Mediterranean atmosphere and a genuine Alpine landscape as well as a varied cultural offer characterise the charming area of Merano and surroundings.
The surroundings or Merano are highly diversified. Its mild climate make palm trees, cypresses, grapevines and olive trees flourish, surrounded by a rather alpine landscape with rough mountain peaks, mixed forests and edelweiss.
Also the city itself multifaceted, standing out due to its wide range of offers regarding theatre, movies, music and exhibitions the whole year round. For those who love sports, there are competitions in the hippodrome of Maia Bassa, the thermal baths and of course the skiing area Merano 2000.
By the way: Avelengo near Merano is the home of the Haflinger horses, the famous blond horse breed.
For detailed information on Merano and surroundings, please visit www.meranerland.org!