Monthly Archives: August 2015

Museum of Minerals

The Museum of Minerals in San Giovanni in the Aurina Valley is a very interesting museum exhibiting many minerals of the surrounding mountain. It hosts the findings of the passionate collector Artur Kirchler, who collected more than 950 rocks in the area of the Zillertal Alps and the Hohe Tauern mountain range. Very interesting are…
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Cheese Festival in Campo Tures/Sand in Taufers

The Cheese Festival is many things: a cheese and gourmet market, a "Slow Food" trade fair, a gathering of like-minded people. And it is, undoubtedly, a highlight in the cheese industry. But all that does still not describe it satisfactorily. Indeed, it is rather a feeling. Every two years, producers, traders, gourmets, frommeliers, lovers and…
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The Aurina Valley Sun Trails

The ‘Sunnsat’ Trail joins Lutago with San Pietro. It runs through Schwarzbach, Rotbach, Trippach, Frankbach, Keilbach, Hollenzbach, Steinerbach, Walcherbach and Griesbach, where you can admire the streams of water running down from the glaciers and the beautiful waterfalls of the Schwarzbach, Trippach and Frankbach streams. You'll also come across many farmsteads along the way. Another…
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