- (Trento) – the capital
- (Val di Fassa) – known for its winter sports, and superb hiking
Naturally, Italian is widely spoken. However, the alternate name for this region, Südtirol, might tip you off to an interesting truth: The other predominant local language is German. Many towns in the region are known by two different names.
CastlesOutside the bigger cities and towns, there are some interesting castles to be seen.
Castello di StenicoA solid 13th-century castle.
Castel BesenoBuilt in 12th century but significantly altered and enhanced later.
- Trekking in the Dolomites.