The Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle

The Botanic Gardens at Trauttmansdorff Castle are one of the main attractions of the city of Merano.

Colourful plants from all around the world thrive and bloom in Trauttmansdorff’s more than eighty garden landscapes. A harmonic ensemble of lush vegetation, magic viewpoints, a wide range of colours, Mediterranean climate and surrounding mountain landscape, that’s what makes the gardens a unique experience.

The Botanic Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle have been declared “one of the most beautiful botanic gardens of Italy” (2005) and are also considered to be one of the most amazing gardens all over Europe. Furthermore, the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle received the “International Garden of the Year Award” at the “Garden Tourism Conference 2013″ in Toronto, Canada!

  1. Garden attractions and highlights

    Garden attractions and highlights

    The botanic gardens feature numerous rarities and really special attractions, worth…
  2. The four Garden Worlds

    The four Garden Worlds

    The Botanic Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle are devided into four main sections,…
  3. Empress Sissi and the gardens

    Empress Sissi and the gardens

    One of the most famous guests of the city of Merano in the 19th century was the…
  4. Artistic pavilions

    Artistic pavilions

    Not only classic garden pavilions, but also artistically decorated and newly…
  5. Information for visitors

    Information for visitors

    Here you’ll find opening times, entrance fees and important informations on the…
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