The Italian city of Bolzano has one of the most dramatic settings of any city in the world, being framed by the majestic mountains of the Alps and the craggy Dolomites. Its at the peak of Northern Italy and has a big Germanic cultural influence like the rest of the South Tyrol. The city is ideal of lovers of the great outdoors and adventurers, as well as being a cosy haven during the Christmas Markets. Car hire in Bolzano is essential in order to take in the beauty of the surrounding forestry and mountains. Hiring a car is readily available from Bolzano Airport.