Saltusio



Spend a dream holiday in the Val Passiria (Passeiertal), a valley full of endless hiking possibilities.

Holiday in Saltusio - South Tyrol


Spend a wonderful holiday in Val Passiria, a valley that offers infinite hiking possibilities and spans from the Merano health resort to Passo Giovo and Vipiteno. Saltusio is the most southern village of Val Passiria, located at the foot of the Gruppo di Tessa and the unique hiking area of Punta Cervina. Nestled in a sunny hillside and only 9 km from Merano, Saltusio is a popular holiday destination for your relaxed holiday in South Tyrol. The mild climate and the favourable location in Val Passiria as well as the immediate vicinity of the Merano health resort offer a whole feast of hiking possibilities and a wide array of cultural and historical attractions as well as many sports and leisure activities you can participate in during your holiday in Saltusio. Spend unforgettable hours in Saltusio during your hiking holiday in Val Passiria and enjoy the sincere South Tyrolean hospitality in one of the hotels in Saltusio and in the comfortable bed and breakfasts in Saltusio.

Exciting hiking tours in South Tyrol in the Punta Cervina area - a true hikers' paradise


Saltusio is an ideal starting point for enjoyable hiking tours in Val Passiria. The modern panoramic cable car takes you directly to the high plateau of Punta Cervina, where you can hike from mountain pasture to mountain pasture in an impressive mountain scenery and enjoy a breathtaking view of the Merano basin - this is what a hiking holiday in Saltusio is all about! Val Passiria is situated in the midst of the largest nature park of South Tyrol, the Gruppo di Tessa Nature Park, home to a truly diverse flora and fauna. Go and get the Pseirer Josele hiking pass, comprising 28 hiking destinations and stamping checkpoints from Merano to Passo Giovo and Passo Rombo and set out to explore this unique nature reserve during your hiking holiday in Saltusio. Discover the nature reserve with its fascinating natural treasures and the breathtaking mountain scenery and enjoy a panoramic view of the Alpi Venoste, the Alpi Breonie di Ponente and the Monti Sarentini. From 15 June to 15 October, the Val Passiria hiking bus will take you to the ideal starting points for unforgettable hiking tours in Val Passiria three times a week. The choice is yours: leisurely walks through mountain pastures on the high plateau of Punta Cervina, a rambling tour from Saltusio to Casanova and to the waterfall of Val Passiria, a walk along the Andreas-Hofer-trail, a challenging hiking tour along the mountain path of Passiria or high alpine hiking tours to Punta Cervina - all this and more awaits you in your holiday in Saltusio. The water channel pathway of Saltusio, the so-called Waal path, along which you can walk to Rifiano, Scena and Merano is the perfect destination for your family holiday in Val Passiria. Whatever activities you choose to participate in, you will most definitely be in good hands in the excellent and very comfortable holiday homes in Saltusio, where you will enjoy peace and relaxation during your holiday in Saltusio.

Enjoy the eventful cultural and leisure programme during your holiday in Saltusio


Saltusio offers a diverse and exciting sports and leisure offer for your active holiday in South Tyrol. Explore the wonderful scenery of the valley during unforgettable cycling tours along the picturesque promenade, or during challenging mountain bike tours in the Alps or wonderful Nordic Walking tours. White water rafting is a thrill of a very special kind, as are waterfall climbing, paragliding and climbing in the climbing gardens of Alta Val Passiria. Diversity and fun during your active holiday in Val Passiria are also guaranteed if you choose to play golf on the 18 hole golf course Passiria-Merano, play tennis on the three red clay courts in Saltusio or take a dip in the adventure outdoor swimming pools in San Leonardo and San Martino. Spend a perfect wellness holiday in South Tyrol in the wellness hotels in Saltusio while enjoying all possible comfort and succumbing to the pleasures of wellbeing. You can also relax in the Untersaltushof, where you can enjoy a hay bath with all senses in the public Heubadl bath. A visit to the traditional shield farms that were built in the 13th century in the surroundings of Saltusio is definitely one of the cultural and historical highlights of your holiday in Saltusio. We also recommend visiting the Steinhaus (stone house) a shield farm that looks almost like a castle, and the Saltauserhof farm with its pinnacles. Moreover, you can choose between numerous museums, where you will gain an interesting insight into the history and tradition of Val Passiria during you cultural holiday in Val Passiria.

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