No doubt Italy abounds with stunning sights, but it’s the side of Italy you may not know that will shoot an arrow straight into your wanderlust heart.
Whether you crave heavenly outdoor excursions, long to unwind in pure sun-drenched bliss or wish to revel in cultural adventures teeming with culinary delights and historic sights, South Tyrol lays it all at your feet. A land born from striking contrasts, South Tyrol is where Alpine and Mediterranean climates wondrously collide among a medley of Italian, Austrian and German influences. The outcome is breathtaking — creating a blend of natural and man-made beauty unlike anywhere else in the world.
Hauntingly Beautiful. Wildly Relaxing. Fiercely Enduring
If there ever was a hidden gem in Europe, it’s South Tyrol.
One of the great writers of the 20th century, Franz Kafka, described South Tyrol as the most beautiful landscape he had ever seen. Take a look for yourself. We think you’ll agree.
Where is South Tyrol
South Tyrol sits at the top of Italy in an enchanting region known as the “sunny side of the Alps”. The area beautifully blends Italian flair with Alpine charm to offer a truly unforgettable experience.
Getting to South Tyrol may seem a bit daunting at first, but trust us it is not. You can be in this corner of paradise with a simple 2-3 hour drive or train ride from one of several nearby major cities such as Venice, Milan and Munich.
Once in South Tyrol, you’ll have numerous regions to explore. Each with its own fascinating sights, micro-climates and ample opportunities to wow yourself in the wilderness or blend in with the locals and experience true Alpine living.
Get to Know South Tyrol
If you are like most travelers you have a wish list of places to visit. Whether that list has 10 destinations or 100, South Tyrol belongs at the top. We designed Throne & Vine to help etch it above all the others on your list.
Browse through our South Tyrol itinerary ideas and discover some of the epic castles, soul-mending resorts, quaint villages, cultural treasures and jaw-dropping outdoor excursions waiting for you. And of course, don’t forget to tempt your thirst and appetite by getting familiar with the types of dishes and award-winning wine you’ll savor while visiting.
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