Highlight events in the Valle Isarco/Eisacktal

Where to celebrate in the valley of trails

MAY 2017
Royal Festival

1st May 2017
Every year, on May the 1st, contestants line up to compete for the title of "Royal Highness" in Naz-Sciaves/Natz-Schabs.

Herbal Weeks
from 13th to 28th May 2017
Market, herbal walk, Workshop with herbal instructor, restaurants you can taste special dishes during the Herbal Weeks.

Mountain Days Brixen/Bressanone South Tyrol
from 25th May to 6th June 2017
The german magazine outdoor presents the “Mountain Days Brixen Südtirol”. From the classic sunrise hike to wildlife observation and nature photography to a night in bivacs, everything is offered.

JULY 2017
Mountain & Flowers

from 8th to 23rd July 2017
During the Mountain & Flowers Weeks at Gossensass and Pflersch you can participate at herbal walks and Workshops.

Walking day "Walther von der Vogelweide"
16th July 2017 in Laion/Lajen
Hiking enthusiasts from near and far will gather on July 16, 2017 in Laion/Lajen for an adventurous day of hiking.

South Tyrolean Honey Days
on 8th and 9th September 2017 in Brixen/Bressanone

"Gassltörggelen" at Chiusa/Klausen
16th, 23th and 30th September 2017
Organised for the first time in 2004, Chiusa now celebrates this centuries old Valle Isarco/Eisacktal tradition in its own special way in its picturesque streets, on various long Saturdays in September.

Börz-Plose Bikeday
17th September 2017
Car-free day on the Passo delle Erbe/Würzjoch Pass.

Speck Festival at Val di Funes/Villnöss
30th September and 1st October 2017
The production of Speck, speciality ham and bacon, is a tradition going back hundreds of years in South Tyrol. The Funes/Villnöss valley dedicates a whole weekend in October to this top quality product. The festival starts on Saturday with the motto “Rural Heritage”, during which an insight is given into the work and customs of farmers, and the Villnöss Brillenschaf sheep takes pride of place.

The Big Apple Festival at Natz-Schabs
8th October 2017
Sunnseitn-Apple week is enjoyed annually up on the high apple plateau of Naz/Sciaves, when various restaurants in the town and its surroundings offer all sorts of specialities made from apples.

16th Valle Isarco Chestnut Weeks
14th October - 5th November 2017
Inns and restaurants along the route offer local people and visitors specialties made from chestnuts, using a very varied choice of recipes.

Farmers’ Festival at Teis/Tiso
15th October 2017
The farmers’ festival (Bauernfestl) at Tiso/Teis is one of South Tyrol’s most traditional festivals and a true journey of discovery through the crafts and customs of the Funes/Villnösser Valley.