Regardless of whether you’d prefer a challenging hiking tour or a comfortable circuit, in the Apple country South Tyrol there is something for every taste! South Tyrol features diverse tours for families, the leisure oriented, and all those who’d like to discover the world of apples here with all their senses. All hiking routes lead through charming apple orchards or offer unique insight into the region’s fruit orchards. The most beautiful paths are open throughout the year.
In springtime, the apple orchards are particularly attractive. Nature awakens from hibernation and a sea of blossoms adorns the valleys. Spring, however, isn’t the only time to visit the hiking paradise of South Tyrol. On the south side of the Alps, the summers are comfortably warm and in winter perfectly groomed trails await visitors young and old. Regardless of whether you’d prefer the fresh air of higher elevations or a comfortable stroll through the green valleys, the home of the South Tyrolean Apple PGI appeals throughout the year.
Keen to go hiking? Discover South Tyrol’s many apple orchards in Merano/Meran and Environs and in Val Venosta/Vinschgau along the typical “Waalwege” historic irrigation canals. These canal trails are ideal for families, the leisure oriented, and all those who want to experience South Tyrol’s relaxing side. The apple orchard circuit in Parcines/Partschins and the apple orchard trail in Naz-Sciaves/Natz-Schabs in Valle Isarco/Eisacktal are two genuine highlights for all apple fans. In southern South Tyrol, stimulating apple trails, like the Termeno Nature Discovery Trail (Naturerlebnisweg Tramin)
in Überetsch/Unterland and the Panorama tour in Ora/Auer
, provide visitors with beautiful panoramic views over the bountiful orchards.