Sand in Taufers / Campo Tures
Campo Tures/Sand in Taufers in the Valli di Tures e Aurina/Tauferer Ahnrtal is located near the city of Bruneck and is surrounded by many 3,000m peaks in the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina Nature Park. The small village is "protected" by Taufers Castle, one of the most majestic castles in the whole region.
Here a beautiful and unforgettable natural setting is waiting for all mountaineering, hiking and climbing enthusiasts. Numerous hiking trails lead to rustic mountain huts and high peaks. If you want to cool off on hot summer days, you can go canyoning or rafting. Here, every holiday day is different and a lot of fun is guaranteed!
Even in winter you won't get bored: Only a few kilometres away from Campo Tures/Sand in Taufers, attractive ski slopes await you! Speikboden, Klausberg and Plan de Corones/Kronplatz are popular ski resorts in South Tyrol and offer everything winter sports enthusiasts could wish for.
Christmas time in Campo Tures/Sand in Taufers
During the advent weekends, the mighty walls of the Taufers Castle turn into a magical Christmas market. A puppet theatre, a fairytale and suggestive stands in the Knights' Hall make this Christmas market an unforgettable attraction, especially for families with children.
Don't miss the Enchanted Forest at the Riva Waterfalls: from Bad Winkel to the first Riva fall the path is feastly decorated, immersed in a brilliant sea of lights, to allow you to reach the location safely even at night... A Christmas market that will surely be remembered.