Holidays in Meransen
The sunny village of Meransen is located at 1,414 m of altitude and is surrounded by lush green meadows and woods as far as the exe can see.
Meransen is located on a sunny high plateau and offers a wonderful panoramic view of the valleys of Eisacktal, Pustertal and the picturesque mountains in the surroundings. All around, the gentle slopes of the area are covered with coniferous forests, vast pastures and high mountain peaks.
Meransen can be reached by a road with many bends starting in Mühlbach or easily by cableway starting in Mühlbach too.
Alpine summer in Meransen
In and around Meransen, there are many possibilities: There are many ideal spots for relaxing and sunbathing. Hikers, mountaineers, mountain bikers and walkers will look forward to numerous paths and trails inviting to discover the landscape.
Gitschberg Jochtal hiking area does not only offer hiking paths for the whole family, but also modern lifts and cableways facilitating the access to the mountains. Inviting huts offer a wide range of activities for kids and adults too.
A special highlight is a hike through the idyllic Altfasstal Valley with Alpine Kneipp path or a visit of the viewing platform on top of Mt. Gitschberg. From here, depending on weather, you can see about 500 summits- from the Dolomites to the Ötztal and Zillertal Alps.
Ski fun for the whole family
During the cold months, winter sports fans will feel like in paradise in and around Meransen and in the family-friendly ski area Gitschberg Jochtal. Beginners and pros can ski down the perfectly prepared ski runs and enjoy a sweet or savoury delicacy in one of the rustic mountain huts afterwards.
Toboggan runs, snowshoe hikes, ski tours and cross-country ski runs are available too, offering a lot of fun for kids and adults.
After an unforgettable day in the winterly mountain air, you can relax in the warm water or in the saunas of Alpinpool Meransen and recharge your energies for the following day.