on the south-side of the Alps - Italy
by Robert Pegoretti
Our region is
famous for the Dolomites, the good wine, the excellent food, the
fabulous landscape and not to forget for the Ötzi, the 5000 years old
iceman found here 13 years ago.
not a common sport in South Tyrol, but we have a lot of beautiful
rivers, where to practice this kind of fishing.
The Etsch, the
Eisack, the Passer, the Talfer, the Falschauer with their affluents,
and some beautiful mountain lakes are populated with marmorata trouts,
rainbow trouts, farios, brook trouts and graylings.
season goes from the 2nd Sunday in February to the 30th of November.
The mountain rivers open in May and close at the end of September.
The rate for the different permits (we can make permits for more than
200km) goes from Euro 12 to Euro 25. (National Fishing-Permit aprox.
Euro 30) (This info is valid for 2005)
organize excursions to mountain lakes at 2100mt where you can fish
lucky brook trouts.
passionated flyfisher himself, makes the fishing permits for house
guests of the Pension Sonnheim and helps the fisherman to choose the
But also for the not fishing familiy are various possibilities as
cycling, swimming, horseriding, walking, shopping and of course,
Gargazon is an
ideal starting point for excursions: Garda Lake 150 km, Verona 150 km,
Venice 300 km, Innsbruck 150 km.
Airport is ABD Air-Bolzano-Dolomiti in Bolzano. Other
airports: Verona, Treviso, Bergamo, Innsbruck.
offers short flights from Amsterdam, Munich and Rome to Bolzano.
Ryanair offers short flights to Treviso and Bergamo with quick
transfers to South Tyrol.
information please contact:
Robert and Verena
Tel. + Fax: 0039-0473-292347