Why is the tower in the lake?
In 1950, the locks of the newly built reservoir were closed for the first time and the water was dammed 22 meters higher. More informations
What is the museumobil Card?
The museumobil Card unites two offers: Unlimited travel on all public transport, as well as free admission to over 90 museums, collections and exhibition venues throughout South Tyrol. Discover
all the advantages of this unique ticket.
What is the bikemobil Card?
The bikemobil Card is a combination ticket for the use of bus, train and rental bicycles valid throughout South Tyrol. Discover
all the advantages and prices of this unique ticket.
What is the Venosta Valley Card and what can I do with it?
The Venosta Valley Card is the ticket to an unforgettable holiday experience. At the participating hotels
, you will receive the Venosta Valley Card as a gift on arrival. Thanks to the integrated Guest Pass, these accomodation providers will enable you to use the Venosta Valley Card and all other public transport in South Tyrol free of charge. On presentation of the Venosta Valley Card you will also receive discounts on cable cars, museums, leisure facilities and many more highlights are waiting for you. Learn more
about the uses and benefits of this unique ticket.
What is the Adige Cycling Trail?
The Adige Cycling Trail runs along the ancient trading route Via Claudia Augusta and is one of the most popular cycling paths in South Tyrol. You can find everything you need to know for a journey on the bike along this historical route here
When does the apple blossom take place in the Upper Venosta Valley?
The apple blossom is taking place every year between mid-April and mid-May. It strongly depends on the weather conditions and the temperatures.
What are Bunkers?
These traces are not visible to the naked eye, because they are monumental underground bunkers that were planned as defense facilities and places of refuge. Today, the relics of the interwar period are embedded in the surrounding fruit orchards and pastures. History buffs should not miss the guided bunker tours in summer. Find out more
What are irrigation channel paths?
Waalwege is the German name for the characteristic hiking trails in the Venosta Valley, which werde dug many centuries ago and were used to irrigate the fields until the 19th century. There used to be 300 irrigation channels in the Upper Venosta Valley but today only a dozen of these are still accessible. Read more about the irrigation channel paths and where they are here
Can I take my bike on the bus?
You can take your bike on the bus if the bus has a bike rack.
Which rides does the Venosta Valley Card include?
Your Venosta Valley Card includes the following exclusive services. Please read here
Do I have to stamp the ticket every time I take the train?
You have to stamp your train ticket – be it the Venosta Valley Card, Mobilcard or a single ride ticket – every time you take the train.
How long does it take to go to Merano by bike?
You can take the "Via Claudia Augusta"
cycling path along the Adige river to reach the spa town of Merano in 1-2 hours.
Can I take my bike on the train?
It is possible to take the bike on the train. At busy times
, a bike transport service
is offered parallel to the train.
Where can I find a railway timetable for South Tyrol?
All info about public transport in South Tyrol including timetables and ticket prices can be found on the following website www.suedtirolmobil.info
Are the old marble quarries in Lasa and Göflan open to visitors?
The marble quarries are closed to visitors due to safety reasons.
However, between Spring and Autumn, visitors can join guided tours to see the marble
in Silandro and Lasa.
Where can I obtain a weather forecast for South Tyrol?
Local weather forecasts for South Tyrol can be found on the website weather.provinz.bz.it