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San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn

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Municipality of San Martino in Badia/St. Martin in Thurn
Province of Bozen
Trentino Alto Adige Region

Population: 1.719 (708 in the village)
Altitude centre: 1135 m s.l.m.

Unesco Site: Dolomites

the Municipality is part of:
Città e siti patrimonio mondiale Unesco
Comunità Montana Valle Pusteria

Aree naturali protette:
Puez Odle Natural Park

Municipality of San Martino in Badia
Località San Martino 100 - San Martino in Badia/St. Martin in Thurn (BZ)
Tel. +39 0474 523125

The ladin village of San Martino in Badia (Sankt Martin in Thurn in German, San Martin de Tor in Ladin) attracts especially hikers in summer. Here you can admire the characteristics Viles, rural settlements of the Ladin culture. Moreover the Peitlerkofel, one of the most scenic mountains of the Dolomites, watches over this beautiful tourist town. Infinite paths lead through the UNESCO world natural heritage and the Natural Park Puez-Odle fascinates its visitors with a fauna and flora of rare beauty.

The toponym is attested as Saint Martin in Geder in 1260, Sand Martein in 1334 and St. Martin an der Gader in 1883, while Thurn is attested as Thurn or Tor and refers probably to the nearby Castel Tor (in German Schloss Thurn, in Ladin Ciastel de Tor). From 1923 to 1928, the town was called San Martino.

The castle of San Martino in Badia (Thurn an der Gader) houses the museum of history and the ladin culture, the Museum Ladin. At San Martino has also seat of the Ladin Cultural Institute Micurà de Rü.

Other destinations nearby

Colfosco - Kolfuschg
Colfosco - Kolfuschg
The village of Colfosco is located in South Tyrol, on the road from Corvara leads to Val Gardena.
Bolzano - 14.7 KM from San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn
Fortezza - Franzensfest
Fortezza - Franzensfest
The village of Fortezza - Franzensfeste is located in Val d'Isarco, Trentino Alto Adige.
Bolzano - 24.64 KM from San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn
Chiusa - Klausen
Chiusa - Klausen
A walk to breathe in the autumn, then stop in a farm and a table with chestnuts, vino novello and plenty of music in happiness.
Bolzano - 25.58 KM from San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn
Campo Tures - Sand in Taufers
Campo Tures - Sand in Taufers
Campo Tures is a village in Trentino Alto Adige, located in Tures Valley.
Bolzano - 26.64 KM from San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn
Sottoguda
Sottoguda
Leaving the Val Pettorina, Sottoguda is the last village before Malga Ciapéla and Marmolada in Veneto.
Belluno - 28.74 KM from San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn
Castelrotto - Kastelruth
Castelrotto - Kastelruth
The village of Castelrotto - Kastelruth is located in Trentino Alto Adige.
Bolzano - 28.82 KM from San Martino in Badia - St. Martin in Thurn

NOTE: distances are set as the crow flies.

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