The teachings of the Bavarian clergyman and pioneering hydrotherapist Sebastian Kneipp
remain highly popular in South Tyrol
until today. Therapy and water treatments done according to the Kneipp Cure
have been offered in Merano/Meran since the 19th century. New Kneipp Station at the Schenner Waalweg
A new Kneipp station
has recently been installed on the Schenner Waalweg
. The water treading pool is about 6 metres long and 1.30 metres wide. Fresh spring water refreshes body and soul, and the unique mountain panorama delights the eye while Kneipp-ing.
In spring there will also be tours organized on the theme of "Vital am Waal"
with the hiking guide Roswitha Schwienbacher-Kröll
. Along the splashing water of the canal, the focus is on meditation, water treading and Kneipp coffee
. Kneipp cure facilities around Merano
You will find Kneipp Cure facilities all over in South Tyrol, in Ultimo/Ulten, Naturno/Naturns or in Parcines/Partschins in the midst of the impressive natural surroundings of the mountains – as evidenced by the Mountain Pasture and Kneipp tour on the Nörderberg mountain. On the Kneipp hiking trails and tours around Merano, visitors will find guided Kneipp Cure hikes and relaxation for body and soul alike in the countryside. One of the largest Kneipp health facilities in South Tyrol extends into the woods near Prissiano/Prissian next to Lana. In addition, the Merano Thermal Baths also have a bathing trail with Kneipp pools.