Summer activities in Val Gardena in South Tyrol

Summer activities in Val Gardena

Val Gardena is an ideal location for activity holidays in summer and in winter, due to the favorable location within the Dolomites.

Val Gardena offers all kind of hiking possibilities: Easy hikes on alp pastures at the Alpe Di Siusi, mountaineering in the Puez-Geisler Group and on the Schlern as well as climbing on demanding fixed rope routes or rock climbing within the Sella group or Langkofel group.

And if the Val Gardena valley is not big enough for you, you can reach the hiking regions of Fanes, Marmolda or Rosengarten via Sella Joch, Pordoi Joch or Grödnerjoch.

But this magnificent alpine area is not only for hikers. Val Gardena's mountains are also a great area for mountainbiking and paragliding.

Beside the many hiking opportunities, it is also possible to go in for other summer sports like golf, horse back riding or tennis.

And if there is bad weather, then you can go swimming at the indoor and outdoor pool Mar dolomit. Or you use the sauna and spa area to relax after an exhausting hike.

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Summer holidays in Val Gardena

Enjoy nature and a magnificient mountain panorama during a summer holiday in Val Gardena. Look in our hotel directory for hotel recommendations.

Wood carving in Val Gardena

The art of wood carving has been practiced in Val Gardena for centuries and today the wood carvings from Val Gardena are worldwide well known.