Scena and Merano
Traditions meet modernity
The village of Scena near Merano is flanked by the Monte Ivigna and Cervina mountains. The sun-drenched village and its environments have many possibilities to offer. Discover the South Tyrolean history during guided cultural walks. Experience the tourism development in South Tyrol during museum visits. Feel the unique nature landscape during outdoor activities. Breathe in the “dolce vita” feeling in urban city centres.
Genuine mountain pastures tell about the local life in earlier time. Architectonic, modern highlights, such as the cable car Merano 2000, inspire young and old. The holiday region Merano and environs skilfully combines customs and traditions with a varied arts and cultural program.
Hiking trails from Schenna to the surrounding of Meran
Starting in Schenna, you can discover the surroundings of Merano on great hiking trails. Stroll through an impressive landscape, enjoy the panoramic view on the South Tyrolean mountains and walk over rough and smooth terrain to a cosy farmhouse inn or tavern at the waysides of the many trails to take refreshment there. The trails will also lead you from Schenna to the neighbouring villages such as Dorf Tirol and Riffian and you can even reach the impressive botanical gardens in Trautmansdorff Castle in Meran. Among all these possibilities, you will surely find what you expect from a holiday in South Tyrol. Here are some further suggestions for your coming walks in Schenna:
- Through the wood – Cross the open countryside and pass by chestnut trees and Schloss Thurn Castle; walking time about 1 1/2 hours
- Schenna – St. Georgen – Schenna: Walk to the round church of St. Georgen and admire its many frescoes; walking time about 1 1/2 hours
- Walk to Dorf Tirol or Riffian; walking time about 1 1/4 hours and 1 1/2 hours
- From Schenna to the botanical gardens of Trautmansdorff Castle; walking time about 1 1/4 hours
Walking trails in the surroundings of Merano
The many walking trails in the surroundings of Merano make it possible for you to walkaround Schenna and its surroundings all year long and thus to get to know the area. Each season will enchant you with its particularities. In spring you will be able to enjoy the countless and sweet smelling blossoms, in summer you will appreciate the fresh breeze, autumn will impress you with its colourful leaves and winter will show you its wonderful white landscapes.
- The Verdinser Waalweg walking trail leads from the Masulschlucht ravine to the Naiftal Valley; 7.5km long; walking time about 2 hours.
- The Maiser Waalweg walking trail leads from Saltaus to Obermais; 9 km long; walking time about 2 1/2 hours
of mountain bikes and e-bikes
Mountain bikers, pleasure cyclists and free riders will love Scena and its surroundings. And with the right bike or e-bike the trip on two wheels is even more fun. The bike rental Bike Schenna offers you modern and new mountain bikes. Furthermore you have the possibility to rent bicycle helmets, child seats and bicycle trailers.
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EVERY WEEK UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCESread more
Visits to the winery, guiding tours through the vineyards and wine tastings with your host Karl Pichler.
Hours of sunshine
On your own balcony, on the Mediterranean terrace, in the panorama restaurant or at the pool.
Coffee-and aperitif time
Home-made cakes, hot tea- and coffee specialities and aperitifs on the terrace or at the bar.
In the evening 7.00 pm our in-house shuttle
service brings you to Scena.
Proximity to Merano
In about 10 minutes by car or 35 minutes walk you are right in the middle of all the action. At the Terme.
An aperitif upon arrival and a personal service by your host family all day long.