Holiday in the Merano/Meran region – our insider tips for you
Holidays “Made for You” – that’s what the Hotel Tirolensis stands for. We will help you to organise your holiday in the Merano/Meran region according to your wishes. Tailor-made, unique, unforgettable. We have compiled our insider tips especially for you – this and much more can be experienced on holiday in the Merano/Meran region around our hotel in Tesimo/Tisens between Bolzano/Bozen and Merano/Meran!
And action! Your sporty holiday in the Merano/Meran region
Adrenalin junkies and nature lovers have found the perfect spot to holiday in the Merano/Meran region. Besides hiking in Prissiano/Prissian, there are many other activities on the programme. See for yourself!
South Tyrol’s bathing lakes, swimming pools, and the Mediterranean climate are perfect for fans of water! Those who spend their holiday in the Merano/Meran region should not miss jumping into the following lakes:
- Lake Caldaro/Kaltern – Caldaro/Kaltern
- Large and small Lake Monticolo/Montiggler – Appiano/Eppan
- Lake Favogna/Fennberger – Magré/Margreid
- Lake Santa Maria/Felixer Weiher – Alta Val di Non/Deutschnonsberg
- Lake Garda
South Tyrol has always been a Mecca for paragliders and hang gliders. During your holiday in Prissiano/Prissian, you will have the opportunity to take your own paraglider up into the air or to observe the Merano/Meran region from above during an organised tandem flight.
At Lake Garda, some surf schools have also included water skiing and wakeboarding in their programme. Surfing is possible on Lake Garda, and also on some lakes in South Tyrol, such as Lake Caldaro/Kaltern. For kiters, a holiday in the Merano/Meran region offers the opportunity to ride on the unique Lake Resia/Reschen.
You don’t have to go far to raft. On holiday in Tesimo/Tisens, you have the opportunity to experience rafting on the Adige/Etsch and Passirio/Passer rivers. During canyoning, trained guides will guide you safely through mountain canyons and across beautiful waterfalls. Equipped with a diving suit, helmet, and good shoes, you will be able to rappel down and slide across smooth rocks, swim with the current, and jump into deep pools – this can also be part of your holiday in the Merano/Meran region!
Holiday in Prissiano/Prissian – discover South Tyrol’s culture
On holiday in the Merano/Meran region, you will get to know and appreciate South Tyrol’s unique culture. Where the north meets the south, and the Alps meet the Mediterranean, there’s plenty to discover!
Excursions to the cities: Bolzano/Bozen, Merano/Meran, Bressanone/Brixen, Brunico/Bruneck, Glorenza/Glurns, as well as Venice, Verona, Trento
Museums: South Tyrol Museum Archaeology with the glacier mummy Ötzi, Touriseum in Merano/Meran, Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle, Messner Mountain Museums
Get to know tradition on holiday in the Merano/Meran region: lace-making, legends, Goaslschnöllen (whip cracking), heart-shaped sacred heart fire, quill embroidery, wood carving, St Nicholas and Krampus, Egetmann parade, Schellenrennen (bell race) ... ask us during your stay for our current tips!
Castles and fortresses: Rametz Castle, Tyrol Castle, Flavon/Haselburg Castle, Forte/Trostburg Castle ... there are around 800 castles and fortresses to admire in South Tyrol!
A holiday in the Merano/Meran region during winter
The winter months are also perfect for a holiday in the Merano/Meran region. South Tyrol is known as a ski destination, and much more awaits you!
Skiing in South Tyrol
Close by: Merano/Meran 2000 – Avelengo/Hafling, Schwemmalm – Val d’Ultimo/Ultental, Val Senales/Schnalstal – Val Venosta/Vinschgau, Vigilio/Vigiljoch – Lana, Reinswald – Sarentino/Sarntal, Plan/Pfelders – Passirio/Passeier, Mendola/Mendel – Val di Non, Val di Fiemme/Obereggen, Dolomiti Superski – Dolomites
Skiing area Merano/Meran 2000, Falzeben, Verano/Vöran, Val d’Ultimo/Ultental trails in the skiing area of Schwemmalm, Vigilio/Vigiljoch, Val Senales/Schnalstal Glacier (up to 15 kilometres are also prepared in summer)
Enjoy the silence of nature on holiday in the Merano/Meran region. There are numerous winter and snowshoe hiking trails to choose from! Summer hiking? Right this way
Tobogganing & horse-drawn sleigh ride
Tobogganing is a highlight for the whole family on holiday in the Merano/Meran region. Some of the trails are also illuminated in the evening. Romantics can surprise their sweetheart on holiday in the Merano/Meran region with a horse-drawn sleigh ride.
Holidays in Tesimo/Tisens with the family
Summer toboggan run
The Alpin Bob in the Merano/Meran 2000 hiking area takes you downhill on a track – up to 12 metres above the ground! From 1,900 m above sea level, the 1.1-kilometre bobsled run brings you down the mountain – pure family fun on holiday in the Merano/Meran region!
In the children’s playroom of the Hotel Tirolensis, children will find many high-quality wooden toys, board games, a PlayStation, an LCD TV, puzzles, and much more.
On holiday in the Merano/Meran region, the kids can enjoy the giant trampoline, the nest swing, the slide, and the giant sandbox.
From the hotel in Prissiano/Prissian to the world of discovery – the best holiday tips in the Merano/Meran region include: Train World Museum in Rablà/Rabland, Bird Care Centre Castle Tyrol, Renon/Ritten earth pyramids, adventure park Caldaro/Kaltern, mini golf, Rastenbach gorge
Get on your motorcycle, enjoy your holiday in the Merano/Meran region
South Tyrol’s pass roads and idyllic driving routes through the countryside are a dream come true for motorcyclists. Passionate bikers should use their holiday in the Merano/Meran region to discover the beauty of the area on their bike.
FANTASTIC location! Perfect for all your adventures!
Not only is our hotel special, but also our location! Between apple orchards and mountain peaks, at the starting point for hikes and bike tours, and only 15 kilometres from the spa town of Merano/Meran and the provincial capital of Bolzano/Bozen, you will find true happiness. This is not a hotel village, there is no noise, no hustle and bustle – just dreamy days in a dreamy location!