For those thirsting for relaxation, active vacationers, sport freaks, nature lovers and of course also families - at the Alpine Chalet Sauter in San Vigilio di Marebbe, every vacation type feels just great. The sun-kissed San Vigilio di Marebbe is nestled on 1,201 metres into a mould of the Marebbe Valley and is surrounded by the impressive southern Tyrol Dolomites. Around 3,000 inhabitants of San Vigilio di Marebbe call their native community "Al Plan" or "Al Plan Mareo" in Ladin.
The wild and untouched natural park Fanes-Sennes-Braies, which always starts behind St. Vigil, is not only a hiking paradise but also has something to offer mountain bikers. The impressive Dolomite summits are not only so close you can practically touch them they can also actually be conquered during a hike. On many walking trails, which can also be covered with kid's strollers, can also be explored with the whole family in the area around San Vigilio di Marebbe. In the winter, not only the well-known Plan de Corones ski region with 110 slope kilometres and versatile downhill runs gets the heart of athletes beating faster.
But San Vigilio is not just worth a visit in summer and winter: In spring, the first green sprouts and the meadows blossom in a striking yellow hue. ON the other hand, in the autumn, the sun sends its last warming rays and brings out the colourful autumn foliage with golden colours.
When making a foray through the town centre, you can also have some opportunities to shop. Regardless of whether it is about really good bread or cake in both bakeries, sporting articles, southern Tyrol, quality products or the beautiful cut-out figures - in San Vigilio they offer a lot for a shipping experience. The town also has a weaving mill, a butcher shop, a perfume shop as well as various bars and cafés.
From San Vigilio take a quick trip to Merano, the spa city, to Bolzano or to the city of the bishops Bressanone? With the Holidaypass, you can travel for free throughout southern Tyrol by bus and train in the summer and winter. So no stress, no traffic jams and no looking for parking spaces - nature and your nerves will appreciate it! Info at www.sanvigilio.com.