Nalles is one of the villages that was able to preserve its original character up to these days.
The village of Nalles is located at 331 m asl on a detritic cone between the valley and the mountains, nestling among orchards and vineyards. As the northernmost village of the South Tyrolean Wine Route, Nalles is considered to be the gate to this route. Located along the road taking to the high plateau of Tesimo-Prissiano, it hosts the most ancient winery of South Tyrol, Castel Schwanburg.
Nalles is one of the villages that was able to preserve its original aspect. Still today many ancient residences and farms adorn the centre of the village, a considerable number of buildings have their own garden in which often roses flourish in every nuances. For the richness in this flower, Nalles is also considered to be the “village of roses“. Castel Stachelburg emphasises the historic character of the village. This ancient mansion, hosting a tavern in its interior, dates back to the second half of the 16th century.
The parish church of Nalles is consecrated to S. Ulrico and is one of the most impressive Baroque churches of the area.