Hochmuth Viewing Platform Castle Tyrol near Wine-themed trail in Dorf Tirol “Falconer's promenade” in Dorf Tirol

Experience an active holiday in Dorf Tirol

Top excursion destinations & sightseeing

The Pension Pichler in Dorf Tirol is the ideal starting point for an exciting holiday in South Tyrol – all year round! For active holidaymakers, Dorf Tirol is the perfect holiday resort, offering a wide range of leisure activities like tennis, mini golf, bowling and paragliding. There are also many shops, boutiques, small cafes and restaurants. Here’s a list with the top five excursion destinations & sightseeings in Dorf Tirol, South Tyrol.

Themed paths and panoramic trails in Dorf Tirol

Dorf Tirol dedicates two themed trails to the natural treasures that shaped the economy of the sunny village above Merano: the Apple Trail and the Wine Trail. Get an insight into the daily life of wine and apple farmers of Dorf Tirol.

Viewing Platform Hochmuth

This panoramic platform offers a wonderful view over the Adige valley and the surrounding mountains. Two interactive telescopes give visitors all the info about the mountains they can see from the Hochmuth.

Tirol Castle & Bird Care Center

The ancestral Castle Tirol is the seat of the Museum of Cultural and Regional History, which treasures what’s known as one of the most extensive historical collections of the region.
Directly on the castle hill you'll find the Bird Care Centre Tirol. Here a team of experts takes care of injured birds and nurses them back to health. When possible, the birds are then released back into nature. The flight demonstrations with birds of prey and owls are fascinating both for children and adults.

The Brunnenburg with its Agricultural Museum

The Brunnenburg is our secret tip for family excursions. Here you'll find the Agricultural Museum, which gives its visitors an insight into the life of traditional South Tyrolean farmers, mountain farmers and old trades. At the Brunnenburg, you can also observe a number of endangered animal species.

Tyrolean Castle Advent

Every year, Castle Tyrol in Dorf Tirol hosts the Tyrolean Castle Advent – one of the most unique and popular Christmas markets of the area. A nativity exhibition, Christmas concerts, traditional crafts, children's animations and much more create a very Christmassy and contemplative atmosphere in a historic setting.