Skiing, snowshoeing and sledding in Meransen

An Action-Packed Winter at the Hotel Ambet in South Tyrol

In Meransen, the day begins with a thrilling downhill ride or a walk in the snow. Winter hiking across the white snowy blanket one really appreciates the magical silence that envelops the mountains in winter. The perfectly maintained trails lead to the most stunning spots or to the mountain huts such as the Bacherhüte mountain hut, the Großberghütte hut or Kiener Alm pasture where one can stop for a break and a bite to eat. Many of these traditional mountain huts remain open in winter and welcome visitors with a steaming mug of punch and a choice of sumptuous South Tyrolean platters.

In the vicinity of Meransen there are also many other fascinating family destinations worth visiting including the traditional South Tyrolean Christmas markets in Bruneck, Brixen, Klausen and Bozen.


Winter Sights in and around South Tyrol

Marvels in the environs of Meransen

In December, the atmosphere in the old South Tyrolean towns of Brixen, Klausen, Bruneck, Bozen and Meran are animated by the characteristic hustle and bustle of Christmas festivities. On the elegantly decorated stalls, the traditional Christmas markets display exquisite handmade arts and crafts and the traditional local gastronomic specialties. At Christmas time the Thermenplatz square in Merano is at its most spectacular, colourful and stylish, never failing to impress visitors. The characteristic wooden houses neatly arranged on Waltherplatz square in Bozen are no less fascinating. A day trip to the markets can be combined with a relaxing afternoon at the Merano Thermal Baths or a visit to the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology in Bozen where Ötzi, one of the most famous preserved mummy in the world, continues to draw visitors of all ages.

We will gladly help you to organize your excursions, according to your preferences.

aktiv_winter_1.jpg Brixen
aktiv_winter_2.jpg Bruneck