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The Isarco Valley extends from Bozen to the north up to Brennero. Then, near Brixen, the narrow gorge of the Isarco valley widens to become a spacious and luxuriant basin. Sterzing, the old city of the Fugger family, with its side valleys, is just 15 kilometres from the Brenner pass. Your eyes will feast on truly charming countryside: from the crests of the foothills with their vineyards and chestnut orchards to the lush Alpine meadows and pastures and from the mountain forests to the characteristic rocky peaks of the Dolomites and up to an altitude of three thousand metres where the glaciers extend over the East and West Breonie Alps.
The Isarco Valley offers lots of alternatives for those who like to take hikes, mountain bike trips and excursions plus plenty of things to do for winter sports enthusiasts: from expert skiers and daring snowboarders to cross-country skiing lovers, everyone will find just what they need. This is the ideal vacation spot for families since all ski resorts offer special ski week programs (with kindergartens on skis).
The richness of this valley is not just the beauty and diversity of the breathtaking countryside: it's also a valley of transition, where the Mediterranean and the northern-central European cultures have intertwined for millenniums, as demonstrated by the ancient farmhouses, picturesque towns and rich cultural background of unique works of art in all styles by important architects, painters and sculptors from all periods.
The wide variety of offers is also enhanced by the culinary pleasures of the Isarco Valley cultural-gastronomic itinerary: the table fare includes traditional specialities, Austrian-Bohemian dishes and Mediterranean recipes accompanied by a delicious glass of Isarco Valley wine. As a final touch to the changing seasons, autumn marks the revival of the old Törggelen tradition, tasting typical local delicacies along with new wine in old country taverns.
At Isarco Valley, there is tourist accommodation available in hotels, farm holiday, farmhouse, residence self-catering accommodation, mountain chalets, b&b, rooms for rent, holiday homes, camp sites and tourist villages.