ALTA REZIA - The best of the CENTRAL ALPS
Alta Rezia is one of the most important mountain tourist areas in the world. Alta Rezia is at the center of the Alps in the heart of the Rhaetian Alps. The Rezia, Raethia, has an ancient history that is intertwined with that of the Etruscans (read HISTORY). Alta Rezia is a border area between Italy and Switzerland. In Alta Rezia, Valtellina, Engadina and surroundings join together. In Alta Rezia, winter tourism was born in the mid-1800s, invented by a group of English friends who decided to spend the winter in St. Moritz. Today Alta Rezia has millions of tourists from all over the world to visit mountains, valleys, woods, glaciers, and a thousand other opportunities such as the warm waters of the numerous spas or the Stevio National Park, the Naziunal Svizer Park, etc., during all seasons. In Alta Rezia important events are held both in winter (skiing) and in summer (cycling). The most famous towns of Alta Rezia are Bormio, Livigno, Passo Stelvio, Santa Caterina, Tirano, Sankt Moritz, Scuol, etc.