Active summer in Merano
The Meranerland is a real paradise for sport lovers. Spend your active summer holidays in Merano at Hotel Westend and enjoy wonderful days.
The Hotel Westend is located in an ideal location for visiting South Tyrol. Thanks to a well-organized network of public transport, you can reach any place quickly: whether you want to take a tour with the bike or a breathtaking hike on the beautiful mountains of South Tyrol.
Hiking in Merano and Surrounding
Discover the splendid nature of the Meranerland while hiking. Around the South Tyrolean spa town there are many hiking paths which lead to the most beautiful places in the surrounding of Merano. Numerous panoramic paths offer beautiful views of the valley, the town and the surrounding mountains. A special highlight is the high alpine path of Merano which leads around the Gruppo di Tessa Nature Park.
Also for mountain bikers the Meranerland offers numerous possibilities. Choose between gentle bicycle routes or steep mountain passes. Experience an extraordinary event is cycling with the Vinschgerbahn. Take the train to Nalles, rent a mountain bike and cycle back to Merano. If the way is too long you have the possibility to hand the bike back at any station on the route and to board the train again. The nearby Vinschgau Valley offers countless other ways of entertainment with your bike, too: As a paradise for mountain biking it provides one of the best-signposted cycle network throughout South Tyrol with many downhill trails of various difficulty levels.
Nordic Walking in Merano and surrounding – a great method to keep in shape during your holiday. This popular sport is perfect to improve your endurance. Around Merano you will find many beautiful paths across the splendid landscape of South Tyrol. Professional coaches of the nature fitness parks in Scena and Naturno will teach you the right technique. Get in touch with yourself, feel the nature and train your body. Nowhere Nordic Walking is more beautiful than in Merano.