Experience the local culture and tradition
Medieval monasteries and castles and many other monuments are signs of the long history of our place. Travel to this border-town, that will show you many different cultural influences created by the different political periods of this land as well as the other neighboring countries. You will find a land, filled with strong, deep tradition which can be experienced through the old buildings and monuments in almost every corner. Get in touch with people who love their hometown and uphold it’s long tradition which is kept alive in both their work and family lives and passed down from one generation to the next. To experience this, have a look at the simplicity of the local farmers lives, beyond their handcraft work, to the traditional methods used to make the famous delicious cheeses, breads and other delights. Have a look at the small towns, where the inhabitants decorate the commonplaces with all their love.
One of the main cultural attractions in Vinschgau is of course the medieval castle Churburg in the town Schluderns, where you can see the original knight dresses. Another interesting sight that lies close to the Hotel Gerstl, is the monastery of Marienberg, led by old benedict monks who still live there like in the past. Another highlight of your vacation is to see the great lake, called Reschensee, with the magical and famous church tower, that you´ll see above the water. We promise you an unforgettable panoramic view.