Asparagus
Experience
Programme

In addition to the enjoyment of eating asparagus the asparagus season in Terlan offers a much deeper engagement with this spring vegetable.
During hikes and bike tours you will get in touch with asparagus farmers, wine producers and asparagus hosts and learn interesting facts about the cultivation and processing of the noble vegetable. In addition, you will discover the beauty of the surrounding area and enjoy delicious asparagus dishes at the various Terlan asparagus hosts.

For further information or registrations, please contact the Tourist Office Terlan.

Tourist Office Terlan,
Tel. +39 0471 257 165,
E-Mail info@terlan.info

Spargel-Tafel

For the 40th anniversary of the Terlan asparagus season, the restaurants of Terlan, Vilpian and Siebeneich await you with a special highlight. The village square of Terlan is transformed into a culinary table. The Spargel-Tafel serves a four-course menu with special dishes of the Terlan Margarete asparagus. The Terlan Winery serves a fresh wine to go with it. The table offers space for all gourmets to enjoy the typical asparagus menu. Treat yourself to a unique culinary experience for all the senses or surprise your loved one with this dinner full of unforgettable, romantic moments!

Dates: Wednesday, 19th April 2023, from 6.30 p.m. (in case of rainy weather, the date will be postponed by one week)

Meeting point: Terlan village square

Price: 130 euro (incl. four-course menu, drinks and wine accompaniment)

Registration: Limited number of participants. Registration is required. Tourism Association Terlan, Tel. +39 0471 257 165.

Asparagus tour by bike

Round trip with our own bicycles from Terlan via Vilpian to an asparagus field. In the Terlan winery we enjoy a various Terlan wine and various asparagus delicacies. At the end we will find ourselves in a selected restaurant for an asparagus lunch (asparagus with ham and Bolzano sauce as well as 1 glass of asparagus wine).

Dates: 12th April 2023 and 10th May 2023 from 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Meeting point: Terlan Tourist Office

Price: 30 euros (incl. guided tour of the asparagus field, wine tasting & asparagus appetizers in the Terlan winery, lunch excl. drinks).

Registration: Terlan Tourist Office, Tel. +39 0471 257165 For closed groups individual program and additional dates possible.

Asparagus-themed walks

This full-day tour takes participants on a journey of discovery in asparagus fields and to asparagus experts who impress with all kinds of interesting facts about asparagus. Culinary enjoyment is also not neglected during the tasting of asparagus dishes.

  • aperitif with asparagus appetizers
  • During an asparagus soup we learn interesting facts about the beginnings of asparagus cultivation in Terlan in the 19th century
  • Pleasant hike from Terlan to Vilpian
  • Visit of an asparagus farmer with guided tour in his field
  • Lunchbreak with asparagus dishes and a dessert
  • Train trip to Terlan
  • Tasting of the classic wines of the winery Terlan
  • Distribution of a small souvenir

Dates: Saturday 15nd April 2023 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Meeting point: main square Terlan

Price: 85 euros (incl. guided tour of the asparagus field, wine tasting & asparagus appetizers in the Terlan winery, lunch excl. drinks).

Registration: Terlan Tourist Office, Tel. +39 0471 257165 For closed groups individual program and additional dates possible.

Looking over the shoulder of the asparagus farmer

Learn from the asparagus farmer interesting and hidden facts about the royal vegetable.

Dates: every thursday from April 13th until May 11th 2023, starting at 10 a.m.

Meeting point: Terlan Tourist Office

Price: 8.90 euros (guided tour only); 14.90 euros (guided tour with wine tasting).

Registration: Tourism Association Terlan, Tel. +39 0471 257 165. For closed groups individual program and additional dates possible.

Cycling Sunday: asparagus by bike

On Sunday, 21 May 2023, cyclists on the Etsch/Adige cycle route from Siebeneich to Vilpian (or vice versa) can enjoy a special treat: Terlan’s asparagus hosts will be serving delicious asparagus dishes along the cycle route at Vilpian and Terlan with juicy ham from the Terlan butchers Nigg and Mair, as well as serving “asparagus” wine, a Sauvignon from the Terlan Winery. The tree “asparagus stands” will be open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on this date

Yoga in the asparagus field

Together we experience ourselves on the yoga mat and in nature. We practise yoga together in the midst of the asparagus fields. On the one hand, we direct our gaze inwards and, on the other hand, enjoy the unique nature. Afterwards, we end the morning with a cosy asparagus brunch with specialties.

Dates: 6 May 2023 and 20 May 2023 from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

Meeting point: Hotel Restaurant Sparerhof, Vilpian (parking at the church)

Price: 39 euro (max. 15 participants)

Speaker: Arianna Piazzi, Yoga Teacher & Health Coach

Info: Please bring your own yoga equipment.

Registration: Registration is required.
Tourism Association Terlan, Tel. +39 0471 257 165.