Articles for Valle Isarco

Churches, Abbeys and Sanctuaries

Sabiona Monastery

Also called the 'Acropolis of Tyrol', the Benedictine monastery in Sabiona is the sym...


On the path of Alpine cuisine

The holiday region of Chiusa, Barbiano, Velturno and Villandro offers a variety of cu...

Places to visit

Latzfons Cross


The Lazfons Cross is the highest-altitude pilgrimage site in South Tyrol at 2,305 met...

Family and Children

Fane Alpine village in Valles


Fane Alpine Village is a beautiful and unique alpine village located at 1,740 metres...

Parks and nature

Alpe of Luson


The Alpe di Luson is an extensive alpine pasture that can be easily reached from the...

Passes and Mountains

Puez-Odle Group


The two mountain groups, which according to the SOIUSA classification belong to the a...

Castles and fortresses

Rodengo Castle

The Rodengo Castle was built in 1140 by the Lords of Rodank and later in the XVI cent...

Castles and fortresses

Bishop Palace


This building had been for a long period the residence of the Lords of Bressanone/Bri...

Castles and fortresses

Forte Castle


Forte Castle/Trostburg lies in Val Gardena, above the town of Waidbruck. Its german n...

Christmas Markets

Bressanone Christmas Market: entertainment and tradition


From November to January, Bressanone hosts the Christmas Market within the splendid s...

Wine and wineries

The cellar of the Novacella Abbey


Besides the rich library and the cultural events, Novacella is well-known for its cel...

Churches, Abbeys and Sanctuaries

Novacella Abbey


Novacella Abbey, still run by the Augustinians, lies few km away from Bressanone/Brix...

Nordic walking

Winter Nordic Walking in Val di Funes

Val di Funes, in Valle Isarco, surrounded by the Odle group, is a perfect place to re...


Sledding in Valle Isarco


Sledding is very widespread in Valle Isarco valley. In fact, this area boasts many pe...


Sled slopes in Maranza


The surroundings of Maranza offer many sled slopes. The first one is located in the u...

Churches, Abbeys and Sanctuaries

The Library


The main tasks of the Augustinian order were the care of liturgy, the prayer and the...

Castles and fortresses

Velturno Castle


The castle was built in 1578 under will of the bishop Johann Thomas von Spaur. Bishop...

Cross Country Skiing

Cross-country skiing in Val d'Isarco


In Valle Isarco valley 294 km of perfectly kept cross country tracks develop; all tra...