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Wonderful holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau

Whether in spring, summer, autumn, or winter – during a holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau you will get your full money’s worth. In the environs of our holiday apartments in Ciardes/Tschars you can collect unforgettable memories all year round. A holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau is perfect for hiking, biking, sports, and more. But also history fans and gourmets are in for a truly good time.

Exploring forts and castles on holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau

Travel back in time during your holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau! Many castles, forts, churches, and monasteries testify of the rich history of the region. The trademark of the village is the striking Kastelbell Castle from the 12th century.

At the Juval Castle nearby our holiday apartments in Val Venosta/Vinschgau, you find the popular Messner Mountain Museum by extreme mountaineer Reinhold Messner, featuring an impressive exhibit of his private art collection.

Historic highlights for your holidays in Val Venosta/Vinschgau

A greatly rewarding trip, when on holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau, is a visit to the Churburg Castle (from the 13th century) in Sluderno/Schluderns, the Marienberg Abbey (from the 12th century) in Malles/Mals, and the Goldrain Castle in Laces/Latsch (which probably stems from the 16th century).

Ötzis adopted home

Would you have known? The Val Venosta/Vinschgau was inhabited already a very long time ago. Ötzi, whose mummified body was found in the Ötztal Alps, has been living in today’s Val Senales/Schnalstal about 5,300 years ago.

Silvia Rungg, Hotel Manager

Other highlights for your holidays in Val Venosta/Vinschgau, South Tyrol

Another thing you should not miss during your holiday in South Tyrol in Val Venosta/Vinschgau is a visit to the famous bell tower of Curon/Graun. It is submerged in today’s Lago di Resia/Reschensee lake, because in 1950, the village had to make place for a reservoir.
A special highlight for your holidays in Val Venosta/Vinschgau is Lasa/Laas, particularly known for its renowned marble, which is used all over the world for art works and buildings.
Also the little town of Glorenza/Glurns with its 800 inhabitants is well worth a visit during a holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau; its charming medieval centre is surrounded by the only entirely preserved fort in the Alps.

A holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau for connoisseurs

A major factor, when on holiday, is the local cuisine! In Val Venosta/Vinschgau, you are in a veritable foodie’s heaven. Thanks to the sheltered location of Castelbello/Kastelbell-Ciardes/Tschars, the climate is ideal for delicious red apples, various vines like Riesling, Trollinger and Gewürztraminer, and flavoursome asparagus. Also the local strawberries and apricots are highly popular among locals and guests. Brace yourself for pure culinary bliss on holiday in Val Venosta/Vinschgau!