Spend a few lovely and relaxing days on a hiking holiday in Cortaccia in southern South Tyrol. The wine village of Cortaccia lies on a sunny plateau over the Adige Valley and enjoys a mild climate. Cortaccia extends from the centre of the village to Penone (Penon) and Corona (Graun), right up to the Fennberg plateau.

Holiday in Cortaccia (Kurtatsch) - South Tyrol

Spend wonderful and relaxing days during a hiking holiday in Cortaccia in the South of South Tyrol. The wine village of Cortaccia has a very mild climate and is located on a sunny terrace above Val d'Adige. Cortaccia spans from its centre to Penone and Curon and to the Favogna high plateau. Magnificent residences and ancient homesteads amidst orchards and unique vineyards tell the story of a centuries old wine-growing tradition. Enjoy your stay in this incomparable region in South Tyrol and book a room in one of the hotels in Cortaccia.

A hikers' paradise in the South of South Tyrol

The sun-blessed village of Cortaccia invites you to spend a hiking holiday in South Tyrol from March to November. Numerous hiking trails will lead you from the bottom of the valley through vineyards, vine hills, orchards and mixed forests to the low mountain range terraces of Penone and Curon and the Favogna high plateau, from where you will enjoy a spectacular view. During your holiday in Cortaccia you shouldn't miss out on participating in the famous hiking tour along the homesteads during which you will gain an interesting insight into the historical farms and residences of Cortaccia, which where built in the 13th and 17th centuries. Once you visit the biotope of Lake Favogna, you will even see orchids and crayfish.

Diverse leisure offers: from mountain climbing to diving or skiing in Obereggen

With a diverse leisure offer guaranteed, your active holiday in Cortaccia will most definitely not be boring. Cortaccia has a lot to offer: playgrounds for kids, places where you can go fishing, a climbing garden, four automatic skittle alleys, a shooting stand for airguns, boccia alleys, a tennis court, a fitness path and much more. Moreover, the village is located in immediate vicinity of Lake Caldaro, the warmest bathing lake of the Alps. Here you can choose from a wide array of sportive activities, surrounded by the unique forest and reed scenery. The choice is yours: sun-bathing at the bank of the cool lake, surfing in the surfing school, sailing, fishing, riding a pedal boat or rowing - your stay at Lake Caldaro during your holiday in the South of South Tyrol will definitely be an unforgettable one. If you go for a skiing holiday in South Tyrol, the Obereggen ski resort in the Catinaccio Latemar holiday region invites you to have fun in the snow on 43km of well-groomed pistes. The Obereggen ski centre and is one of the snow-surest and most comfortable ski resorts in the Dolomites.

Cultural highlights during your holiday in Cortaccia

Set out to explore the idyllic village of Cortaccia and its surroundings during guided tours through the villages, hikes along the homesteads, visits to museums and guided tours through the numerous wine cellars including a wine tasting. A visit to the San Vigilio parochial church, dating back to 1337, is well worth a visit, as is the lonely San Giorgio church in Curon. Moreover, we invite you to visit South Tyrol's best preserved copper smelting furnace in Favogna or the Museum Uomo del Tempo in Cortaccia. Another prominent destination is the charming magical garden of the Turmhof residence in Niclara. The cellar of the castle is part of South Tyrol's highest vineyard, situated 1,050m above sea level

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