In the heart of the Puez-Odle nature park, between the Sassolungo, the Sella Group and the Cir peaks, lies a fascinating natural habitat.
Located in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site, between 1,200 and 1,700 metres above sea level, Val Gardena is a paradise where ancient traditions and authentic wonders of nature mingle, creating a haven of beauty and intense experiences.
Delicious gastronomy, enchanting views, arts and crafts and a year-round offer of special events!
A popular destination for every skier and winter sports enthusiast, Val Gardena boasts:
Between skiing, snowshoeing, sledging, ice skating and hiking, the fun in the snow never ends here.
And to relax and recharge after the adventure, what could be better than an aperitif at high altitude, a stroll through the town centre, or a visit to the picturesque Christmas markets?
The peaks and walls of the Dolomites rising skywards exude a special energy and vibration. With the Dolomiti Superski ski pass you can ski without limits on 500 km of interconnected pistes around the Sella massif, starting just 50 metres from the Mountain Home Villa Anna. For an adventure holiday!
The freedom of the mountains, absolute peace and tranquillity in the midst of nature. From Selva di Val Gardena, there are exciting routes along the steep Dolomite passes: gentle, captivating and difficult enough. The best of skiing for true connoisseurs!
In addition to Monte Pana in the immediate vicinity of S. Christina, the winter scenery of Vallunga in Selva Gardena is the ideal setting for cross-country skiers. Crystal-clear air and white expanses of snow: a natural idyll, a paradise with tracks of different lengths for every level of difficulty, also suitable for the biathlon, a very popular sport in Val Gardena.
Steep Dolomite walls, frozen torrents and snow-covered pastures. Winter walks around Selva Gardena offer exciting moments with enchanting mountain scenery and a profound feeling of direct contact with nature. Among the most enchanting are the Vallunga, the Naturronda and the Val Gardena train path.
Summer is the best time of the year to explore Val Gardena with outdoor activities, and to discover all the exciting sporting and non-sporting alternatives.
The crisp mountain air, the gurgling of the streams, the meadows in blossom and many proposals for hikers: from walks suitable for the whole family, to more challenging hikes to the refuges to the most daring climbs to conquer the peaks for those who like a challenge. The routes always start in front of the Hotel Garni Villa Anna. Numerous lifts take you comfortably and quickly to the top.
Val Gardena is a true paradise for two-wheel enthusiasts! Thrill and fun will not be lacking along the mountain bike trails, which cut through forests and pleasant, picturesque alpine landscapes. For those who prefer a challenge on a road bike, we recommend the four-pass tour around the Sella massif.
The bizarre peaks of the Dolomites are ideal for those who love adventure. Following in the footsteps of famous mountaineers, you set off to conquer the steep ridges that reach into the sky. There are also thrills along the vie ferrate with breathtaking views and the many rocky routes in Val Gardena.