Castel Maurn in St. Lorenzen
A season to experience

Brunico in summer is a joy for the senses

The call of the hawk and the scent of hay...

The warm season shows its best in and around Castel Maurn, covering the landscapes in luxuriant tones. Val Pusteria in summer is a riot of colours and scents and, as you walk into nature along the paths or during other exhilarating activities, you will breathe in vital energy with every step you take.

Dolomites: a mountainous dream
"The mountains are calling and I must go." (J. Muir)

As a backdrop to your outdoor adventures, you will find majestic giants of Dolomite rock over 280 million years old, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Amid scenic treks, high routes, challenging via ferratas, idyllic lakes and spectacular natural jewels such as Lake Braies, the imposing Tre Cime di Lavaredo and the earth pyramids, enjoy every moment… you will be awestruck by all this magnificence.

Uphill. Downhill.
Bike Paradise

Hop on your bike, pedal towards freedom and feel the cool breeze on your face. Every biker can quench their thirst for exploration along the Val Pusteria 110 km-long cycling path, which you can  cover in stages. Are you looking for adrenaline-pumping excitement? Then head towards the valley on the various downhill trails at Plan de Corones or test yourself along the Dolomites Stoneman trail … and feel the wow!

A sport with a long tradition
The art of golf

If your heart beats for golf, you will be delighted to know that some of the most beautiful courses in South Tyrol are near Maurn. Examples? The panoramic Val Pusteria Golf club at the foot of Plan de Corones and that of Alta Badia - both with 9 holes -, the course in San Vigilio on the Siusi plateau with 18 holes as well as the 36-hole course in the nearby Austrian city of Lienz. Improve your performance and relax in the embrace of beautiful landscapes.

Cultural routes
Get inspired

In South Tyrol, the streets and even the very walls of the buildings bear witness to local history. If you want to get to know the culture of this region full of events and traditions, then the must-see addresses are the Castle of Brunico - which towers above the city and houses the Messner Mountain Museum Ripa - or the Lumen museum of mountain photography.