The village of Tires al Catinaccio is located amidst the spectacular backdrop of the South Tyrolean Dolomites. The landscape is just made for active holidays: Hiking, climbing tours and trails lead up to the Schlern and Rosengarten massifs. Legend surrounds the mountains in the Schlern-Rosengarten nature park, like those concerning King Laurin. Those who have witnessed the colourful evening displays playing out upon the face of the Rosengarten massif, will understand the origins of such stories. Numerous Alpine farms in the region around Tires invite holidaymakers to sample South Tyrolean specialities.