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RS kirche st zyprian tiers winter

Sights

Cheek by jowl with farmers’ traditions and culture, that’s what you can experience in Castelrotto and surroundings.

From churches to cultural sites of interest and mystical places, the area of the Alpe di Siusi has got much to offer. One of the most famous sights is the Church Steeple of Castelrotto, which is considered to have “the most beautiful bell sound of the area”. Get enchanted by the high plateau and its myths and legends!

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  1. Old water mills
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    Old water mills

    At the village entrance of Tires as well as in the hamlet of San Vigilio an old but…
  2. Organic herb farm Pflegerhof
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    Organic herb farm Pflegerhof

    At the Pflegerhof farm you’ll find everything you want to know about spices and herbs.
  3. Witches’ Benches
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    Witches' Benches

    A mystical place linked to the Sciliar Witches are the Witches’ Benches “Banc’ da…
  4. Calvary
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    Calvary

    Seven chapels on the Colle (hill), how the Calvary near Castelrotto is called, are…
  5. St. Sebastian Chapel
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    St. Sebastian Chapel

    In Tires al Catinaccio a small chapel is reminiscent of the time when the black…
  6. St. Cyprian Chapel
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    St. Cyprian Chapel

    About 3 km from the village centre of Tires, there is the picturesque late…
  7. St. Francis Church
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    St. Francis Church

    The new St. Francis Church in Compaccia at the Alpe di Siusi was consecrated to St.…
  8. St. Catherine Church
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    St. Catherine Church

    The little St. Catherine Church in the eponymous hamlet of Santa Caterina, located…
  9. St. Constantine Church
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    St. Constantine Church

    In the middle of fields and meadows there’s the idyllic “Kristanzen” church, how…
  10. St. Michael Church
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    St. Michael Church

    In the hamlet of San Michele near the Passo Pinei mountain pass there’s a little…
  11. St. Oswald Church
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    St. Oswald Church

    The history of the St. Oswald Church in the hamlet of Sant’Osvaldo dates back to…
  12. St. Peter by the Hill Church
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    St. Peter by the Hill Church

    The picturesque church located on the Peterbühl hill at Fié is probably the oldest…
  13. St. Valentine Church
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    St. Valentine Church

    Above the village of Siusi, in the hamlet of San Valentino, there’s the eponymous…
  14. St. Vigilius Church
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    St. Vigilius Church

    In San Vigilio, a small hamlet belonging to the municipality of Castelrotto, a…
  15. Church of Tagusa
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    Church of Tagusa

    Near the School Museum of Tagusa there’s the little church dedicated to Saint Magdalene.
  16. Church of Tisana
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    Church of Tisana

    At 925 m a.s.l. stands the St. Nicholas Church with its azure ceiling in the nave.
  17. Church Steeple of Castelrotto
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    Church Steeple of Castelrotto

    It is said that the bell of the Castelrotto Parish Church has got the most…
  18. Mary Help of Christians Church
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    Mary Help of Christians Church

    The old Siusi allo Sciliar Parish Church dates back to the 17th century and is…
  19. St. Michael Chapel
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    St. Michael Chapel

    The Romanesque St. Michael Chapel in Fiè allo Sciliar is also known as Cemetery Chapel.
  20. Castelrotto Parish Church
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    Castelrotto Parish Church

    The history of the St. Peter and Paul Parish Church with its separated steeple…
  21. Siusi allo Sciliar Parish Church
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    Siusi allo Sciliar Parish Church

    When the old Mary Help of Christians Church became too small, the new Siusi Parish…
  22. Tires al Catinaccio Parish Church
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    Tires al Catinaccio Parish Church

    The parish church of the small village of Tires is dedicated to Saint George, one…
  23. Fiè allo Sciliar Parish Church
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    Fiè allo Sciliar Parish Church

    The Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary with its onion-shaped…
  24. Zallinger Chapel
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    Zallinger Chapel

    In Saltria, on the Siusi Alp at more than 2,000 m a.s.l., there’s a beautiful…
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