Distant view of hills near Falkensteiner Hotels

Holiday in South Tyrol

South Tyrol is a wonderful country that skillfully combines its many contrasts into an exciting whole. Here, different cultures, languages and scenic features meet - traditions are firmly anchored, as is the Italian dolce vita. Gourmets are in particularly good hands in South Tyrol with its Mediterranean culinary delights, and the same applies to sports enthusiasts who like to reach the summit. In summer, enjoyment and closeness to nature can be combined during a tasting in the vineyards, from where you can experience an incomparable view of the Alps. The only way to get closer to the sky here is by hiking, climbing or paragliding. All kinds of sports can be practiced in this versatile land - from A for fishing to Z for Zumba. Families enjoy lakes and amusement parks.



A vacation in South Tyrol combines nature and pleasure, is both alpine and Mediterranean and harmoniously combines cultural contrasts. Here, tradition and down-to-earthness meet casual openness - at any time of year, vacationers are warmly welcomed and can experience relaxation, adventure and culture. The different languages that meet in South Tyrol are not the only contrasts. While the Dolomites region is known for its mountain activities and is a true paradise for alpine lovers, the south of the country offers a warmer climate, excellent wine, a flatter landscape and the capital city of Bolzano. The Valle Isarco offers hikes at different altitudes, on various themes and leads through medieval towns as well as along pleasure trails.

The contrasts of South Tyrol are most noticeable in the Merano region: Merano is nestled between palm trees and the three-thousand-meter peaks of the Texelgruppe Nature Park, while the west is home to the cultural region of Vinschgau and the highest mountain in South Tyrol, the "King Ortler". Whatever your heart beats for, you are sure to find it in South Tyrol. Variety awaits everywhere and makes for an unforgettable vacation.

Hotel Kronplatz

The 5-star Falkensteiner Hotel Kronplatz is the new hot spot for our guests and offers unique experiences on and around the best mountain for activities in South Tyrol: Welcome home at Kronplatz!

Exterior view of balconies & a terrace at Falkensteiner Hotels
Hotel exterior & outdoor pool at Falkensteiner Hotel and spa

Falkensteiner Hotel & Spa Falkensteinerhof

In the alpine region of Gitschberg Jochtal, active mountain lovers will find an ideal outdoor vacation.

Falkensteiner Hotel Antholz exterior with a mountain view

Falkensteiner Hotel Antholz

The 4* adults-only pleasure hotel in the Dolomites is the perfect place for a romantic getaway.

Falkensteiner Family Resort Lido

In the heart of South Tyrol, at the gateway to the Dolomites, THE family hotel will reveal itself to you.

Outdoor pool, sun beds at Falkensteiner Hotel Sonnenparadies

Falkensteiner Hotel & Spa Sonnenparadies

Our sporty wellness hotel is in the middle of the South Tyrolean mountain landscape.


A couple trekking on a hill near Falkensteiner Hotels

South Tyrol Hiking

At Falkensteiner Hotel & Spa Falkensteinerhof, an exciting mountain and nature adventure awaits you in the picturesque ski and holiday area Gitschberg Jochtal. 

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A family on a hike in the fields near Falkensteiner Hotels

Family Hikes To The Alms

The ski and holiday area Gitschberg Jochtal offers countless hiking opportunities during the summer. Our guests can dive right into the nature of South Tyrol directly from the hotel.

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Girl examining a mushroom in forest near Falkensteiner Hotels

Hiking With A Pram

Besides the Fane Alm, we also recommend the Woody Walk adventure trail with countless attractive play and rest stations in the Plose hiking area, near Brixen. Designed for families with children and prams.

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A couple sitting by the lake near Falkensteiner Hotels

Hikes Around The Lakes

Lake Prags, the pearl of the lakes of the Dolomites, and Lake Antholz in the Rieserferner-Ahrn nature park are pure gifts of nature and form an incomparable panorama for your family photos.

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A boy cycling on a mountain near Falkensteiner Hotels

Cycling In South Tyrol

Discover the variety of South Tyrol during exciting bike tours on the numerous bike paths and mountain bike trails. 600 km of connected bike paths and adventurous mountain bike trails in the Dolomites .

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2 hikers on a mountain on a sunny day near Falkensteiner Hotels


Hiking in the Dolomites means enjoying the complete package of nature.

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Rock Climbing near Falkensteiner Hotel and Asia Spa Leoben

Climbing and fixed rope routes

The Pustertal valley around the Kronplatz is a paradise for all climbing enthusiasts.

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Low-angle shot of 2 bikers on a road near Falkensteiner Hotels

Cycling Kronplatz

You can cycle along the beautiful landscape between Bruneck and Lienz.

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A paraglider while Paragliding near Falkensteiner Hotels


If the breathtaking view is not enough for you, then paragliding or is the right choice.

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A man kayaking in Sea Kayak Novigrad near Falkensteiner Hotels


You can experience the wild waters of the Puster Valley by canyoning or rafting.

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Aerial view of a golf course near Falkensteiner Hotels


Small ball – big sport!

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A girl engaged in high-wire course near Falkensteiner Hotels

High-wire course

A visit to the high-wire course is perfect for any adrenaline junkies! As well as the course, there is much more to discover.

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Bird's-eye view of the Toboggan track at Falkensteiner Hotels

Alpine Coaster „Klausberg Flitzer“

Go on the longest and most spectacular Alpine roller coaster in Italy.

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The golf courses in South Tyrol are among the most beautiful golf courses in Italy. The greens are well looked-after and meet the requirements of even the most passionate golfers.

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Local Attractions

Folk Museum in Dietenheim

The provincial museum for folklore in Dietenheim/Teodone belongs to the ADAC and is considered as one of the most beautiful open-air museums of Europe. 

South Tyrol Museum Of Archaeology

Visit Ötzi! The "Iceman" is THE highlight of the South Tyrolean Archaeological Museum.

Messner Mountain Museum Ripa

The MMM Ripa at Bruneck Castle is dedicated to mountain peoples all around the world and their culture, their religion and tourism.

Rodenegg Castle near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences

Rodenegg Castle

When you visit Rodenegg Castle, one of the largest and strongest fortified castles in the country awaits.

Aerial view of Bruneck Town near Falkensteiner Hotels


The small town of Bruneck is the geographical, cultural and economic centre of the Puster Valley.


Brixen is the oldest city in Tyrol and is known for its versatility


Sterzing, the most northerly town in South Tyrol, has a small but exclusive shopping street with great cafés and a pleasant ambiance under the Zwölferturm, the landmark of the city.

Buildings in Bolzano city near Falkensteiner Hotels


Bozen is the capital and largest city in South Tyrol and offers anything your heart desires with respect to shopping. On the cultural side, the city has a lot of theatres, music, and films to offer.

Messner Mountain Museum Corones near Falkensteiner Hotels

Messner Mountain Museum Corones

Located on the summit plateau of Plan de Corones at 2,275 meters above sea level, is all about traditional alpinism, decisively shaped by Reinhold Messner.

Neustift Monastery

The Neustift Monastery is a monastery of the Congregation of the Austrian Augustinian Canons in Neustift, near Brixen.

Taufers Castle near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences

Taufers Castle

One of the most beautiful and massive fortress of Tyrol is located in the Taufer Valley and is a real fairy-tale fortress

Prettau mine & climatic gallery

The mine railway takes you into the Mining Museum of South Tyrol where you will learn a lot about the work of the miners in this copper mine.

Loden Experience

The museum shows the path taken by wool, from the sheep to the finished product.

Earth pyramids in Percha near Falkensteiner Hotels

Earth pyramids in Percha

A hike to the earth pyramids of Percha reveals the clay column structures with an impressive display of colors.

Distant view of Bruneck Castle near Falkensteiner Hotels

Bruneck Castle

Reinhold Messner opened his 5th Messner Mountain Museum at Bruneck Castle, and dedicated the contents to the people of the mountains.