Located around 45 kilometres south of the Brenner pass, where South Tyrol’s first vineyards appear and the valley begins to widen, is the pretty town of Brixen/Bressanone. This medieval town with an impressive cathedral is known as a haven for outdoor sports enthusiasts. Popular activities include hiking, running and mountainbiking. There are also plenty of cultural highlights. And, last but not least, don’t miss out on the chance to sample some of the delicious local food.