Holiday in Brixen: medieval episcopal city with Mediterranean ambience
The ancient episcopal city of Bressanone lies only 12 kilometers from the Schoberhof in the Isarco Valley. Vineyards and fruit gardens extend along the mountain slopes and point to the mild climate in the Alpine region. The city welcomes you with a Mediterranean atmosphere and medieval charm. Winding streets with charming arcades, magnificent villas and numerous Gothic churches are the stone monuments from the past. Romantic outdoor cafes, chic restaurants, and numerous boutiques crowd in the streets of the historic old town together.
Attractions in the city center of Brixen
A wealth of tourist attractions will wait for you during your holiday in Bressanone. The center is dominated by the imposing cathedral with ornate frescoes by Paul Troger. The Gothic cloister with medieval frescoes is a visit worth. The White Tower is the symbol of the episcopal city. It has a height of 71 meters and can be visited on a guided tour. Visit the former Prince-Bishop’s Palace during your city stroll in your vacation in Bressanone. The Pharmacy Museum in the Adlerbrückengasse will bring you back to the centuries-old history of drug production, while funny hours await you in fun and leisure pool Aquarena.