The holiday region’s metropolitan ambience is also noticeable in winter. Famous far and wide, the Bozen/Bolzano Christmas market with its idyllic wooden stands offers delicious regional produce, handmade products and traditional mulled wine. A winter holiday in and around the city combines charm and cultural attractions.
The skiing areas of Bolzano and environs at a glance
- Jochgrimm: a family-friendly ski area with 7 kilometres of slopes divided into 5 pistes, with 4 lifts, a kids’ toboggan run and a natural toboggan run, a children’s piste and a playground for the little ones, cross-country ski trails linking to the Lavazé Pass, a ski school and ski hire
- Reinswald: 9 pistes totalling 14 kilometres, 4 lifts, several cross-country ski circuits, one of South Tyrol’s longest natural toboggan runs (4.5 km), with refreshments available at the Sunnolm, Pfnatsch Alm and Gertrumalm huts
- Rittner Horn: wide slopes totalling 14 kilometres, suitable for beginners and leisure skiers, 3 lift systems, wonderful toboggan run, premium winter walking trail with 360° views for snowshoe excursions and ski tours, a ski school and ski kindergarten, with refreshments available at the Hotel Schwarzseespitze, Felturner Hut and Unterhornhaus mountain hotel