South Tyrolean traditions are palpable in the exciting Ultental area in Merano and Environs. Classic farmer’s gardens and the Ultental twin farmhouses can be viewed and visited on a stroll along the Ultimo Farm Trail. Today, they are complemented by modern ClimateHouses. Feel the spirit of innovation in the Schwemmalm ski and hiking area. Take a leap at Schwemmys Schneewelt snow world and land upon a giant cushion of air. Or head paragliding, there is something for every age and target group. Fantastic possibilities for hiking are on tap along the 740 km of marked trails. Speciality cuisine from Ultental valley like bread, Laugenrind beef, and dandelion are especially tasty in the rustic mountain huts and inns after a long hike.