An excursion to Merano and surroundings
Palms backed by snow-covered 3000m peaks, medieval archways and enchanting jugendstil architecture, the most beautiful racetrack in the Alps, and the favourite holiday destination of Empress Sissi: That is Merano. The health resort of Merano is one of a kind, with its wonderful promenades along the Passer River, the grand botanical gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle in all their unbelievable glory and diversity, the Touriseum, Tappeiner Trail, the foot promenade over the roofs of the old city, the enchanting theatre, and the wondrous Kursaal.
Museums in Merano and surroundings
About 800 fortresses and castles, as well as opulent, artistic church treasures and numerous museums all represent the magic of tradition in South Tyrol. Take a day trip to nearby beautiful Merano and its surroundings, and learn more about the tradition and customs, as well as the culture and history of South Tyrol.