Vipiteno - called Sterzing in German - is located in the valley
Alta Val d'Isarco. This town is a well known holiday
destination for everyone who likes culture as well as to go hiking in the
mountains. Modern elegance and a mediaeval flair are the main characteristics of
the old Fugger town Vipiteno. In winter and summer alike, no matter if you are
staying at a hotel or in your own holiday flat, an unforgettable vacation in
this beautiful South Tyrolean town is guaranteed.
Hiking, horseback riding, swimming – the summers in Vipiteno in Alta Val d'Isarco are diverse. A popular tour is to hike across the Monte Giovo mountain pass which connects the two valleys Alta Val d'Isarco and Val Passiria.
During wintertime the Monte Cavallo invites its guests to go skiing and snowboarding; the ski-lifts quickly take you up to the slopes of the ski area Vipiteno / Monte Cavallo.
During the Advent season Vipiteno’s Christmas market is a great attraction. An uncountable number of visitors are drawn to Vipiteno in the Alta Val d'Isarco with the aim to stroll and enjoy. The Vipiteno Christmas market belongs to the biggest of its kind in South Tyrol. To get interesting insights into the culture and history of this place you should visit the Multscher museum, the town museum, the town hall with its “Mithras stone” and a Roman cornerstone, the Castel Tasso or the Holy Ghost hospital church on the main square of the old Fugger town Vipiteno.
Incorporated villages of Vipiteno: Novale, Tunes, Ceves