An autonomous province of Italy, Trentino is just one of two regions which make up the Trentino-Alto Adige. Home to more than 200 municipality, it is also home to the most famous capital city of Trento or Trent as it is known in English. Encompassing an area of over 2,300 square miles, the region is home to around 500,000 residents and is well known for its mountains including the Dolomites.
Located at the far north of Italy, Trentino borders both Austria and Switzerland. Stretching from the Adamello- Brenta range to the Dolomites of the Fassa Valley, Trentino encompasses a divers and extraordinary landscape. Valleys, streams, lakes to ancient villages, cathedrals and ski resorts, there is no shortage of things to see and do year round. From its natural features for which it is famous to its historic sites which tell the story of thousands of years of human history, take a look at this popular destination for travel with a review from Island Trader Vacations.
- Lake Garda- Largest lake of Italy, Lake Garda is known for its beauty but also for its luxury.
- The Dolomites – A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Dolomites are especially popular in winter for their world class skiing but also offer ample opportunities to explore throughout the year with lovely trails and natural areas to explore.
- Trento – Capital city of the region, Trento is a popular place to explore the art, history and culture of the region. From Gothic Austrian influences to the beauty of the Italian Renaissance, Trento is a wonderful place to explore many of the regions most well known historic sites and treasures.
- Cultural sites, sports events, food and wine tasting, spa resorts, pools, golf courses, sailing, hiking and biking trails, fine restaurants, archaeological sites and castles are just a few of the popular things to see and do in Trentino. Don’t miss the Sito palafitticolo di Fiavè, Castel Pergine, Valle dei Mocheni, Val Canali and the Riserva integrale Tre Cime del Monte Bondone.
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