Curiosity and insights on the Dolomites of Trentino, South Tyrol, Bellunese and Friuli

Trauttmansdorff Castle

Trauttmansdorff Castle is one of the most beloved castles in Europe. It is located in the environs of Merano and hosts the Touriseum (South Tyrol Museum of Tourism), a restaurant and the huge

Skijoring on the Dolomites

Skijoring is a winter sport in which a cross-country skier is pulled by one or more dogs, by a horse or a motorized vehicle such as a snowmobile. The equipment normally includes skis, reins or

Snow tubing

Snow tubing is a new and exciting way to have fun on the snow, and doesn't require any particular equipment. It is similar to sledding, and simulates a rafting descent. People descend sitting

Prince's Castle

The castello Principesco (prince's castle) lies in Merano, in a very particular position. In fact, it wasn't built on the top of a hill or a mountain like it used to be done, but in the center

Wine and food tour in South Tyrol

South Tyrol is without a doubt the dream of every gourmet. An uncontaminated nature, clean air, a mild climate and the love of man enrich this land with delicious gifts, so much that South

Castle Fontana

The castle Castel Fontana is a medieval castle which can be easily reached walking along the path taking you to Castel Tirolo. It was built in 1241 and then destroyed and re-built many times.

Summer skiing in Trentino and South Tyrol

Some areas of the Dolomites are suitable for summer skiing. On the glaciers in fact you can often ski from May to October, depending on snow conditions. The places where you can ski under the

Castle Monteleone

 

The castle is dated back to the XIII century. Indeed it was built between 1240 and 1280 in a panoramic position above the town of Cermes/Tschermes.
The inner courtyards, situated on the

Scena Castle

The original core of Castle Scena is dated back to 1346, and was then restore and enlarged in the second half of the XIX century by the Archduke of Austria, who moved there with his beloved

Castle Tirolo

Castel Tirolo (Castle Tyrol) was built in the 12th century on a rocky spur, in a strategic position controlling the below Merano valley. It is undoubtedly the most important castle in South

Ice climbing on the Dolomites

Do you love climbing? Then ice climbing is the right winter sport for you. This activity is performed on spectacular frozen waterfalls, using the normal climbing equipment as well as ice axes

Natural reserves in the province of Bolzano

The Natural reserves of the Province of Bolzano in South Tyrol are seven:

- Natural Park of Sciliar-Catinaccio, in the Eastern Dolomites, between Castelrotto, Fiè allo Sciliar, Tires and the

Spas

Spas are an important reality in Trentino and South Tyrol. The main spa resorts are Levico Terme and Vetriolo Terme in Valsugana (arsenic-ferruginous waters), Pejo (carbon and sulphur waters),

Therme Meran spa

A futuristic structure holds the long spa tradition of Merano: the beneficial properties of these waters, able to cure many diseases, were already known in ancient times, but this spa offers

Golf Club Lana Merano

Address: Via Brandis 13
Town: 39011 LANA D'ADIGE
Province: BZ
Altitude: mt 320 slm
Green: 9 holes, mt 2793, Par 35, SSS 69
Facilities: training green, puttingreen, pitchingreen, bunker, bar