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Romantic sleigh ride with Haflinger horses and ice climbing on the ice tower in Corvara
Snowboarding in the snow parks of the ski areas, ice skating in Merano and the surrounding villages and snowshoeing in the Texelgruppe Nature Park
Sledding fun with the family and ski tours to remote peaks

Winter Activities in South Tyrol

Winter sports in Merano and Environs

Winter sports and other outdoor adventures await visitors to the five winter sports areas in Merano and Environs.

Winter sports and other outdoor adventures await visitors to the five winter sports areas in Merano and Environs. The wide slopes and sunny fun parks are perfect for snowboarding, and the picturesque mountain trails are an ideal setting for cross-country skiing in the Alps. The untouched natural landscape of the area can be explored via ski tours, sleigh rides, or snowshoeing and winter hiking. Romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides are also an extremely popular activity perfect for couples and families.

In South Tyrol/Südtirol, a wide range of winter activities is possible away from the bustle of the ski areas, including ice climbing and ice skating. Ice skating rinks and natural ice rinks can be found both in town and in the surrounding countryside. On sunny late afternoons, guests may also go swimming or visit the sauna at the Terme Merano thermal baths.

 
 

Winter sports and other outdoor adventures await visitors to the five winter sports areas in Merano and Environs.

 
 

The five ski areas in and around Merano offer countless possibilities for family-friendly rides along natural downhill tracks.

 
 

In the dedicated winter sports areas in the mountains, specially prepared winter hiking trails lead through snowy alpine landscapes.

 
 

A snow-shoe hike in the mountains leads visitors through the snow-filled landscape of the South Tyrolean winter.

 
 

Ski mountaineering enthusiasts can choose from an entire network of routes set in pristine nature, with numerous mountain peaks to explore.

 
 

Merano and its surrounding areas have a lot to offer families who enjoy winter pastimes on the ice.

 
 

In Passeiertal Valley there is one of the largest and most spectacular ice climbing facilities in Europe: the 25 meter high ice tower in Corvara.

 
 

Wrapped up in thick woolen blankets, visitors can also explore South Tyrol on a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride.

 
 

Four of the ski areas around the spa town of Merano also feature Snow Parks with various structures suitable for all levels.

 
 

After an eventful day out on the snow, a visit to one of South Tyrol’s indoor pools is a welcome break for the entire family.