Kaltern: on the South Tyrolean wine route

Do you know why Kaltern, the market town in southern South Tyrol, is among the most beautiful and most popular holiday resorts of the region? First of all we have to mention the wonderful, cyan lake!

With 28 degrees water temperature it is considered as warmest swimming lakes in the Alps and it attracts not only swimmers and sun lovers, but even sailors and surfers.

So it is no wonder that during your holiday in Kaltern in South Tyrol you will almost feel like being by the sea. The idyllic landscape all around contributes, too. Due to the mild climate and many sun hours guests enjoy their stay – just as vines. Therefore viniculture has a very long tradition in this zone and along the South Tyrolean wine route there are pressed many excellent wines.

In the eight districts which are forming the market town there are available many recommendable, big and smaller wine cellars. Moreover every district has its specialties: For instance Kaltern Dorf is the lively center, in Lavardi there starts the cable railway to the Mendel pass and St. Josef am See is located on the water front. Would you like to spend a holiday in Kaltern in South Tyrol?