Sight-seeing around Alta Badia / Val Pusteria

cultura y aventöra

attractions, adventure and culture

There is a lot to discover, explore, experience and investigate in St. Vigil and its surroundings! From a museum to a zip line, sightseeing in the medieval town of Bruneck or the main city of Bozen – you can be sure that you will not be bored here. You will find Lucia’s most beautiful destinations and sights at Plan du Corones at a glance here, but you will hear the secret tips only on-site.

Out of the ordinary Action

  • Ciamaor beach: A sunbathing lawn and relaxation zones, Kneipp treatment route and an adventure playground to have fun – the little beach on the flat bank of the St. Vigil Bach stream makes it a popular spot on sunny days.
  • Europe's largest zip line …can be found in St. Vigil! With more than 10 ropes and 11 platforms, enjoy the ride down into the valley. Highest point: 100 m. Highest speed: 80 km/h. Adrenaline level: 10/10.
  • Ciastlins waterfalls: They are small & beautiful, a destination worth seeing for the entire family.
  • Pragser Wildsee: Shimmering turquoise, crystal clear or emerald green – Lake Braes is not called the pearl of the Dolomite Lakes for no reason. You can go around the lake, or cross it in a nostalgic rowboat.
  • Three Peaks: Landmark of the Dolomites, UNESCO world heritage site and the most photographed mountain mass in Europe: if you are on a holiday in South Tyrol, you should also pay a visit to the Three Peaks. 
Spiaggetta
Ciastlins waterfalls
Three Peaks Dolomites
Pragser Wildsee

Museums

  • Fanes-Sennes-Braies visitor centre
    Interactive media provide you deep insight into how the Dolomites were formed and give you the opportunity to learn about Ladin legends and the habitats in the nature park. A great destination for all ages.
  • South Tyrolean Folklore Museum
    This four hectare large area is one of Europe’s most beautiful open-air museums. Experience more about the life of farmers at that time, learn about interesting professions and dive into the past. 
  • MMM Corones & MMM Ripa
    Located up high on Plan de Corones, you can find the MMM Corones, which was built into the rock, the most impressive museum created by the extreme mountaineer Reinhold Messner. The indoor area focuses on the topic of alpinism. If you take a look outside, you can see a stupendous mountain panorama that reaches beyond the national borders.
  • Museum Ladin Ciastel de Tor
    If you want to learn more about the Ladin culture, the valley's history, the fantastic legends, then visit the Museum Ladin Ciastel de Tor. Here you can also discover archaeological finds, fossils and much more.
Messner Mountain Museum
Messner Mountain Museum Kronplatz