The alpine world of the Gröden Valley offers a wide variety of activities in the summertime.
Mountaineering and climbing
Mountaineering and climbing - a truly special fascination! A balancing act of your own strength and capabilities. Experience your limits and press forward into unknown boundaries. Set new measures and values and grow out of your limits. The Dolomites offer incredible highlights. They are known as the eldorado for all climbers and mountaineers!
Nordic Walking means the joy of life and the need to be among natural surroundings. Nordic Walking has at its basis a new and completely revolutionary, scientifically proven concept of movement. You step forward with special sticks that with each step swing alongside your body. This brings 90% of your muscles into play, the movement will take the strain from you, stored energy will gradually come into play. Val Gardena is the ideal place to practice this innovativ sport activity.
Since ever the mountain passes in the Dolomites have been a real challange for cyclers. This makes them one of the most exciting highlights. A ride on a mountain-bike is also very worthwhile. There a suitable tours for all levels. Bicycles can be hired in several shops throughout the valley.
You can discover the mountain world on well-developed roads and paths. Cable-cars enable you to access the higher-lying areas. Original alpine and refuge huts invite you to relax. On hot summer days, it is particularly refreshing to hike in higher-lying areas and enjoy nature!
Val Gardena : a holiday paradise in a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site
In 2009, UNESCO declared the Dolomite region as a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site. The Dolomites are among the 50 most beautiful scenic places in Europe, and the 199 worldwide.
In winter, a fairy-tale panorama covered in white, while summer offers a unique variety of its natural eternal beauty. No matter what the season, the Dolomite region is always full of charm and breathtaking allure.
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