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Tips for your couple’s hotel holiday in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs

A hotel holiday in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs offers a variety of activities. Especially the area around Lake Caldaro/Kaltern is bursting with variety. Diverse paths, beautiful vantage points, and cosy places to stop for refreshments form a harmonious whole and ideal conditions for a wide range of activities in South Tyrol’s south. Hostess Ilse is a passionate hiker and is happy to take you once a week to the most beautiful places around our hotel by Lake Caldaro/Kaltern and environs! Grab one of our mountain bikes, which you can hire for free – or hire one of our e-bikes (for a small fee) – and explore the area around our hotel in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs.

 

Further worthwhile activities for your holiday with us include Nordic walking, golfing, climbing, and playing tennis. Sailing and windsurfing on Lake Caldaro/Kaltern are especially enjoyed by guests of our hotel by the lake in South Tyrol.

Tip: Surprise your sweetheart with a romantic pedal boat trip on Lake Caldaro/Kaltern!

Nordic walking on your hotel holiday in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs

Nordic walking is one of the most efficient full-body outdoor exercises. Nordic walking is easy to learn and perfect for everyone, whether you are a fitness professional or a beginner. At your own pace, walk along and enjoy the vastness of nature, the fresh air, the pleasant weather, and the beautiful panoramic view. We are also happy to inform you about Nordic walking courses in the Castelvecchio/Altenburg forest.

Golf together– near our hotel in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs

The mild climate on the south side of the Alps makes it possible to play golf even during the winter months. On your hotel holiday in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs, you will also enjoy a magnificent view. Within a radius of 50 km, there are several golf courses at your disposal. We would be happy to reserve a tee time for you – perhaps together with your sweetheart?

  •  “The Blue Monster” golf club in Appiano/Eppan (9-hole course, par 70, 11 km)
  • Dolomiti golf club Sarnonico (18 holes, par 73, 25 km)
  •  “Gutshof Brandis” golf club in Lana (9-hole course, par 70, 30 km)
  • Petersberg golf club (18-hole course, par 71, 35 km)
  • Castelrotto golf club (18 holes, par 71, 45 km)
  • Karersee/Carezza golf club (9-hole course, par 70, 50 km)
  • S. Leonardo/St. Leonhard in Passiria/Passeier golf club (18-hole course, par 71, 55 km)

Our hotel in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs: your climbing adventure

Climbing is as traditional in South Tyrol as hiking and is one of the absolute favourite leisure activities among visitors. Beginners and pros can expect a great variety of experiences around Caldaro/Kaltern. Near the Mendola/Mendel Pass, the adventure begins on the fixed rope route on Roen mountain at 2,116 m. On Favogna/Fennberg, there is an additional starting point in Magrè/Margreid. All who do not yet dare to climb outdoors can have a good romp in the surrounding climbing halls. In addition, the greatest high ropes course of South Tyrol awaits you with exciting activities. In the Castelvecchio/Altenburg forest in Caldaro/Kaltern, there are 160 platforms, 19 courses with different levels of difficulty, and 30 flying fox glides.

Tennis near your hotel in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs

During a hotel holiday in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs, tennis fans find the best conditions for game, set, and match in Caldaro/Kaltern. Andreas Seppi, who grew up in Caldaro/Kaltern, started his career as a pro here in the south of South Tyrol. The sports zone in the Castelvecchio/Altenburg forest is equipped with six floodlit clay tennis courts, one hard court, and a training wall. You are guaranteed to have exciting matches with your partner!

Our tips for especially romantic excursions for two

You should not miss our selection of excursions during your hotel holiday in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs. Discover South Tyrol’s south together with your sweetheart!

Castelfeder above Lake Caldaro/Kaltern

The painters of the Romantic Era named the mountain knoll at Ora/Auer in the South Tyrolean lowlands the “Tyrolean Arcadia”. And indeed, lots of history can be discovered here. Castelfeder is a local recreation area in the midst of nature and offers peace and tranquillity. Nearby, above the lake, the Castelchiaro/Leuchtenburg ruins is also worth visiting for the view.

Rastenbach Ravine near Caldaro/Kaltern

The Rastenbach Ravine is a wild biotope with waterfalls and typical canyon vegetation. The flume goes past Friedensweg trail and St. Peter’s Church and provides a small adventure for guests of our hotel in Caldaro/Kaltern and environs.

Winery & Wine Museum

Part of the excursions for couples is also the Wine Museum, which is a must during your holidays in Caldaro/Kaltern. Visit one of the wineries along the Alto Adige Wine Road and the Wine Museum in Caldaro/Kaltern. Here, viniculture is an age-old tradition. Wine is also a central concept at “Das Badl”.

Merano/Meran & Trauttmansdorff Castle

The spa resort of Merano/Meran awaits its visitors with a new thermal spring, botanical gardens, the Touriseum, a Mediterranean climate, and various cultural events.

The Dolomites, landmark of South Tyrol

The Dolomites have captivated admirers time and again with their unique play of colours: at dawn, they glisten and at dusk, they glow bright red. A roundtrip through the Dolomites takes you along unique vistas and cultural insights into the Val di Fassa, Val Gardena/Grödnertal, and Val Badia. A visit to one of the five Messner Mountain Museums of the region is also very interesting.

Lake Garda

Just 120 km from Caldaro/Kaltern lies the picturesque Lake Garda. While the northern shore is bordered by 2000-metre-high peaks, the southern shore is located in the plains. Thanks to the sub-Mediterranean climate on the sunny slopes, cypresses, agaves, oleander, cedars, olive trees, and even palm trees grow here.

Venice

A day excursion for two to Venice is also highly recommended. The city stretches over 117 small islands in a salt water lagoon. The islands are interconnected by more than 400 bridges.

Verona

The city of Romeo & Juliet. The Piazza delle Erbe square, the Arena, and much more are waiting to be discovered in Verona. The spectacular opera productions in the Arena are particularly interesting. At “Das Badl”, we will gladly advise you and organise an excursion for you.

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In Caldaro/Kaltern, where our hotel on the Alto Adige Wine Road is located, several events around the topic of wine are organised. In June, there is the Night of the Cellars. Several wineries in Caldaro/Kaltern and along the wine road open their wine cellars to visitors and also impress with their special supporting programmes. The wine festival of the wineries is organised in mid-August by the band of Caldaro/Kaltern and is a festival for all wine lovers. In the beginning of September, you can experience the Caldaro Wine Days. This is a very special event, where you can personally discuss wine with cellar masters on the market square.

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