Events

All events in Val Gardena with a simple click: sport, tradition, guided excursions and concerts. In the holiday valley of the Dolomites there?s always something going on: every day, everywhere. Simply insert date, location and type of event and hey presto! Great tips for your holiday with an instant click.

September - 2016
Monday
19. September - 2016
Tuesday
20. September - 2016
Wednesday
21. September - 2016
Thursday
22. September - 2016
Friday
23. September - 2016
Saturday
24. September - 2016

1st Walking path IVV

until 30.10.2016

Cari amici della montagna!
Buongiorno e benvenuti a Selva Gardena! Il gruppo Marciatori Val Gardena "Lia di Ciambonfs" ha predisposto in collaborazione con l'Associazione Turistica locale il primo "percorso permanente IVV" della zona che su due tracciati di 10 e 20 km vi farà conoscere meglio Selva Gardena e i suoi dintorni. I due tracciati sono agibili da maccio ad ottobre e trattandosi di itinerari di difficoltà da facile a media sono percorribili da chiunque.
Punto vendita del cartellino di partecipazione: Associazione Turistica Selva Gardena, contributo di partecipazione 2,00 € per il timbro IVV

Ladin culture and sculpture weeks S. Cristina 2016

During these three weeks different restaurants, huts and refuges of S. Cristina offer a special culinary variety of Val Gardena and South Tyrolean dishes, which are listed on the menu. Besides a rich cultural afternoon and evening program takes place.

Sunday
25. September - 2016

Mountain festival on Col Raiser

from 2:00 o’clock p.m.

11.00 am Frühschoppen with music entertainment by music group "Raschötzer Buam" at the Odles hut
2.00 pm Holy Mass at the little Fermeda Church with the male choir Sasslong and traditional Val Gardena costumes
3.00 pm Music entertainment by "Cor Sasslong" and music group "Böhmische" S. Cristina at the Col Raiser mountain station.

Parish fair

from 09:30 a.m.

The parish fair is basically the anniversary of the consecration of the church.

1st Walking path IVV

until 31.10.2017

Cari amici della montagna!
Buongiorno e benvenuti a Selva Gardena! Il gruppo Marciatori Val Gardena "Lia di Ciambonfs" ha predisposto in collaborazione con l'Associazione Turistica locale il primo "percorso permanente IVV" della zona che su due tracciati di 10 e 20 km vi farà conoscere meglio Selva Gardena e i suoi dintorni. I due tracciati sono agibili da maccio ad ottobre e trattandosi di itinerari di difficoltà da facile a media sono percorribili da chiunque.
Punto vendita del cartellino di partecipazione: Associazione Turistica Selva Gardena, contributo di partecipazione 2,00 € per il timbro IVV

Monday
26. September - 2016

Guided hikes with the Mountain Guides “Catores”

from 09:30 a.m.

Local mountain guides of the renowned alpine school “Catores” will take you on mountain and hiking tours across the Dolomites and tell you interesting facts about the local flora, fauna, history and geology. Discover every imaginable variety, every level of difficulty, trails and tours for big and small, young and young at heart – our mountain and hiking guides “Catores” will accompany you with great expertise and a deep love of nature to the most beautiful spots of our valley.

Easy natural hike in the Nature Park: Among the Odle

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

From the top of the cablecar Col Raiser we walk on path nr. 4 to the Refuge Firenze. We will take the track up north to the nature park Puez Odle.Through the flower meadows we reach the Plan Ciautier, at the bottom of Sas Rigais. Keep going in the direction of the Torri Fermeda, passing the idyllic Malga Pieralongia and the Refuge Trojer. Crossing the Alpe Mastlé, keeping the refuge Daniel on your left we will reach the legendary Lago Santo, where we walk down to the departure point.

Meeting point: Cable Car Col Raiser at 9.00 am
Walking time: 4 hours
Path length: 8.5 km
Altitude difference uphill: 240 m
Altitude difference downhill: 790 m

Price: 7.00 € for all
Use of cableway: YES

Alpe di Siusi - Flowers and scenic experience at 2.000 meters

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

You can reach Alpe di Siusi with the “Mont Sëuc” gondola lift from Ortisei. From there you can cross the entire Seiser Alm to reach Saltria. Here, in the heart of the most extensive alpine pasture in Central Europe, the trail meanders through meadows and forests back to Monte Pana.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am
Walking time: 5 h
Altitude difference: 280 m (uphill), 650 m (downhill)
Path length: 12 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina

Difficulty: medium

Tuesday
27. September - 2016

Geocaching walk: the modern-day treasure hunt

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

Nearly everyone will have heard of this modern-day treasure hunt where the fun of playing the game is combined with a hike. The „treasures“ come in the shape of caches which are hidden so mewhere in the great outdoors.
How exactly Geocaching works, what you need to know and how you can become a treasure hunter yourself, will be explained by Geocaching expert Edgar Bernardi during a short walk.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am
Walking time: 3 h
Altitude difference: 150 m (uphill), 150 m (downhill)
Path length: 4 km
Price: € 15,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina

Difficulty: easy

MTB - easy tour: Alpe di Siusi

from 09:30 a.m.

This panoramic tour of the Alpe di Siusi promises stunning mountain views without any great effort. The Alpe di Siusi cable car that takes bikers from Ortisei to an altitude of almost 800 m, makes this possible. The route on either well-built secondary roads or on gravel paths also contributes to making this trouble-free for first-timers to mountain biking and for those less well trained. A few short sections of trail and cosy refreshment facilities complete this easy tour.

Distance: 30 km
Altitude difference uphill: 435 m
Altitude difference downhill: 1.216 m

Price: 30.00 €
Free for VGA & VGA all inclusive Partner (Selva)

WHAT YOU NEED?
- mountain bike
- water flask and Snack
- protective helmet
- suitable bikewear, including protection against wind and rain

Guided hikes with the Mountain Guides “Catores”

from 09:30 a.m.

Local mountain guides of the renowned alpine school “Catores” will take you on mountain and hiking tours across the Dolomites and tell you interesting facts about the local flora, fauna, history and geology. Discover every imaginable variety, every level of difficulty, trails and tours for big and small, young and young at heart – our mountain and hiking guides “Catores” will accompany you with great expertise and a deep love of nature to the most beautiful spots of our valley.

Wednesday
28. September - 2016

Dive into the world of herbs in one of the oldest homesteads of Val Gardena

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

During this excursion our herbs specialist will illustrate you the most relevant types of herbs in our area and its applications. In a living room which is dated back to the 17. century, you will than have the possibility to assist to a degustation where you can savour various herbal based products as cold cuts, differend kinds of bread and herbal juices.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am – Walking time: 2,5 hours (half day trip)
Altitude difference: 100m (uphill), 200m (downhill)
Price: € 21,00 - € 6,00 for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina
Difficulty: easy

Medium hike in the Nature Park Puez Odle: UNESCO Aventure Hike

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

We take the cable car from Ortisei Rasceisa (2.093m) and after a gentle climb we reach the Brogles Pass (2.119m) and continue downhill to the Brogles hut. We walk along the Odle trail, which brings us to the Geisler hut, located just in front of the majestic north faces of the Odles group. Following the road in the forest we arrive at Santa Maddalena (1.230m) and after a visit of the new Visitor Center Puez-Odle (approx. 1 hour), the bus takes us back at 4.00 pm in Val Gardena.

Meeting point: Funicular Rasciesa at 9.00 am
Walking time: 5,5 hours
Path length: 15 km
Altitude difference uphill: 380 m
Altitude difference downhill: 1240 m

Price: 20.00 €
15.00 € for Val Gardena Active Partner accommodations

The entrace for the visitor house Puez Odle and the return from Val di Funes is included. The journey with the funicular Rasciesa lunch are not included and must be paid separately.

Thursday
29. September - 2016

eMTB Tour with breakfast ePowered by BOSCH

from 08:15 a.m.

Riding an e-bike is the new trend, which literally electrifies bike fans.
Enjoy our beautiful valley during the
eMTB Tour with breakfast ePowered by Bosch.
This half-day tour starts in Selva and leads through St. Christina to Ortisei.
From there you cycle to Costamula hut, where you can enjoy a rich healthy breakfast. Take part at this great, unique holiday experience.

Ciampinoi - popular viewpoint

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

From Monte Pana we take the chairlift and reach Mont Seura. From there we walk passed Tramans and reach the summit of the Ciampinoi, the starting point of the winter downhill worldcup race. We will then walk down the slope and arrive at the Sasslong hut. Passing Sochers we will then return to Monte Pana.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am
Walking time: 3 h
Altitude difference: 300 m (uphill), 400 m (downhill)
Path length: 7 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina

Difficulty: medium

Cooking lesson: Come & cook with farmer Anna!

from 09:15 a.m.

Traditional recipes of the ladin cuisine ...

Experience a special cooking class with Anna, a Gardena farmer and her passion for native ladin country cooking. Here traditional dishes are prepared with heart and soul. Afterwards the dishes will be tasted together in their typical farmhouse parlor. Experience a really special cooking course with farmer Anna in her country kitchen. Here traditional recipes are prepared with heart and passion. Afterwards the dishes will be tasted together in the typical farmhouse parlor.

Following dishes will be prepared:
Tuesday: Tyrolean ravioli with spinach (Crafuncins) & Strudel
Thursday: Dumpling & Linzer cake

Max.: 8 participants

Price: 36.00 €
€ 18.00 for VGA and VGA all inclusive partner (Selva)

Friday
30. September - 2016

Sassolungo - round the landmark of Val Gardena

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

From Passo Sella a switchback takes you to a gap located between Sassolungo and Cinque Dita. From there descend to the Vicenza Hut and walk on at the foot of the north-west face of the Sassolungo to Monte Pana.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am – Walking time: 5 hours (day trip)
Altitude difference: 850m (uphill), 850m (downhill)
Path length: 12 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina
Difficulty: difficult

Guided hikes with the Mountain Guides “Catores”

from 08:30 a.m.

Local mountain guides of the renowned alpine school “Catores” will take you on mountain and hiking tours across the Dolomites and tell you interesting facts about the local flora, fauna, history and geology. Discover every imaginable variety, every level of difficulty, trails and tours for big and small, young and young at heart – our mountain and hiking guides “Catores” will accompany you with great expertise and a deep love of nature to the most beautiful spots of our valley.

Saturday
1. September - 2016

From alp Rasciesa to fascinating Panascharte

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

The first ascent occurs with the Rasciesa funicular, and from there you can leisurely reach the Brogles alpine hut via Innerraschötzer Alm. The steep ascent at the foot of the Geisler peaks starts via the Panascharte gap, which leads to a wonderful vantage point from where the mighty mountain backdrop can be viewed. The descent leads via “Mastlé Alm” to S. Cristina.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am – Walking time: 5 hours (day trip)
Altitude difference: 600m (uphill), 900m (downhill)
Path length: 13 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina
Difficulty: difficult

Medium hike: Pic - the absolute silence and the unique panorama

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

From the Top of the Col Raiser cablecar we walk slightly up and down in direction of the Cuca saddle passing the Refuge Fermeda. We continue steep uphill to the mountain Pic (2363m), where we can enjoy a beautiful view over all the mountains in Val Gardena. We walk steep downhill to Sëurasass where we'll reach an amazing peak-cross (2149m). Passing the Refuge Sëurasass through Runcaudie and Plesdinaz we walk down to S.Cristina.

Walking time: 5 hours
Path length: 12 km
Altitude difference uphill: 430 m
Altitude difference downhill: 960 m

Price: 18.00 €
Free of charge for VGA and VGA All inclusive partner (Wolkenstein)

Public transport (busses, cableway, etc…) and lunch are not included and must be paid separately.

Sunday
2. September - 2016

Holy Mass and Our Lady of the Rosary Procession

from 09:30 a.m.

In its most common form is a regular sequence of three prayers - the Our Father, the Hail Mary and the doxology Glory to the Father - so-called laws, coupled with the observation of the life and death of Jesus.

E-Bike Relaxtour

from 09:30 a.m.

E-biking is on the rise. Even less practical bikers will have the chance to enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery. A small electric motor relieves you a little work.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina

Starting time: 9.30 am - Duration: 2 hours
Track length: 20 km
Altitude difference: 300m (uphill), 500m (downhill)
Price: € 15,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina

Difficulty: easy

If required, the E-bikes can be hired in our bike rentals (not included in the price)

September - 2016