Holidays in Naz/Sciaves – a very special vacation region
Naz / Sciaves is located on an alpine plateau, which is also known as the apple & sun plateau. Explore the apple orchards on long walks and meet the local winemakers. Hike through the valley and discover the South Tyrolean mountains with their mines, alpine villages, marmots and ibex.
A village tour around Naz/Sciaves
The area around Naz is dominated by fruit groves, vast forests and charming villages. In the spring, the apple trees are blooming and the landscape is transformed. In the autumn, the trees change colour, and in the winter the region falls silent. During a village tour of Naz / Sciaves, you will not only discover the local flora and fauna, but also learn a lot about the culture and history of the region. The most popular attractions include the St. Giles Church, the Rainer Moss and Pope Benedict Square. The village tour also offers several panoramic points, from where you can gaze far into the distance. Unforgettable moments, which you will remember for a lifetime.
Sights and highlights in the region around Naz-Sciaves
Another local attraction is the Abbey of Novacella, which is located in the municipality of Varna. In town you will also find a public Kneipp facility that offers you the opportunity to improve your health by treading water. Afterwards, you may relax on the lawn, while your kids enjoy the playground.
The fortress of Fortezza was built in just 5 years (until 1838) and is now open to the public. With its 65,000 square meters it is like a huge adventure playground. Also the Rainer Moss is worth a visit. The protected wetlands at 830 meters above sea level function as a recreational area on about 10 hectares. Here, you may unwind from everyday stress and enjoy undisturbed serenity.
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Events in South Tyrol
What in the spring begins with the Apple Blossom Festival, ends in the fall with the Apple Festival. The harvest is joyfully celebrated, and you can bite into juicy apples and taste fresh natural apple juice.
South Tyrol – 365 days a year
Once a year, the Alpen Flair Festival takes place. It is a truly special experience for rock music fans. But not only: also pop music and folk music are part of the programme. Another event in Naz is the Sunnseitn Festl, which offers great musical entertainment and local culinary specialties.