South Tyrol’s History

South Tyrol’s history as part of Italy began in 1919, when the area south of Brennero/Brenner was separated from Austria and awarded to Italy. Naturally, the area was already settled, much earlier in fact as proven by the discovery of Ötzi the Iceman. Get an overview of the history of the province, then take advantage of the possibility to more deeply immerse yourself in particular formative periods. And - something that will make your holiday even more interestingly - you will find the most appropriate locations to get to know the history of South Tyrol up close and personal.