Freienfeld is situated only a few kilometers south of the alpine city of Sterzing / Vipiteno on the old Brenner pass road. The three very charming main villages Maria Trens, Stilfes and Mauls along with the small hamlets in the area are wonderfully embedded in the sourrounding nature. The small villages with their picturesque, rustic village centers and historically interesting churches and farms offer a special insight into South Tyrolean village life.

Freienfeld's cultural gems include the pilgrimage church in Maria Trens and the medieval Castle Reifenstein, one of the best preserved castles in South Tyrol and the entire Alpine region. Impressive natural landscapes and numerous hidden places invite you to linger and explore.

Enjoy the variety of South Tyrolean and Mediterranean cuisine in family-run accommodations and look forward to culinary adventures in South Tyrolean inns, Törggele-locations, farm taverns, pizzerias, hip brunch bars and gourmet restaurants.

Freienfeld near Sterzing is a paradise for your hiking and active holidays. During summer you can look forward to family-friendly circular hiking trails or go on challenging mountain tours for summiteers. For the brave ones a rafting trip full of adventure in the Eisack River awaits. The Brenner-Bozen cycling route, part of the famous Munich-Venice cycle route, runs through the municipality of Freienfeld in the South Tyrolean Wipptal.

For the winter there are several ice rinks, toboggan runs and ski touring opportunities. The Rosskopf skiing and hiking area is only a few minutes away from Freienfeld, and the cross-country ski trail in the Pfitsch Valley is easily accessible.