Holidaying Safely in Trentino: our ways of taking care of you

Our guide to a peaceful and stress-free stay

Trentino is open and ready to welcome you. 

In our guides you can learn about all the measures put in place by our operators and tourist service providers to protect you and your loved ones. 

THE NUMBERS OF TRENTINO

Big numbers and small numbers. Numbers that represent Trentino and in certain cases highlight unique aspects or curiosities. An example is the number of trees: 1,000 per capita. Or the number of mountain lakes: 297, which represent 10% of the total number of lakes across the Alps

Territory

- Area: 6,207 square kilometres

- Highest peak: Cevedale, 3,784 m a.s.l.

- Highest peak entirely within Trentino: Presanella, 3,556 m a.s.l.

- Largest glacier: Mandròn, Adamello, 1,630 hectares

- Number of lakes: 297

- UNESCO sites: 4

 

Population

- Number of inhabitants: 538,604

- Density: 87 inhabitants/km2

- Number of families: 243,084

- Municipalities: 177, of which 75% are at an elevation of 1,000 metres or above.

- The 5 largest municipalities: Trento, Rovereto, Pergine Valsugana, Arco and Riva del Garda

- The 5 most beautiful hamlets in Trentino as listed in the guide "Borghi più belli d'Italia": Canale di Tenno, Mezzano, Vigo di Fassa, Rango, San Lorenzo Dorsino

 

Environment and sustainability

- Territory under environmental protection: 30%

- Extension of forested areas: 63%

- Plant varieties present: 2,359, of which 17 are endemic to Trentino

- Number of trees: 500,000,000 or about 1,000 per inhabitant

- Protected animal species: 125

- Deer, roe deer and chamois: approx. 67,000

- Brown bears: 50 - 60 individuals

- Golden eagles: 60-65 pairs
- In Trentino, 89.9% of electrical energy is derived from renewable sources, almost exclusively from hydroelectric plants.

- Tourist accommodation facilities certified Ecolabel: 44 (first place in Italy)

- Differentiated collection of urban waste: 74.8% of urban waste collected is differentiated.

 

A network of culture

- 88 museums

- 200 castles

- 80 fortifications from WW1

- 8 Ecomuseums

- 86 public libraries

- 53 special libraries

- 47 public reading areas

- 1,318,355 visitors to museums in Trentino in 2016 (of which 608,949 to the Muse)

 

Discovering the land

- 1,165 marked trails (including via ferrata) that extend for a total of 5,843 kilometres

- 13 long trekking routes (with more than three legs) within Trentino

- 11 cycling trails for a total of 431 km served by 19 refreshment points “Bicigrill”

- In 2016, 2 million tourists made use of the cycling trails in Trentino

- 3 Food & Wine Trails

 

The world of snow

- Number of skiing slopes: 612 for a total of 800 km of which:

- Blue slopes (easy): 36%

- Red slopes (medium difficulty): 52%

- Black slopes (difficult): 13%

- Snow making facilities: 90%

- Ski lift facilities: 229

 

Hospitality: it’s in Trentino’s DNA

- Number of hotels: 1,503 that can accommodate a total of 92,557 guests, of which:

- 911 classified 3-Star

- 203 classified 4-Star

- 5 classified 5-Star

- Other accommodation facilities: 1,630 that can accommodate a total of 76,027 guests, of which:

- Camping grounds: 68

- Mountain huts (rifugi): 146

- B&B: 386

- Farmhouses (agritourism) 437

- Private guesthouses: 24,894 with a total capacity for 113,795 guests

- Holiday homes: 44,956 that can accommodate 199,726

- Total guest capacity: 482,105

 

Tourist flow

- Arrivals: 5.709.675 per year

- Overnight stays: 30.949.669 per year

- Average lenght of stay across all guest accommodation facilities: 5.4 days (4 days for hotels)

- Total hourly carrying capacity of ski-lift facilities: 350,000 people

- Snowparks: 25

- Cross-country skiing centres: 23 for a total of 500 km of marked circuits

- Ski instructors: 2,557 of which:

- Downhill skiing instructors: 2.122

- Nordic skiing instructors: 169

- Snowboard instructors: 400