Sights

This section provides a selection of places that are really worth to be visited in Merano and surrounding valleys.

What about a guided tour of the Schnatterpeck altar in Lana, a pleasant walk to the ancient larch trees in Val d’Ultimo or a visit to the romantic Saint Proculus church? Numerous special places can be discovered in Merano and surroundings.

Image: the mausoleum of Archduke John of Austria in Scena.

  1. Earth pillars in Tirolo and Caines

    Earth pillars in Tirolo and Caines

    An impressive natural spectacle are the earth pillars near Tirolo Castle and in Caines.
  2. French cemetery

    French cemetery

    The French cemetery in San Leonardo in Passiria dates back to the 19th century and…
  3. Gaul Canyon in Lana

    Gaul Canyon in Lana

    In Lana di Sopra and at the beginning of the Val d’Ultimo, the Gaul Promenade leads…
  4. Painters’ House in Val Passiria

    Painters’ House in Val Passiria

    The “Painters’ House” in San Martino in Passiria reminds of the Passiria Art…
  5. Mausoleum at Scena

    Mausoleum at Scena

    The mausoleum in neo-Gothic style has been established as gravesite for the family…
  6. Muthöfe farmsteads

    Muthöfe farmsteads

    The so called “Muthöfe” are farms located at an altitude of 1,200 m asl high above…
  7. Glacial mills in Val Passiria

    Glacial mills in Val Passiria

    Plata in Upper Val Passiria boasts a scientific pecularity, which are the glacial…
  8. St Proculus church

    St Proculus church

    The St Proculus church in Naturno is one of the oldest churches of Early Christian…
  9. Shield Farms

    Shield Farms

    The so called Schildhöfe, 11 beautiful farmsteads in Val Passiria, are adapted to…
  10. Val Senales Glacier

    Val Senales Glacier

    The Val Senales Cable Car takes you to the Val Senales Glacier at 3,200 m asl in…
  11. Schnatterpeck Altar

    Schnatterpeck Altar

    A high altar by the sculptor Hans Schnatterpeck can be found in the Assumption…
  12. South Tyrolean Sculpture Path

    South Tyrolean Sculpture Path

    The sculpture path in Lana is aimed at uniting villages and raising the awareness…
  13. Ancient larch trees in Val’Ultimo

    Ancient larch trees in Val’Ultimo

    In Val d’Ultimo there are three ancient larch trees, which are among the oldest…
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