People in South Tyrol

People and a unique history are what make South Tyrol what it is. Italian, German, and Ladin are spoken here. The Italian way of life melds with rural self assurance. The contrast between Mediterranean and Alpine characterises both the countryside and its people. Traditions and customs are appreciated and practised in South Tyrol, while at the same time space is created for innovation. Get to know the people who shape South Tyrol, the luminaries and unique characters, but also the ”everyday” South Tyroleans. Learn about the changing history of South Tyrol and discover where you can experience it on holiday. Immerse yourself in the province’s customs that have so much to reveal about the culture, and browse through the rich wealth of legends in South Tyrol that are capable of leading you to special places.