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Freedom, experiences, culture!

In addition to the breathtaking landscapes and the fantastic active programme, South Tyrol and especially Merano & Environs delight with their culture, history, and tradition. Find out here the destinations that you should not miss!

South Tyrol’s towns – alpine-Mediterranean beauty

South Tyrol's cities have retained their flair over the centuries. Their city centres are full of life, full of history, and full of culinary delights. Here you can meet in small bars for a glass of wine or a cappuccino, stroll under the historic arcades past numerous owner-managed boutiques, and find your favourite place to linger. Nowhere else does village charm and city flair meet as much as in the cities of Meran, Brixen, and Sterzing – see for yourself!

  • Meran, the spa town
  • Bolzano, the regional capital
  • Bruneck, in the heart of the Val Pusteria/Pustertal
  • Brixen, the episcopal town
  • Klausen, Dürer’s town
  • Sterzing, the northernmost city of Italy
  • Glurns, surrounded by a city wall
  • Laives, the town where apple grow

Museums, castles, and palaces in the surroundings

  • The Touriseum in Meran (combine it with a visit to the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle)
  • The South Tyrolean Museum of Archeology with Ötzi, the Man from the Ice, in Bolzano
  • The Museion of contemporary art in Bolzano
  • Trauttmansdorff Castle in Meran
  • The Museum of Wine Growing at Rametz Castle in Meran
  • The Prince’s Castle in Meran
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