Close by to the city of Brunico is the municipality of Chienes. Member villages include Casteldarne/Ehrenburg, San Sigismondo/St. Sigmund, Corti/Hofern and the main town of Chienes. Holidays in Chienes are perfect for hiking in the nearby high and mid elevation ranges with tours ranging from easy to difficult. During the return journey, why not take a dive in the Issinger See lake located below Corti. In winter, Chienes is an ideal starting point for snowshoe hikes in untouched nature or for excursions to the nearby Kronplatz ski mountain, which is easily accessible by public transportation.