Escursions & Tips - Seiser Alm / Alpe di Siusi

Becoming a local …

The pleasures of hiking. Natural spectacles. Be amazed. Cultural treasures. Travelling through time. Explore. City visits. Alpine lakes like precious gems. Wonder. We have put together a list of some of the best trips and excursions. We hope you have an enjoyable and interesting holiday in Tires al Catinaccio.

The Renon earth pyramids

Natural wonders & other sights not to be missed:

  • Lake Carezza: one of the most beautiful mountain lakes in the entire Alpine range
  • Wuhnleger: beautiful pastures and a little lake with reflections of Mount Catinaccio
  • The Renon earth pyramids: the tallest earth pyramids in Europe!
  • The Bletterbach Gorge at Aldino: the "Grand Canyon" of South Tyrol
  • "Enrosadira" (Alpenglow): from our hotel, you can enjoy the evocative sight of the Catinaccio massif turning pink at sunset
  • Lake Caldaro: the warmest lake in the Alps, as well as the largest natural bathing lake in South Tyrol
  • The Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle: 80 different plant habitats in an area of 12 hectares
  • Raffeiner Orchideenwelt Park: a paradise for orchid-lovers or for the simply curious
  • Alpe di Siusi: a tourist destination and a well-known attraction - it is the largest plateau in Europe
Lake Carezza

Museums & culture

  • Presule Castle: a Renaissance castle with armoury, hall of knights, castle chapel, and much more ...
  • Church of Saints Cipriano and Giustina: a late Romanesque church and favourite subject for photographers
  • Sciliar-Catinaccio Nature Park with old Venetian sawmill: watch the sheer force of the water
  • Max Valier Astronomical Observatory at San Valentino in Campo: learn more about the stars and our galaxy
  • Sanctuary of Madonna di Pietralba: the main place of pilgrimage in South Tyrol
  • Collepietra Museum: a glimpse into peasant life and the artisan crafts of the past
  • Messner Mountain Museum and Firmiano Castle: the magic mountain ...


Chiusa / Klausen

City sightseeing

  • Bolzano, the capital of South Tyrol: Piazza Walther, the Bolzano arcades, the Archaeological Museum with Ötzi, MUSEION
  • Bressanone, bishop's city: Bressanone Cathedral, Abbey of Novacella, the Plose (a mountain with many leisure activities)
  • Merano, spa town: walks, Merano arcades, Trauttmansdorff Castle and its gardens
  • Chiusa, a centre of artists and site of the Sabiona Monastery
  • Ponte Gardena, with Castel Trostburg and the famous "Oswald von Wolkenstein" ride
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