Natural monuments

Amazing natural scenarios will impress you in South Tyrol, from the bizarre Earth Pyramids to the famous ”Enrosadira”.

In South Tyrol there are numerous natural monuments which cast a spell over their visitors. Earth Pyramids, ice holes, waterfalls and gorges - amazing natural must-sees! Widely-known is the natural phenomenon of the “Enrosadira” when at dusk the rocks of Mt. Catinaccio - the enchanted rose garden of King Laurin - shine for a short time in wonderful red colours.

  1. Nature cinema “Knottnkino”

    Nature cinema "Knottnkino"

    The “Knottnkino”, literally “Cinema on the rock”, between Verano and Avelegno in…
  2. Barbiano Waterfalls

    Barbiano Waterfalls

    Above the village of Barbiano in the Valle Isarco valley, the Rio Gander flows,…
  3. Aurino Floodplain Forest Biotope

    Aurino Floodplain Forest Biotope

    Near Brunico in the Val Pusteria valley, there is one of the most intact and…
  4. Ice Holes near Appiano

    Ice Holes near Appiano

    The so-called Ice Holes are located in a 200 metres long and 10 - 50 metres wide…
  5. Earth Pyramids

    Earth Pyramids

    Earth Pyramids are impressive natural monuments to be admired in several places of…
  6. Spring Valley

    Spring Valley

    Between Caldaro and Appiano a varied path leads you across an area which enchants…
  7. Gaul Canyon

    Gaul Canyon

    The Gaul Canyon in Lana in the Merano region is a protected area and popular…
  8. Geoparc Rio delle Foglie

    Geoparc Rio delle Foglie

    The Rio delle Foglie Gorge near Aldino and Redagno is known as the “Grand Canyon of…
  9. Stanghe Gorge near Vipiteno

    Stanghe Gorge near Vipiteno

    The Stanghe or Gilfenklamm Gorge is a unique natural highlight only a stone’s throw…
  10. Vallelunga Glacier World

    Vallelunga Glacier World

    The impressive glaciers of the Vallelunga valley in the Val Venosta can be…
  11. Parcines Waterfall

    Parcines Waterfall

    With a waterfall drop of almost 100 metres, the Parcines Waterfall is one of the…
  12. Passirio Gorge

    Passirio Gorge

    The path through the impressive Passirio Canyon proceeds from San Leonardo in…
  13. Rastenbach Gorge

    Rastenbach Gorge

    This wild romantic biotope with waterfalls and typical vegetation of a gorge is a…
  14. Riva Waterfalls

    Riva Waterfalls

    The three waterfalls at Riva di Tures, a natural spectacle near Campo Tures, are a…
  15. Ancient larch trees in the Val d’Ultimo valley

    Ancient larch trees in the Val d'Ultimo valley

    The ancient larches in the rear Val d’Ultimo valley near the “lahnersäge” visitor…
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