Kardaun / Cardano
Cardano/Kardaun belongs to the municipality of Cornedo all'Isarco/Karneid and lies just a few kilometres from South Tyrol's capital city of Bolzano. The village lies between the Valle Isarco/Eisacktal and the Val d'Ega/Eggental and is surrounded by vineyards. The cycle path of the Valle Isarco/Eisacktal, which runs from Brennero/Brenner to Bolzano/Bozen, is also very close to the village. The cycle path has a length of 96 kilometres and is accessible almost all year round.
Ideal starting point
Hiking, skiing or just relaxing? Cardano/Kardaun is an ideal starting point for many activities: in only 20 minutes by car in winter you can reach the slopes of the popular ski area Obereggen, in summer you just need 30 minutes to reach the hiking paradise of Val Gardena/Gröden and if you prefer to do some shopping in the afternoon you can reach Bolzano/Bozen in only 5 minutes by car.
Another popular trip leads you to the Karneid Castle, which is always worth a visit, such as the Observatory in San Valentino in Campo/Gummer. You can plan every day of your holiday as you wish!
If you are in Cardano/Kardaun during the Christmas period, you will be spoilt for choice: in fact, there are several traditional Christmas markets nearby, such as the one in Bolzano/Bozen or the one on Lake Carezza/Karersee. Throughout the region you can admire the streets decorated with picturesque lights, villages and towns that shine in a shining sea and offer delicious traditional specialties that will pamper your palate.