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 - 2017
Monday
18. September - 2017
Tuesday
19. September - 2017
Wednesday
20. September - 2017
Thursday
21. September - 2017
Friday
22. September - 2017
Saturday
23. September - 2017
Sunday
24. September - 2017

Parish fair

from 09:30 a.m.

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

Mountain festival on Col Raiser

from 11:00 o’clock a.m.

11.00 am Frühschoppen with music entertainment 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.

Travelling exhibition: Agricultural worker of the year 2017

In recent years the cooperation between the tourism and agricultural sectors has become more frequent and intensive. In no small part this tendency is highlighted in the form of the annual award of "Agricultural Worker of the Year" and "Young Agricultural Worker of the Year".
The commitment of agricultural workers is hugely important for it is they who take care of the land throughout the year and thei daily task involves the protection and safeguard of the local environment. So as to bring home to all the extent of their daily work the two prize-winners will be followed step by step throughout the seasons by photographers from the "Fotoclub Gherdëina". Selected shots, chosen on the grounds of natural beauty and communication value, will be on shown in an exhibition-

Monday
25. September - 2017

E-bike tour

from 2:30 p.m.

Riding an e-bike is the new trend, which literally electrifies bike fans. Enjoy our beautiful nature on an e-bike tour: a unique experience in Val Gardena, without too much effort!

E-Bike Tour: Gardenaronda valley

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

Route: S. Cristina – Ortisei – Val d’Anna – San Giacomo – S. Cristina

Length: 21 km
Altitude range: 381 m
Total climb: 454 m
Total descent: 454 m

Equipment: E-bike, spare tube, long-fingered gloves, glasses and helmet
Participants: min. 2 – max. 8 people

Medium hike: Sëurasass - Crujëta - Balest

from 08:40 a.m.

Following the legends of the Stetteneck Castle

Meeting point: 9.00 am Active & Events office

Walking time: 4 hours
Path length: 9 km
Altitude difference uphill: 390 m
Altitude difference downhill: 960 m

Price: 25.00 €
Free of charge for VGA and VGA All inclusive partner (Selva)

Public transport (busses, cableway, etc…) and lunch are not included and must be paid separately.
Use of cableway: NO

Tuesday
26. September - 2017

Experience nature among the UNESCO World Heritage

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

By cable car to the Col Raiser mountain; from there hike to the Firenze Refuge and the Pieralongia Hut: an unforgettable natural spectacle in the heart of the Puez-Odle Nature Reserve.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am
Walking time: 5 h
Altitude difference: 300 m (uphill), 600 m (downhill)
Path length: 8 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina
Difficulty: medium

Mountainbike Tour: Among the Odle

from 10:00 o’clock a.m.

This tour through the Nature Park Puez-Odle is one of the most impressive mountain bike adventures in Val Gardena.
The panoramic path from the Resciesa funicular as far as the Santa Croce Chapel alone, would be worth the
almost 1.000 m in altitude difference from Ortisei. In the second half of the tour you will pass through inspired trails
straight to the foot of the steeply towering Odle mountain range. There the distinctive Pieralongia rock formation is waiting for you with
scenery for the perfect souvenir photo. After a short climb to the S. Jacob Church awaits you a wonderful descent to the Val d' Anna,
which will perfectly complement your unforgettable adventure in mountain biking.

Level: difficult
Distance: 40 km
Altitude difference uphill: 1.316 m
Altitude difference uphill using Resciesa lift: 316 m
Altitude difference downhill: 2.043 m
Riding time: 3.5 h

Wednesday
27. September - 2017

E-bike tour

from 09:30 a.m.

Riding an e-bike is the new trend, which literally electrifies bike fans. Enjoy our beautiful nature on an e-bike tour: a unique experience in Val Gardena, without too much effort!

Medium hike: Sëurasass - Crujëta - Balest

from 08:40 a.m.

Following the legends of the Stetteneck Castle

Meeting point: 9.00 am Active & Events office

Walking time: 4 hours
Path length: 9 km
Altitude difference uphill: 390 m
Altitude difference downhill: 960 m

Price: 25.00 €
Free of charge for VGA and VGA All inclusive partner (Selva)

Public transport (busses, cableway, etc…) and lunch are not included and must be paid separately.
Use of cableway: NO

E-Bike Tour: Dolomites 2 Passes

from 09:30 a.m.

Route: S. Cristina – Selva Gardena – Dantercëpies – Passo Gardena – Passo Sella – Rif. Comici – Strënc – La Selva – S. Cristina

Length: 24 km
Altitude range: 749 m
Total climb: 1.200 m
Total descent: 1.200 m

Equipment: E-bike full suspension, spare tube, long-fingered gloves, glasses and helmet
Participants: min. 2 – max. 8 people

Thursday
28. September - 2017

Medium hike: Sëurasass - Crujëta - Balest

from 08:40 a.m.

Following the legends of the Stetteneck Castle

Meeting point: 9.00 am Active & Events office

Walking time: 4 hours
Path length: 9 km
Altitude difference uphill: 390 m
Altitude difference downhill: 960 m

Price: 25.00 €
Free of charge for VGA and VGA All inclusive partner (Selva)

Public transport (busses, cableway, etc…) and lunch are not included and must be paid separately.
Use of cableway: NO

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 a hut, where you can enjoy a rich healthy breakfast. Take part at this great, unique holiday experience.

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: 6 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

Friday
29. September - 2017

Jogging in the Natural Park - Vallunga

from 07:00 o’clock a.m.

Morningfitness

Meeting point: 7 am Parking Place Vallunga

Duration: 1,5 hour
Path length: 7 km

Price: 10.00 €
Free for VGA & VGA all inclusive Partner (Selva)

Natural hike in the nature park: Stevia - Roch arch

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

We walk from the upper terminus of the cableway Col Raiser slightly downhill to the Refuge Firenze. There we turn right, hike uphill a steep scree and reach the Forcella Piza. From there we descent to the Refuge Stevia crossing rich alpine pastures. After lunch break we continue on a slightly up- and downhill path in the direction of the Forcella S. Silvestro. Just before the wind gap we turn left towards the Steviola and then return to Selva Gardena hiking downhill on the Palota path.

Meeting point: Cableway Col Raiser at 9.00 am
Walking time: 5 hours
Path length: 10 km
Altitude difference uphill: 570 m
Altitude difference downhill: 1120 m

Price: 7.00 €

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

Sassolungo - round the landmark of Val Gardena

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

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

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am
Walking time: 6 hours (day trip)
Altitude difference: 850 m (uphill), 1000 m (downhill)
Path length: 12 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina
Difficulty: difficult

Saturday
30. September - 2017

Pic – the panoramic mountain with 360° view

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

Ascent to the Col Raiser mountain by cable car. From there hike to the Sella Cuca and ascent to the Pic mountain from where we’ll have a 360° view all over the Dolomites. Descent to Lech Sant and Col Raiser and return to S. Cristina.

Meeting point: Active office – S. Cristina
Starting time: 9.00 am
Walking time: 5 hours (day trip)
Altitude difference: 300 m (uphill), 600 m (downhill)
Path length: 9 km
Price: € 18,00 - Free of charge for VGA partner accommodations S. Cristina
Difficulty: medium

E-bike tour: difficult

from 09:00 o’clock a.m.

Riding an e-bike is the new trend, which literally electrifies bike fans. Enjoy our beautiful nature on an e-bike tour: a unique experience in Val Gardena.

Medium hike: Sëurasass - Crujëta - Balest

from 08:40 a.m.

Following the legends of the Stetteneck Castle

Meeting point: 9.00 am Active & Events office

Walking time: 4 hours
Path length: 9 km
Altitude difference uphill: 390 m
Altitude difference downhill: 960 m

Price: 25.00 €
Free of charge for VGA and VGA All inclusive partner (Selva)

Public transport (busses, cableway, etc…) and lunch are not included and must be paid separately.
Use of cableway: NO

Sunday
1. September - 2017

Holy Mass and Our Lady of the Rosary Procession

from 10:00 o’clock 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.

MTB tour: Discover the diversity of Val Gardena

from 09:30 a.m.

During this MTB tour you will ride across Val Gardena’s most important sights. The tour starts with a wonderful view to the Castel Gardena, where you will then proceed towards Selva.
Once you have reached the centre of Selva, which is located at 1560 meters you will return to S. Cristina. The cycle path to Ortisei is located alongside the Gardena River. Ortisei is best known for being the hometown of the mountain climber Luis Trenker and the famous song writer Giorgio Moroder.
The return path to S. Cristina is programmed along the traditional Val Gardena Train path.

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

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

Medium hike: Sëurasass - Crujëta - Balest

from 08:40 a.m.

Following the legends of the Stetteneck Castle

Meeting point: 9.00 am Active & Events office

Walking time: 4 hours
Path length: 9 km
Altitude difference uphill: 390 m
Altitude difference downhill: 960 m

Price: 25.00 €
Free of charge for VGA and VGA All inclusive partner (Selva)

Public transport (busses, cableway, etc…) and lunch are not included and must be paid separately.
Use of cableway: NO

September - 2017