A holiday in Schenna is full of possibilities

A holiday in Schenna in Meran and Environs offers active guests a variety of leisure activities.

How about a hike through the fascinating mountain scenery of the Texel Group Nature Park, the Hirzer area, or Meran 2000? Or do you fancy exploring the natural landscape around Schenna Hotels near Meran by mountain biking or cycling? Adrenaline junkies can enjoy the numerous climbing and high ropes courses , plunge into the rapids during rafting, or take to the skies during paragliding. Golf and horse lovers will also find what they are looking for in Schenna. Our Schenna Hotels are partners of Golf in Südtirol, which means that interesting discounts await you at the nearby golf clubs.

Join us on a voyage of discovery and experience the South Tyrolean summer from its sunniest side!

Experience the sunny side of the Alps actively

Those who spend their holidays in Schenna are spoilt for choice: hiking, biking, horseback riding … What’s on today’s agenda?


The surrounings of ourSchenna Hotels await you with a variety of idyllic hiking trails. Following the Maiser Waalweg trail, walking to Dorf Tirol, taking an excursion to the enchanting gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle, or visiting the Hirzer region and climbing the Grande Ivigna/Großer Ifinger, Schenna’s local mountain – what do you feel like doing today?

Biking & climbing

Not far from Schenna Hotels, active holidaymakers will also find a large selection of exciting cycling and MTB trails for every taste and fitness level as well as the Heini-Holzer via ferrata above Schenna and the Taseralm high ropes course on the Montescena/Schennaberg. Action, fun, and excitement are guaranteed here.

Horse riding

For horse lovers, a horseback ride is probably the best way to explore the surroundings of our hotels near Meran. Inthe saddle of the horses – whether walking, trotting, or galloping – you’ll discover picturesque meadows and idyllic fields, and journey through dense forests, and deep valleys. Families with children will also get their money’s worth – the little ones will soon be enthusiastic about pony or children’s rides!

Bathing fun on holiday in Schenna near Meran

If you are looking for a natural swimming lake during your holiday in Schenna, you will find it in the vicinity of our hotels near Meran.

Monticolo Lakes on the South Tyrolean Wine Route

The picturesque Monticolo/Montiggler Lakes in Eppan are situated in a forest and cover about 17.8 hectares. They are about 35 kilometres from Schenna. The two lakes, the large and the small Lake Monticolo/Montiggler, are located in a biotope and are a popular destination in summer. On the western shore of the lake, you will find a pool with a children’s pool, water slide, and a large lawn for sunbathing, footbridges to the water, and a small restaurant.

Lake Caldaro, the warmest bathing lake in the Alps

During your holiday in Schenna you can also discover Lake Caldaro/Kaltern. We recommend an exciting hike through the Valle della Privamera/Frühlingstal from Montiggl to Lake Caldaro/Kaltern. Lake Caldaro/Kaltern is definitely worth a visit for water lovers. The approx. 155-hectare lake is the warmest lake in the Alps and ideal for swimming, rowing, fishing, or windsurfing!

Created reservoirs & natural ponds

Further excursion tips for bathing enthusiasts are the emerald-green Lake Tret/Felixer Weiher on the Alta Val di Non/Deutschnonsberg or three of a total of six reservoirs in the Val d’Ultimo/Ultental: the Zoggler Reservoir, the San Prancrazio/Pankrazer Reservoir and the Lake Fontana Bianca/Weißbrunnsee.

At the box seat above Meran you can look forward to a plethora of possibilities!