to Soprabolzano or traveling around: you will always be surrounded by the magnificent scenery of the South Tyrolean Alps!
Curious? South Tyrol offers far more over hundred museums and exhibition venues with cultural and natural attractions.
CASTLES AND PALACES
Visit our castles and palaces and enter a world of brave knights and noble ladies!
South Tyrol is famous for its cuisine: choose from many exquisite restaurants, wineries and delicatessens; explore the palate's paradise!
The historical shopping arcades in Bolzano, Bressanone and Merano, surrounded by winding alleys and colorful streets, are the perfect setting for pleasant and exclusive shopping tours! Enjoy tastes, perfumes and colors in a vivid market atmosphere at Bolzano's Fruit Market or get in the mood of Christmas strolling through the numerous Christmas Markets of the region!
Be it the food and drink festivals in summer, the typical "Törggelen"- chest nut meal in autumn, bartlmah, a ceremonial driving down of cattle where people of all ages meet on the mountain pastures - almost on our doorstep - to celebrate the end of summer - all wearing the traditional Dirndl and Lederhosen - or the various culinary speciality weeks and religious processions throughout the year. Many of Our old customs and traditions have been cherished for ages!
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