14 days in Province of South Tyrol Itinerary

14 days in Province of South Tyrol Itinerary

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14 days in Province of South Tyrol Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
Selva di Val Gardena
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Merano
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
San Candido
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Campo Tures
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Chicago

3
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Selva di Val Gardena

Selva di Val Gardena ©
Visiting Val Gardena and Le Cascate di Stanghe will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Malga Fane and Duomo di Bressanone. Get out of town with these interesting Selva di Val Gardena side-trips: Chiesa di Santa Maddalena (in Santa Maddalena), Chiesa parrocchiale di Sant’Elena (in Rio di Pusteria) and Chiostro della Cattedrale (in Bressanone).

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Selva di Val Gardena route planner .

Chicago, USA to Selva di Val Gardena is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Central European Time is 7 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Chicago in August: high temperatures in Selva di Val Gardena hover around 59°F and lows are around 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Merano.

Things to do in Selva di Val Gardena

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bressanone, Ortisei, Rio di Pusteria, Kloster Neustift, Adrenaline X-treme Adventures
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Val Gardena ©
Val Gardena
Duomo di Bressanone ©
Duomo di Bressanone
Castello di Rodengo - Schloss Rodenegg ©

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Merano

Merano ©
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Merano Centro Storico and Castle Tyrol - South Tyrolean Museum of History. Let the collections at South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology and Messner Mountain Museum MMM Firmian capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Merano: Lago di Carezza (in Nova Levante), Bolzano (Duomo di Bolzano & Castel Roncolo - Schloss Runkelstein) and Castel Coira - Churburg (in Sluderno). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff, explore the ancient world of Rovine di Castel Montechiaro, trek along Tappeiner Promenade, and explore the historical opulence of Castel Wolfsthurn - Museo Provinciale della Caccia e della Pesca.

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Drive from Selva di Val Gardena to Merano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Selva di Val Gardena in August, you will find days in Merano are much hotter (86°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (62°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Candido.

Things to do in Merano

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Bolzano, Rovine di Castel Montechiaro, Lago di Carezza, Castel Wolfsthurn - Museo Provinciale della Caccia e della Pesca, Castle Tyrol South Tyrolean Museum of Culture and Provincial History
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I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff ©
South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology ©
South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology
Merano Centro Storico ©
Merano Centro Storico

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nights
San Candido

San Candido ©
Innichen is a market town and comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy.It is located in the Puster Valley on the Drava River, about 80km northeast of Bolzano, on Italy's border with Austria. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Michele, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella "Lago di Braies", then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Prags, and finally explore the activities along Lago di Dobbiaco. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Parrocchiale di Santa Maddalena, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia di San Nicolo di Prato alla Drava, then head outdoors with Val Fiscalina, and finally grab your bike and head to Drau Cycle Route.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Candido day trip planning app .

You can drive from Merano to San Candido in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Merano in August, things will get a bit cooler in San Candido: highs are around 71°F and lows about 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Campo Tures.

Things to do in San Candido

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Braies, Val Fiscalina, Drau Cycle Route, Lago di Dobbiaco
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Lago di Braies ©
Lago di Braies
Chiesa Parrocchiale di Santa Maddalena ©
Cappella ©
Cappella "Lago di Braies"

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nights
Campo Tures

Campo Tures ©
Sand in Taufers is a comune mercato (market town) in South Tyrol in northern Italy.GeographyLocated about 70km northeast of Bolzano, the town centre is situated in the Tauferer Ahrntal (Taufers) valley of the Ahr river, stretching from Bruneck in Pustertal up northwards to the Venediger Group mountains of the Hohe Tauern range and the border with Austria. On the 29th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Cascate di Riva, step into the grandiose world of Castel Taufers, then get to know the fascinating history of La Citta vecchia di Brunico, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella di Francesco e Chiara. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Lago di Anterselva, then examine the collection at South Tyrolean Folklore Museum, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitero Austro-Ungarico di Brunico.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Campo Tures journey planner .

You can drive from San Candido to Campo Tures in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Candido in August: high temperatures in Campo Tures hover around 86°F and lows are around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Campo Tures

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Brunico, Lago di Anterselva
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Lago di Anterselva ©
Lago di Anterselva