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Relaxing holidays in Bruneck

Bruneck is a little, but very lively city in Pustertal with about 15,000 inhabitants and history that is longer than 750 years.

Parish church in Bruneck
Parish church in Bruneck

View from the tower of Bruneck Castle towards the parish church and the upper city.

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The picturesque city of Bruneck is the heart and soul of the green Pustertal valley, not only thanks to its central position, the medieval central street, Bruneck castle, the magic forest around it and many events

In 1256, Bruneck was mentioned in document for the first time. Over the centuries, the town has become an economic centre in Pustertal.

Today, the city at Rienz river is a beautiful tourist destination fulfilling all conditions in order to spend varied and relaxing holidays with unlimited recreational activities.

Upper city of Bruneck
Upper city of Bruneck

The upper city centre of Bruneck is a colourful district, with different colours on the walls.

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A holiday destination for every season

Bruneck offers numerous, leisure and outdoor activities as well as cultural and sports events 365 days a year.

The absolute highlight is the central street called “Stadtgasse” and “Graben”, which rank among the most beautiful shopping areas throughout South Tyrol. There are many nice shops and noble boutiques, but also lots of cosy and classy bars, cafes and restaurants, where families and friends meet, stay together, drink a good coffee and chat about everyday life.

The upper city or “Oberstadt” and the historical Bruneck Castle complete the cityscape.

The municipal area of Bruneck also includes the neighbouring localities Reischach, St. Georgen, Stegen, Aufhofen, Dietenheim, Percha, Luns and Amaten. If you are still looking for other adventures and place to see, just visit Gadertal valley branching off southwards towards the Dolomites or Tauferer Ahrntal in the north with the fantastic glacier world of the Zillertal Alps. In winter the Kronplatz skiing area offers unlimited ski fun, snow parks and many other highlights for winter sports fans.

Nightlife in Bruneck

A special tip for night owls: The nightlife of Bruneck is well-known in the whole region, many pubs, clubs and bars with DJ’s and live bands are entertaining every weekend a big number of party makers.

Parish church in Bruneck
Parish church in Bruneck

View from the tower of Bruneck Castle towards the parish church and the upper city.

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Pustertal cycle path
Pustertal cycle path

In Bruneck, the Pustertal cycle path leads along Rienz river through the city centre and along historical buildings.

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Oberstadt Bruneck
Oberstadt Bruneck

The upper city of Bruneck is located beyond the historical city walls and is also called Oberragen. Here, you can find many cafés and restaurants.

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Upper city of Bruneck
Upper city of Bruneck

The picturesque upper city of Bruneck offers many cafés and restaurants.

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Upper city of Bruneck
Upper city of Bruneck

The upper city centre of Bruneck is a colourful district, with different colours on the walls.

© Internet Consulting - Sabine Oberheinricher
Walking path in Bruneck
Walking path in Bruneck

In Bruneck, there are several paths for comfortable walks.

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Cycle path Pustertal
Cycle path Pustertal

The bike path along the river in Bruneck.

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Farmers' market Bruneck
Farmers' market Bruneck

On the farmers's market in Bruneck, fruit and vegetable are offered just as jams and juices.

© Bruneck Kronplatz Tourismus