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Holidays in Glurns

Rustic arcades, venerable vaults and arches, fortified city walls… In Glurns many things are still the same as hundreds of years ago. It is the smallest town throughout South Tyrol and at the same time the oldest one, which has preserved till now its medieval townscape – just fabulous!

The worth seeing main square in Glurns is surrounded by completely intact city walls. The town is characterised by artfully painted houses and noble mansions, as well as by the popular shopping street under the arcades. If you enter the city through one of the three mighty gate towers, you will surely be impressed by the embrasures and the many elaborate defence systems.

There are so many interesting corners in the town – nevertheless you should not forget about the wonderful landscape around Glurns. In its vicinity, there are numerous hiking and biking paths and also during the cold month, there is always something you can do: from tobogganing and cross-country skiing to skiing and snowshoe hiking. Of course, you can also just enjoy the tranquillity in Glurns and let all your worries outside of the heavy city gates.

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