Mountain farm holidays in South Tyrol – Forchnerhof farm in Rodeneck

The holiday paradise in-between the mountains

You’re longing for a relaxing timeout for you and your family? Then a mountain farm holiday in South Tyrol is exactly what you need!

Situated on 1,075 metres above sea level, the Forchnerhof farm lies in the midst of lush meadows and idyllic woods in the mountain hamlet Spisses. Thanks to its unique position it offers breathtaking panoramic views of three valleys, namely the Eisack, the Wipptal and the Pustertal Valley including their marvelous summits. Far away from busy roads and crowds you can spend here some recreative and tranquil time on your farm holiday. Get to know the country and the people living here more closely and experience the contemplative farm life in-between dream-like natural and cultural landscapes. Aside of the beautiful landscape and the pleasant ambience, the pragmatic people make sure that your holiday in Rodeneck will be an unforgettable one! A timeout in the sign of peace, nature and rural tradition awaits!

Forchnerhof farm presents itself | The two- and four-legged hosts of your farm holiday

At Forchnerhof, us, the Lanthaler family – meaning Arnold and Ramona, our daughters Diana, Alexandra, Maria and the seniors Friedl and Lise together with our animal cohabitants are welcoming you. Especially our farm dog is happy to meet you and knows how to receive you in the most charming way. Him, our farm cats and rabbits enjoy your attention and can’t wait for you to pet them. Furthermore, there are many cows living with us at our panoramic farm (which are waiting for you to visit them in their barn), since we’re especially focusing on dairy farming.

In our new annexe, there are four new, state-of-the art and cosy apartments at your disposal which we supply with solar energy from our photovoltaic system and keep warm for you with pellet heating. Your wellbeing, those of our animals and the environment is dear to our hearts and that is why we’re trying to make a contribution to protect our earth by the use of renewable energies. The gem of our farm and what makes us particularly proud: our own water spring.

Our tasty farm products – directly served to your table

Fresh milk, newly laid eggs, homemade jams and elder sirup, sweet “Krapfen”, salty “Tirtln”, saisonal fruit and vegetables from our garden – all these typical treats can be purchased directly at our farm. But that’s not all! In the morning, you can make use of our optional bun service and/or our breakfast basket with numerous both homemade and regional goodies – so that your farm holiday becomes not only a relaxing but a culinary adventure too!

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Holiday in Rodeneck – natural, authentic, charming!

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On a sunny panoramic terrace at the entrance of the Pustertal Valley, there lies the picturesque village Rodeneck. Thanks to its excellent position and the unique natural and cultural landscape – you can glance at 17 steeples – this place has made a name for itself and has become a popular destination for a summer holiday in the mountains. In close proximity to the Forchnerhof you will find the charming charming Rodeneck–Lüsen Alp, one of Europe’s greatest plateaus, where to go hiking or mountain biking (you can lend the bikes directly at our farm) in summer or go cross-country-skiing, snowshoeing or ski touring.
But there’s a lot more to the Ski- & Holiday Area Gitschberg Jochtal than “just” that: here, you can stop by at over 30 alps and traditional mountain huts, climb summits, follow the theme and adventure paths, do horse-riding, climbing, go for a carriage-ride in summer or a horse sleigh ride in winter, tobogganing and much more!

Culture and history enthusiasts too get their money’s worth: above Rodeneck, there is the Rodenegg Castle, one of the largest and strongest fortresses of South Tyrol one should definitely visit.

 

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But there’s a lot more to the Ski- & Holiday Area Gitschberg Jochtal than “just” that: here, you can stop by at over 30 alps and traditional mountain huts, climb summits, follow the theme and adventure paths, do horse-riding, climbing, go for a carriage-ride in summer or a horse sleigh ride in winter, tobogganing and much more!
The numerous events organized by the Holiday Areas Gitschberg Jochtal and Rodeneck for locals and tourists likewise all over the year are particularly interesting. Amongst them the Winter Highland Games at the Rodeneck Alp, nighttime winter hiking and gourmandizing within the framework of the Full Moon Dinner, the Happy Family Festival at the ski resort Gitschberg Jochtal, the traditional cattle drive and Törggelen in autumn, the apple blossom festival in Natz … just to name a few!

 

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The Forchnerhof offers for an unforgettable farm holiday

The Forchnerhof offers for an unforgettable farm holiday
The perfect holiday offers all around the year for the whole family.