Winter holidays in Verano at Monzoccolo
The idyllic mountain village of Verano is located on a sunny high plateau above the spa town of Merano. The scenic beauty of the surroundings of the village in the winter months is covered by a white blanket of snow. The municipality of Verano is dominated by the local mountain Monzoccolo. In an enchanting location on the edge of the forest – on the road that connects Verano with Moltena – the farm Boznermüllerhof offers homely apartments. Directly from the farm during your ski holidays near Merano you can venture into the winter landscape. Take part in a guided snowshoe hike, which is organized by the tourist office, or explore the surroundings on cleared trails during your winter holiday in Verano.
Alpine skiing fun on a ski vacation in Merano 2000
High above the spa town of Merano, with the ski area Merano 2000 the winter sports centre of Merano & Environs awaits you. The ski area offers 40 km of well-groomed slopes with different difficulty levels. The ski area is a paradise for families with children. The sunny slopes offer on the whole an easy to medium difficulty for skiers and snowboarders. Three kilometres are marked as black and are only for experienced skiers. At the Lucki Kinderland the youngest skiers can spend their day, while the parents may indulge in the pleasure of unadulterated fun on the slopes. In the children’s ski school in the ski area Merano 2000 your children will safely learn to ski under the guidance of professional instructors.
Winter family fun off the slopes
During your winter holidays in Verano there are numerous and varied leisure options also off the slopes. On the toboggan runs in Verano you may race downhill with great fun. On the three-kilometer natural toboggan run in the area Merano 2000 kids and adults will have plenty of fun. For families with small children there is a special toboggan run on the Leadner Alp – about a mile from our farm. Another attraction is the Alpine Bob at the ski resort Merano 2000. The Mountain Roller Coaster is open all year round and will thrill young and old. Backcountry skiers, winter hikers and snowshoers will enjoy the wonderful hours in the snowy mountains. At the ski resort the followers of cross-country skiing will find a five-kilometre loop trail, which is also suitable for beginners. In good snow conditions, the close-by Val d’Ultimo lures with another 25 kilometres of perfectly groomed cross-country trails. During the festive season the Christmas Market in Merano invites to a visit. Bright lights illuminate the alleys of the old town and the smell of roasted almonds and mulled wine is in the air.