Holidays at Mount Gitschbergsummer experiences in Maranza
The sunny high plateau of Maranza offers an average of 280 days of sunshine a year. Summer is the perfect season to explore the hiking areas around Mount Gitschberg. Furthermore, numerous recreational opportunities guarantee plenty of variety and entertainment. More than 30 huts and several theme trails, circular paths and altitude tracks make hiking in Maranza a pleasant outdoor experience. Enjoy a fantastic view on the panorama platform Gitschberg. From this unique vantage point on a clear day you have a fabulous view of a total of 500 mountain peaks. Around Mount Gitschberg, splendid hiking trails pass through the alpine environment. The Fane Alm with its ancient farms and the lodge Brixner Hütte are popular hiking destinations.
Your hostess will be glad to give you some hiking tips.
Summer water funon vacation at Gitschberg
Not only on hot summer days, the water park “Alpinpool” in Maranza invites you to a refreshing dip. The water park offers a family-friendly ambiance with a baby pool, a waterslide and a hot tub. It furthermore includes a spacious sauna area, from where you can enjoy a truly breathtaking panoramic view of the Dolomites. Several more crystal clear bathing waters await you right in the vicinity of the South Tyrolean mountain village. The public swimming pool in the village of Velturno, the natural swimming pond in Luson and the idyllic Lake Varna are popular bathing waters in the region. In addition, the outdoor pool in Chiusa and the warm lakes of Monticolo promise plenty of refreshing moments.
Cultural discoveriesaround Maranza
A cultural tour in the nearby area leads you first of all to the Gothic parish church located in the heart of the village – you may visit it during your vacation at Mount Gitschberg. The Chiusa di Rio Pusteria is located in the village of Rio di Pusteria, which is situated in the valley below Maranza. The Chiusa di Rio Pusteria was built as a customs station and later served as a hunting lodge. Guided tours of the old walls are held regularly in the summer. In the cities of Brunico, Bressanone and Vipiteno, in the summer months regular weekly markets take place, where you can enjoy the hustle and bustle of the city.