Things worth seeing and experiencing on your South Tyrolean holiday
The regional capital of Bolzano/Bozen is situated in South Tyrol's south and has a great deal to offer in terms of both culture and experiences. Influenced partly by northern Europe, partly by the Mediterranean, Bolzano/Bozen is a town with many different faces – cosmopolitan, lively, modern and at the same time traditional.
Culture lovers can explore the numerous historical art treasures and sights, for example the ice man, Ötzi, in the South Tyrolean Archaeological Museum, admire the Alpine region's nature, traditions and customs, look at modern and contemporary art in museums and galleries and much more.
Cultural life is flourishing in Bolzano/Bozen. The town of Bolzano/Bozen organises numerous events all year round, for example the Christmas market during advent, the spring flower festival, the Bolzano/Bozen summers, the South Tyrol Jazz Festival Alto Adige and much more.
Bolzano/Bozen also has a great variety of restaurant concepts. Culinary treats range from Mediterranean dishes to traditional South Tyrolean cuisine and exotic food from all over the world.
The old town of Bolzano/Bozen also boasts numerous boutiques and shops that also offer something to suit all tastes, from luxurious Italian designer fashion to traditional Tyrolean threads, you can find everything here.