Cultural Holidays in San Candido / Innichen
South Tyrol means countless opportunities to spend a holiday dedicated to culture. During your holiday in San Candido / Innichen you can visit the various art- and story-based era of castles, churches, museums, and events of the rural Alpine tradition. Characterized by 2 different cultures your holiday in San Candido will also enrich you heavily on cultural way. You can choose from the following:
The cheese factory in Dobbiaco
Fresh milk, cream, butter, yoghurt and cheese: Discover how all of these products are processed or manufactured and then taste different specialties.
The mine in Prettau
A former copper mine as “show tunnel”: Go to the heart of the mountain and discover how this ore was mined. An unforgettable adventure.
Bruneck Castle as part of the Messner Mountain Museum
Discover the Bruneck Castle as wonderfully restored castle and its issued exposures of various hill tribes from all over the world. As part of the Messner Mountain Museum use the unique opportunity to know foreign cultures through movies and special encounters.
The Tures Castle
Explore the specific character of the former residence of the dynasts Tures and grab this unique opportunity, that very few castles offer, to visit a fully equipped armory and dress yourself like a knight in armor. During your visit you can admire wonderful Pacher frescoes, too.
The Folklore Museum Teodone
The Folklore Museum in Dietenheim / Teodone near Bruneck shows the lives of the rural population of South Tyrol in the course of time. Learn about self-sufficient farmers, day laborers up to the landed gentry and how they lived. All the different classes are presented in a very interesting way. Ethnographic collections and well preserved farm buildings will exactly illustrate you the rural everyday life.
The Nature Park House Dobbiaco
Here you will find information about the natural and cultural landscapes of the protected area of the Three Peaks and the Fanes-Sennes-Prague, the geology of the Sesto Dolomites, the beginnings of alpinism and much more. The workshop experience with aquariums full of frogs and toads will allow especially for younger guests, a playful approach to nature.