Summer holidays in the Dolomites
Activities and events in the dramatic scenery of Val Gardena

Gardena is a natural paradise which has been recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site due to its beauty, biodiversity and uniqueness. When you’re visiting the region, you’ll feel compelled to enjoy Val Gardena out and about making the most of the fresh air, the mountain summits and the extended network of footpaths, hiking routes, cycling paths and lift facilities. Where in winter ski fanatics can have as much fun as they want on the snow-covered slopes… the same slopes which welcome hikers, trail runners, cyclists and climbers during summer. Enjoy these outdoor activities and take part in guided tours, or maybe even enjoy the leisurely walking paths providing you with all the peace and quiet you need. Truth be told, it really doesn’t matter what you do in Dolomites Val Gardena and how ambitious of an athlete you are: all of your efforts will be rewarded with breathtaking views. Pure bliss!

Active holidays in the Dolomites

Hiking in the DOlomites
Dramatic scenery, legendary locations

Explore the bhiking rregion of the Dolomites, UNESCO World Heritage

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E-bike and mountain bike in the Dolomites

Explore the MTB and E-Bike paradise Val Gardena, the only “Approved Bike Area” in South Tyrol and one of the most beautiful tours in the world

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Trail Arena Val Gardena
Freeride & Bikeparks

Pure trail fun for young and old: the "Trail Arena Val Gardena" offers five trails, including two light and two medium flow trails and one freeride track. All trails are connected by the lifts Ciampinoi, Dantercepies and Piz Seteur and by various connecting paths. A real bike park with 12.1 km of trail fun.

Val Gardena: the runners' paradise

Discover the endless running possibilities in the Val Gardena holiday region: its multitude of routes, surrounded by unique scenery, is a one-of-a-kind experience.

The Kneipp path: a refreshing and a natural experience

The Kneipp facilities in Val d’Anna are located on a beautiful walking path. Enjoy the refreshing effect of wading in the freezing water and you’ll soon be convinced of the refreshing power of this bracing temperature set in a romantic location.

Highwire adventure course
An interesting attraction for all ages

The highwire adventure course is located next to the valley station of the Seceda gondola in Ortisei.

  • World debut: FLY Line of 680m!
  • New: The children's route has been extended and they can "discover", in the middle of the trees, a real flight helicopter!
  • Petting zoo: the park hosts several animals
  • There is also a area with four trampolines: not only for the fun of children, but also a valid fitness training for anyone.
  • Duration: 1,5 - 2 h

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Here you fin d the "Val Gardena Active" programme
and the most important events for your active holidays

Free for the guests of our hotel:
the Val Gardena Active Programme

This weekly programme is designed to give you an overview of what you can find in the stunning Val Gardena area during your summer and winter holiday, to keep fit surrounded by nature and stunning panorama. You’ll be spoilt for choice... In addition: the activities of the “Val Gardena Active“ are free or at reduced rates for all our hotel's guests!

On the official website you’ll find a comprehensive table detailing individual programmes:

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Dolomites Saslong Half Marathon


Top–notch sportive performances and breathtaking views are part and parcel of this trail competition. It’s no walk in the park but the reward will be well worth it. The 3. Dolomites’ Saslong half marathon will kick off on 6 June 2020, taking athletes right across the picturesque landscape of the Sassolungo Group, a well-known location all over the world. The previously dubbed ‘Val Gardena mountain run’ is one of the most demanding running events in the Alps boasting 21 km and 900 m elevation gain.
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The world’s toughest mountain bike marathon


The HERO Südtirol Dolomites in Selva Val Gardena represents one of the hardest mountain bike events for amateurs and professional cyclists. The competition is spectacular and a great opportunity for international professional athletes and ambitious amateur cyclists to come together, allowing them to pursue the same dream: race and conquer one of the two demanding distances. The incredibly hard and LOVED mountain bike event is a veritable highlight for onlookers, too: an interesting fringe programme will also be part of the event, making it the perfect family outing.
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Sellaronda Bike Day
The cycling sport event for everyone


A cycling competition for everyone taking place on the Sella Group, a yearly siren’s call for countless cycling enthusiasts from near and far. The Sellaronda Bikeday is a celebration of everything cycling as the roads on the Sellaronda will be closed to cars, allowing cyclists to take over. The whole event boasts 53 km, while a 1,600 m elevation gain awaits those willing to complete the whole distance.

MTB-Trailhunt weekend


Are you an enthusiastic mountain biker, trail-addicted and looking for a diversified adventure with friends? Then the dumpling hunt is just the thing for you! The idea of ​​the bike pros Holger Meyer requires tactical skill, good orientation and above all a good mood! Finding checkpoints, fulfilling tasks, but having fun with friends on the countless trails of the Val Gardena Dolomites: this is the secret recipe for the "Trailhunt dumpling hunt" in Val Gardena!

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Offers, Breaks & Highlights

Mountain adventure
7 nights including the Gardena Card (lift pass)

19.06.2021 - 10.07.2021
21.08.2021 - 28.08.2021

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Magical Dolomites
1 week  10% summer discount

10.07.2021 – 24.07.2021
28.08.2021 – 04.09.2021

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Autumn feeling
5 nights with wellness voucher

04/09/2021 – 26/09/2021

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