Sarntal, an active valley with over 100 surrounding peaks, as well as its own traditions and customs , contrasts with the Mediterranean vineyards of Bolzano/Bozen and environs. During summertime, hikes of various levels of difficulty and elevations are available, like the trail to the mystical “Stoanerne Mandln” cairns. In addition to skiing and snowboarding in the family-friendly Reinswald ski area , there are numerous possibilities for ski touring and snow-shoe hikes, as well as for cross-country skiing and tobogganing. Featuring magnificent traditional quill embroidery, the traditional Tracht clothing of the Sarntal valley are popular as are the various products made from mountain pine. Culinary delicacies are on offer from the highest Michelin star-rated restaurant in Italy, the Auener Hof, as well as during speciality weeks.