Hiking holidays Dolomites – Nature pleasure in Val Gardena

In the heart of a breathtaking mountain region, surrounded by green meadows and deep forests, the Sporthotel Monte Pana is a perfect starting point for adventurous excursions in the Dolomites. The Val Gardena and the nearby Alpe di Siusi are traversed by a ramified network of hiking trails. During your hiking holiday Dolomites you have the choice between nature paths, theme trails and geological hiking routes. Experience a mystical atmosphere on a hike to the “Witches’ Benches” on the Alpe di Siusi. On the barefoot trail you will discover the varied natural landscapes on the largest mountain plateau in Europe. While families with children may leisurely hike from hut to hut, alpinists may embark on more demanding mountain tours to the summit of the 3,181-meter Sassolungo.

Hiking holidays Dolomites - Nature pleasure in Val Gardena

Between leisurely mountain trails and vie ferrate

The Val Gardena every day of your vacation will offer you new impressions of the mountains of the Dolomites. The craggy peaks of the Odle Group and the Sassolungo accompany you during your excursions on the Alpe di Siusi. A hike on the high mountain trail “Puez” in the Puez-Odle nature park is suitable for fit walkers. You will discover three South Tyrolean towns during a hike on the “Poststeig Path”. The trail starts in Ortisei and leads over Laion to the medieval alpine town of Chiusa. Along the way you may visit the birthplace of the minstrel Walther von der Vogelweide and the historic Monastery of Sabiona.

Hiking holidays Dolomites: nature experiences on the Alpe di Siusi

Hiking holidays Dolomites: nature experiences on the Alpe di Siusi

The Alpe di Siusi is the largest mountain plateau in Europe – with the orbit in Ortisei you may reach it within minutes. 350 km of marked hiking trails lead through the idyllic mountain region. On numerous theme paths and nature trails, you will get a broad picture of the history of the Dolomites and the flora and fauna of the alpine region. On the “Geologists Trail” you will discover the secrets of the various rock types, and on the Educational Nature Trail “Pilzeweg” you will learn about the many types of mushrooms on the Alpe di Siusi. A mystical walk to the Witches’ Benches at Bullacia takes you to the mysterious meeting place of the Sciliar Witches.