Kirchen 2011


Some of the most charming buildings of Appiano and surroundings are churches, most of which date back to a long time ago.

Undoubtedly they belong to the South Tyrolean cultural assets. The churches of Appiano are particularly important and closely related to tradition and customs of the inhabitants of Appiano. Important feasts are still celebrated according to religion. Associations such as music bands and choirs, Schuetzen or fire brigades arrange these celebrations and provide them a structure. Also processions are particular happenings for the people living in the village.

  1. Dom auf dem Lande 2011  

    The huge parish church of the village of San Paolo is also called the “Dome in the Countryside”.  more

  2. St. Justina Kirche 2011  

    Walking trails across Appiano Monte to S. Paolo takes you past this charming church.  more

  3. Kirche zum Hl. Josef 2011  

    The S. Giuseppe church is located in S. Michele and is also known as Dominican church.  more

  4. Kirche zum Erzengel Michael 2011  

    This little church used to be the main church of the village of S. Michele.  more

  5. Pfarrkirche in St. Michael 2011  

    It is dedicated to Maria Assunta and has once been the church of the Capuchin monks of Appiano.  more

  6. Gleifkirche zum Hl. Kreuz 2011  

    Above S. Michele, on the hilltop of the Calvario mountain, there is a little church with two lovely turrets.  more

  7. Maria Rast Kirchlein 2011  

    Slightly out of the village of S. Michele, there is a lovely Romanesque church, which is often venue for weddings.  more

  8. Pfarrkirche Girlan 2011  

    The parish church of Cornaiano has a central role to play in the life of the inhabitants of the sun-drenched Cornaiano.  more

  9. Nothelferkapelle 2011  

    In Gaido, the highest located village belonging to Appiano, there is a little chapel consecrated to the Auxiliary…  more

  10. Klosterkirche Mariengarten 2011  

    The Cisterian nuns are responsible for the monastery church, the abbey and the monastery chapel.  more

  11. Kirche zum St. Nikolaus 2011  

    This little church is located at the roadsite in Riva di Sotto, on the road to Andriano to Bolzano.  more

  12. Kirche zu den Hl. Drei Königen 2011  

    The only church in the Oltradige region that is dedicated to the Three Kings is located in Monticolo.  more

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