The gateway to the south
…with a successful quality initiative! Lana is located between the two cities Meran and Bozen and together with the neighboring communes it represents the gateway to the south.Localities in the region
In the north the area is protected by the mountains of the Texel group from cold winds, in the south however it is open. Therefore Lana, Völlan, Vigiljoch, Tscherms, Burgstall and Gargazon are blessed with are very mild climate and you can enjoy pleasant holidays in the middle of fruit orchards and vineyards already in April.
Families, lovers of nature and culture, bicyclists and hikers, golfers, wine connoisseurs, gourmets and epicures appreciate the nearly Mediterranean climate, the various leisure time activities and last but not least also the high quality of holidays in Lana.
Companies with the award “LanaQuality” ensure the compliance with high quality standards – for hotels as well as for restaurants and shops.
Fruit-growing community no. 1
Many hours of sunshine are the main reason, why Lana is known throughout South Tyrol as “apple community no. 1”. Wide fruit orchards characterize not only the townscape, but also the inhabitants’ everyday life and the guests’ vacation days.
In the Fruit Growing Museum and during guided tours through the orchards you may gain insight into pomiculture. In spring the most beautiful hiking trails lead through blooming apple trees. Even cosmetics take advantage of the manifold effects of apples.
With almost 40 churches, chapels and monasteries Lana is also a culturally interesting place, where you can discover a lively village life and a multitude of sights and cultural events.