Surroundings

In the surroundings of our farm you will find a rich entertainment

 Do you love tasty culinary delights, Tyrolean delicacies or Italian specialties?

In southern South Tyrol, there is a large selection of restaurants, pizzerias, cafes, ice cream parlors, pastry shops, taverns, and other excursion spots where you can enjoy both

If you want to take advantage of the mild and sunny climate of the south, then spend a natural holiday on the fruit and wine farm in one of our apartments in Cortaccia.

The location of our house offers an ideal starting point for many hikes, cycling, mountain biking or swimming, surfing and sailing on nearby Lake Kalterern or Lake Fennberg, Lake Garda is only 75km away.

For shopping in the cities of Bolzano, Merano, Bressanone or Trento or in the surrounding villages like Neumarkt with its arbours.

Nearby golf courses are in Petersberg and Appiano.

Already in February, the nearby Spring Valley is a wonderful destination for hiking. There grow violets, primroses and dense carpets of flowers.

At Easter you can see a beautiful sea of flowers during a hike along the orchards.

In summer, nature lovers enjoy the ice holes.

In cold caves the icicles hang here even in midsummer. Underneath you can

Consider a natural stone garden with a rare plant growth of over 600 different plant species

Further hiking paradises are the Salten, the Ritten, the Dolomites with the Sciliar and the rose garden.

But the Bletterbach gorge in Aldein, the Rastenbachklamm in Kaltern / Altenburg, Fennberg with the redwoods and the lake are definitely worth a visit. How about a day trip to Lake Garda 75km away, to Verona in the city or for our opera friends in the opera? No problem if you do not want to drive yourself, there are organized day trips for you there.

The bike network around Kurtatsch is wonderfully developed, along the Kalterersee to Meran and the Vinschgau or even in the neighboring region, the Italian Trentino.

For our climbing friends, there are numerous climbing walls in the vicinity.

2 magnificent climbing walls even in the village of Graun and 1 via ferrata from Eichholz to Fennberg.

The Kalterer See - a biotope with many natural beauties - is not only popular for hiking and cycling, but also for swimming. Due to the ideal wind, it is also very good for surfing and sailing.

The two Montiggler lakes are also located in a nature reserve.

In the middle of the Montiggler forest, very idyllic, are also the very popular bathing lakes.

On the large lake there is an outdoor pool with a waterslide, while the small lake is more of an oasis of tranquility.

The capital city of Bolzano with its famous arcades in Bolzano is ideal for shopping. But also the Waltherplatz and the cathedral as well as the fruit market and the Ötzimuseum, the natural history museum and the city Trient are worth a trip.

During the Advent season, the Christmas markets of Bolzano, Merano and Bressanone invite you to shop.

In autumn, when the Törggelezeit begins, but also at any other time of the year, a hike over the Lochweg to Tramin, to Penon, or to Altenburg / Kaltern with a short break in one of the taverns with a hearty snacks and roasted chestnuts is particularly nice