Tesimo and Prissiano in Merano & environs
In the Tesimo-Prissiano holiday region in Merano & environs you'll find numerous alpine huts and wine cellars to enjoy a break and a romantic quiet spot. The ideal place where body and spirit can take a break!
The landscape is characterised by beautiful chestnut groves and vineyards.
Discover the unspoiled nature in the surroundings. Get to know the land and the people by visiting various events like concerts, wine tasting sessions, guided tours, and more. And don't miss out on the many castles and manors! All of them date back to the 12th and 13th century and are now privately owned (e.g. Fahlburg Castle, Wehrburg Castle, Katzenzungen with the largest and oldest vine in Europe, the Pfeffersberg Castle ruin). This region possesses the largest number of castles in South Tyrol, this is why Prissiano is also called the "village of castles".
Discover the International Felt Trail in Tesimo-Prissiano with its unique combination of nature, art and adventure. There is plenty to be discovered along this adventure trail for old and young alike.
The enchanting Gardens of Trauttmansdroff Castle which was once the preferred holiday destination of empress Sissi. The botanic gardens are located on a sunny slope above Merano. The beautiful castle thrones in the middle of the gardens.
The Thermal Baths of Merano do not only offer a great wellness attraction, but also provide an architectonic highlight. The impressive glass and steel cube makes up the heart of the new area located on the southern side of the Passirio River.
Discover the unique Thermal Baths of Merano or simply enjoy a comfortable walk along the most beautiful promenades!