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Val Gardena

THE valley of the Dolomites par excellence in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage.

Val Gardena is located in South Tyrol and is the perfect place to live the most intense experiences in the heart of the unique Dolomites mountains throughout the whole year. The landscape of this outdoor paradise outdoes itself with remarkable natural phenomena which can only be experienced here in such an impressive manner. Enjoy the unique variety of flowers blooming across the mountain meadows during early summer. It is an Eldorado for hikers, climbers, and mountain bikers; the mystical autumn days and the mesmerising ‘Burning Dolomites’ light spectacle taking place across the imposing mountainous landscape and a unique winter sports paradise.

Val Gardena is THE dream destination for demanding travellers wanting to explore the Dolomites.


Scenically unique Val Gardena with its villages Ortisei (1,236 m), Santa Cristina (1,428 m) and Selva (1,563 m) doesn’t just impress with its spectacular mountain ranges such as the Odle, the Cir, the Sella Massif or the unmistakable Sassolungo. Lots of sunny days allow all ages to admire the breathtaking panorama in our well-kept valley, which is not only the home of mountaineering legend Luis Trenker. For Val Gardena is considered to be one of the most traditional mountain regions worldwide but its people who are modern, sporty, active and nature lovers win you over too.

The specialties

The uniqueness of Val Gardena is characterised by a mixture of fascinating legends and traditions that still exist as well as a wide range of variety, activities and innovation. The summer months offer countless sporting highlights, coupled with a good mix of art, culture and indulgence: a feel-good paradise for active hikers, enthusiastic climbers, sporty mountain bikers, and of course families.

Val Gardena Active

The Val Gardena Active programme offers numerous guided tours day and night through Val Gardena’s stunning scenery: exploring the Puez-Geisler Nature Park, culinary hut hiking and even sunrise excursions with wildlife watching are just some of the highlights that will make your holiday in Val Gardena even more spectacular. The latest offer even enables romantic lovers to observe the starry sky, while there’s the Kids Active programme on offer for active children from June to September: from tests of courage on the adventure high-rope trail to the UNESCO search for traces to magical herbs and a visit to the bee-keeper, there’s something for children of all ages.

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How to get there

Str. Chemun 7 · 39047 St. Christina -
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