Holidays in the Dolomites discovering castles and fortresses

The land of Dolomites is scattered with castles and fortresses. Some are now only ruins, but many have been recovered and reevaluated and host museums, exhibitions and events. Some castles have been transformed in suggestive hotels. Ancient castles prove and narrow the history of South Tyrol, Trentino and Bellunese. A fascinating millennial history… let yourself be enchated by ancient histories and legends, come to discover the castles and fortresses of Dolomites.

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Nanno Castle

This castle is the most "Italian" one in Trentino, so that the legend says it had been projected by Andrea Palladio. Its imposing structure was wanted by Family Madruzzo in the second half of the XVI...

Stenico Castle

Stenico is one of the oldest castles in Trentino, and is an important example of the evolution of a stronghold. Through the centuries, the castle had became a symbol of the temporal power of the bishops, second only...

Toblino Castle

This excellent example of lake fortress is remembered first of all for the many romantic adventures and tragedies of its owners. It belonged to many families in the course of the centuries, but the period when...