Experience South Tyrol

Experience the nature

Various possibilities

There is much to see and do in South Tyrol. Castle Tyrol, the best golf courses in South Tyrol, or the provincial capital Bolzano: all this is only a stone's throw away from Hotel Castel. You can look forward to romantic summer concerts, day trips to master winemakers, horse races and classic car events, among other things.

A true hiking paradise awaits you on the Waalwege (waterways) along South Tyrol's waterways, picturesque country roads invite you to go for a spin in a sports car, convertible or classic car, and countless cycle paths provide the opportunity for sporting activities. Get on a mountain bike or e-bike and explore South Tyrol. There is a lot to discover.

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Walking, hiking and mountaineering

Directly around the Hotel Castel

The charming and varied South Tyrolean mountain world offers you a variety of exciting and beautiful hikes. From easy walks on the valley floor to the rocky high mountains with their mighty three thousand metre peaks, you will always be accompanied by the mild and sunny climate of this region.

One of the most beautiful hiking trails in South Tyrol are the kilometre-long Waalwege. Centuries ago, these paths and narrow canals were created to guarantee the South Tyroleans the irrigation of their fields and orchards. Even today dozens of them still run through South Tyrol. Accessible at all times of the year and mostly without significant ascents, they offer breathtaking views and moments.

We would be happy to provide you with sufficient information material on site and help you choose your perfect route.

Would you like to enjoy the beautiful South Tyrolean countryside without too much effort? Borrow one of our high-quality e-bikes and go on an exploration tour.

Golf in South Tyrol: Magical variety

Golf in a unique atmosphere

From the Mediterranean, classically South Tyrolean golf course between apple trees and vines to the high alpine course with a breathtaking view of the surrounding mountains: around the Castel a multitude of first-class golf courses await you. We will be happy to reserve your personal tee times or your participation in one of the numerous tournaments. The golf card for reduced golfing pleasure in South Tyrol, as well as equipment and golf bags are available at the hotel.

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Sights and cultural highlights

Get to know South Tyrol

The area around the Hotel Castel is rich in cultural highlights that you should not miss. Among the most remarkable sights are the impressive gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle and the Bletterbach Gorge, also known as the Grand Canyon of South Tyrol.

The selection of museums in the immediate vicinity is also impressive: The Messner Mountain Museums, the Ötzi Museum and the Andreas Hofer Museum are definitely worth a visit.

If you are interested in viticulture and cuisine, you can visit the numerous wineries - and stop there for lunch. Wagyu breeders, bacon farmers, distilleries and juice producers are other interesting places to visit.