THE WORLD CHANGES EVERY HUNDRED METRES. (Roberto Bolaño)
26.3 square kilometres in size, 42,000 inhabitants, 10,000 trees, including exotic palms, six museums, eight major parks and five-kilometre-long promenades that run like sinews through the historical, contemporary or ever-regenerating body of the city whose lifeline is the Passer. Also included are over 40 top restaurants, numerous bistros, bars and cafés, 920 (!) historic park benches, Art Nouveau villas, striking buildings from the Wilhelminian period and timeless architecture from the 1950s to the present day, as well as plenty of events, concerts and festivals. Welcome to Merano!
Welcome to our small town, the second largest in South Tyrol, which, as you will see, reflects a different facet of its character every hundred metres. Enjoy where a warm smile meets you, explore if you are interested in the exciting history, taste if you want to broaden your culinary or oenological experience, tremble along when the horse racecourse shows exciting races, savour it when the südtirol festival merano . meran offers world-class programmes, marvel when rare flower species of the Merano Flower Festival or artists and mimes from all over the world enrapture your senses at the annual street festival Asfaltart and discover what sustainable offers the city already offers for a better quality of life and the future. Let yourself be captured by the flair of the city, its urban greenery, and its casual chic. Live with us; become one of us.