Val Gardena Active Events

The special activities of the "Val Gardena Active" programme invite you to actively experience the nature around Val Gardena and to collect unforgettable moments. Here you can put together your individual holiday programme. There are daily activities in all three towns of Val Gardena. Being torch-lit walks, special hikes, climbing and cross-country courses, gastronomic experiences, guided snowshoe excursions, mountain-bike tours, etc. simply enter the desired period and location.
Variety is guaranteed!

 

Events

All events in Val Gardena with a simple click.
In the holiday valley of the Dolomites there is always something going on: every day, everywhere.

Monday
22. January - 2018
Tuesday
23. January - 2018
Wednesday
24. January - 2018

Yoga in the Dolomites - Relaxing body and soul

from 5:15 p.m.

Yoga is an ancient philosophical system which originated in India and consists of a series of spiritual and physical exercises. The various “asanas” have a positive influence on our wellbeing and help to harmonize body, spirit and soul. Don’t miss this unique possibility to enjoy yoga lessons in Val Gardena!

Meeting point: 5.15 pm Active & Events office Selva Val Gardena

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price per person: 18.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner
Free for VGA all inclusive partner (Selva Gardena)

Feeling the winter quietness in the Dolomites on snowshoes

from 09:30 a.m.

Challenging snowshoe hike with the Gardena Guides

Accompanied by a alpine guide, you'll immerse with snowshoes in the magical and peaceful mountains of the Dolomites.The effort will be rewarded with breathtaking views.

Meeting point: 9.30 am Active & Events office (Nives Square)

Difficulty level: difficult

Price: 25.00 €
*8.00 € for Val Gardena Active Partner (Selva Val Gardena)
Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe rental: 13.00 €

For the use of snowshoes good footwear is required!
The use of the lift and busse are not included in the price. (Skipass valid for the lift)

Guided tour to the oldest church of Val Gardena: St. Jacob’s church

from 09:20 a.m.

The St. Jacob’s church is situated above Ortisei, on the ancient path “Troi Paian” in an idyllic mystic space. According to tradition, it is the oldest church of the valley.
The murals depicting scenes of the legend of Jacob and the sculptures in display are of high artistic and historical value.
(min. 2 persons)

Thursday
25. January - 2018

Bike fun even in winter - Half day tour with Fatbike

from 2:00 o’clock p.m.

An alternative to skiing or cross-country skiing, mountain bikers love it: the FATBIKE is special bike that has been built specifically for use on snow. Much or little snow, the wide balloon tires allows you to have some real fun! Try this new trend and register for our easy ½ day FATBIKE tour in Vallunga.

Meeting point: 2.00 pm Active & Events office (Nives square)

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
* Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

The fatbike rental is not included.

WOOD Emotions: the wood energy

from 09:30 a.m.

Discover the benefits of the wood as a location to relax, to find tranquility and as an energy source. By following an easy route path guests can get in tune with nature step by step. Enjoy this experience of well-being and immerse yourself in the magical diversity of the wood.

Explore the snow covered Nature Park while snowshoeing

from 09:30 a.m.

Resciesa - Brogles - Resciesa di fuori

Accompanied by one of our guides you will walk along a beautiful path and you will enter in the magical silent world of winter mountains, reaching up to the Resciesa hut.

Meeting point: 9.30 am Active & Events office (Nives square)

Difficulty level: medium

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner

Snowshoe rental: 13.00 €

For the use of snowshoes good footwear is required!
The use of lifts and busses are not included in the price. (Skipass valid)

Friday
26. January - 2018

Discover Val Gardena’s artists

from 2:30 p.m.

Val Gardena has grown into a cultural center thanks to the variety of many local artists. These are famous world-wide through their works; the viewers discover art from different aspects, not just in a religious but also in a contemporary way.
Visit different artists directly in their studio and discover behind the scenes the background stories of Val Gardena artistic craft behind the scenes.

Be the first

from 07:20 a.m.

This adventure will be the start of an amazing day on the slopes, where you will leave the first marks on the freshly groomed slopes. A professional ski instructor of the ski school Ortisei will join you on your first ride of the day, giving you valuable tips and advices to further enhance your skiing technique, while skiing down the famous pista “Longia”, a 10km long ski slope at Seceda. And that is not everything: a rich breakfast will await you at the Val d’Anna cabin.

Explore the fascinating winter landscape with snowshoes

from 09:30 a.m.

For our ancestors, using snowshoes was a necessary form of transport. Today, however, ‘snowshoeing’ has become an exciting winter sport. An expert alpine guide will accompany you through the stunning scenery of the Puez-Odle Nature Reserve which is part of the Dolomites - UNESCO World Heritage.

Meeting point: 9.30am Valley station Col Raiser cable car
Duration: day trip
Price: € 30,00 - free of charge for Val Gardena Active partner accommodations S.Cristina
Snowshoe rental: € 5,00

Equipment: Suitable winter clothing, mountain boots, spare clothes and drink. Sticks will be provided for free.

The cable car ride is not included in the price.

Saturday
27. January - 2018

"Enrosadira" - a magical mountain experience

from 3:00 o’clock p.m.

Snowshoe walk to Juac

Level of difficulty: medium
Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe and headlamp rental: 17.00 €
For the use of snowshoes good footwear is required!
Use of cableway: NO

Sunday
28. January - 2018

On snowshoes through the untouched Dolomites landscape

from 09:30 a.m.

Cristauta - Lech Sant - Cuca hut

Meeting point: 9.30 am Active & Events (Nives square)

Difficulty level: medium

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive Partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe rental: 13.00 € for all
For the use of snowshoes, good footwear is required!

The use of lifts and busses are not included in the price.

Winter adventure - Ice-skating

from 3:00 o’clock p.m.

Ice skating has a long tradition in Val Gardena. This sport was first practised on natural ice and then in 1967 on artificial ice as well. Fasten your skates on and turn around in the "Ice Rink Selva Gardena"

Meeting point: Ice Rink Pranives Selva Val Gardena
From 3.00 pm until 4.00 pm and 4.00 pm until 5.00 pm
Duration course: 1 hours

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusivepartner (Selva Val Gardena)

Skate rental and entry: 7.00 €

Monday
29. January - 2018

Learn more about wood sculpting

from 3:00 o’clock p.m.

The sculptures of artists of Val Gardena can be admired in churches all over the world, and to this day there are many wood carvers plying their trade in the valley. Take the chance to watch the transformation of a simple piece of wood into a work of art, find out which tools are used and how much time and passion is invested into every sculpture.

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

With snowshoes through glittering forest and moutain wilderness

from 09:30 a.m.

Col Raiser - Rifugio Firenze - Juac - Selva Val Gardena

Level of difficulty: easy
Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe rental: 13.00 €
For the use of snowshoes good footwear is required!

Use of cableway: Yes
Cableway not included in the price (ski pass valid)

Romantic torchlight walk through Ortisei

from 5:00 o’clock p.m.

Stroll through the magic centre of Ortisei in the mystic torchlight shine and explore the idyllic winter atmosphere, the picturesque town and the beautiful churches with many traditions of our village.
(min. 2 persons)

Tuesday
30. January - 2018

Starry sky meets alpine hut magic - Evening snowshoeing with dinner

from 5:45 p.m.

Take part at this wonderful evening hike and enjoy the starry sky in the midst of a romantic snowy landscape. The evening is rounded off with a tipical dinner in a mountain hut.

Meeting point: 5.45 pm Active & Events Office (Nives square)

Walking time: 2 hours
Level of difficulty: medium

Price: 45.00 €
*35.00 € for Val Gardena Active and all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Dinner and eventual taxi transfer included!
Snowshoe, headtoarch rental and beverage not included!

Snowshoe and headtoarch rental: 17.00 €

Full moon cross-country skiing

from 8:00 o’clock p.m.

On two full moon nights, the trails and the ski rental of the Cross-country ski centre Monte Pana will be open for you. The admission is free and mulled wine will be served.

Sunrise Dantercepies - Here comes the sun

from 07:00 o’clock a.m.

The morning sun colours the sky and the peaks of the Dolomites and let them shine in a red colour. It is especially fascinating to see the sunrise from the summit station of Dantercepies. After a hearty breakfast in the Dantercepies Lounge awaits you a great ski downhill on an untouched ski slope!

If the weather conditions are bad the event will be postponed.
The slope rescue is guaranteed from 8.30 onwards!

Wednesday
31. January - 2018

Yoga in the Dolomites - Relaxing body and soul

from 5:15 p.m.

Yoga is an ancient philosophical system which originated in India and consists of a series of spiritual and physical exercises. The various “asanas” have a positive influence on our wellbeing and help to harmonize body, spirit and soul. Don’t miss this unique possibility to enjoy yoga lessons in Val Gardena!

Meeting point: 5.15 pm Active & Events office Selva Val Gardena

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price per person: 18.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner
Free for VGA all inclusive partner (Selva Gardena)

Feeling the winter quietness in the Dolomites on snowshoes

from 09:30 a.m.

Challenging snowshoe hike with the Gardena Guides

Accompanied by a alpine guide, you'll immerse with snowshoes in the magical and peaceful mountains of the Dolomites.The effort will be rewarded with breathtaking views.

Meeting point: 9.30 am Active & Events office (Nives Square)

Difficulty level: difficult

Price: 25.00 €
*8.00 € for Val Gardena Active Partner (Selva Val Gardena)
Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe rental: 13.00 €

For the use of snowshoes good footwear is required!
The use of the lift and busse are not included in the price. (Skipass valid for the lift)

Guided tour to the oldest church of Val Gardena: St. Jacob’s church

from 09:20 a.m.

The St. Jacob’s church is situated above Ortisei, on the ancient path “Troi Paian” in an idyllic mystic space. According to tradition, it is the oldest church of the valley.
The murals depicting scenes of the legend of Jacob and the sculptures in display are of high artistic and historical value.
(min. 2 persons)

Thursday
1. January - 2018

Bike fun even in winter - Half day tour with Fatbike

from 2:00 o’clock p.m.

An alternative to skiing or cross-country skiing, mountain bikers love it: the FATBIKE is special bike that has been built specifically for use on snow. Much or little snow, the wide balloon tires allows you to have some real fun! Try this new trend and register for our easy ½ day FATBIKE tour in Vallunga.

Meeting point: 2.00 pm Active & Events office (Nives square)

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
* Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

The fatbike rental is not included.

WOOD Emotions: the wood energy

from 09:30 a.m.

Discover the benefits of the wood as a location to relax, to find tranquility and as an energy source. By following an easy route path guests can get in tune with nature step by step. Enjoy this experience of well-being and immerse yourself in the magical diversity of the wood.

On the way with the sledge on Alpe di Siusi

from 09:30 a.m.

We will drive from Monte Pana in the direction of the Alpe di Siusi until Plan de Cunfin, where we will start this hike through the untouched winter landscape of the Alpe di Siusi. We will have lunch at a mountain hut and afterwards we will sledge down to Saltria. Then we will return to the starting point along prepared winter hiking trails.

Meeting point: 9.30 am Mont Sëura chair lift
Duration: day trip
Price: € 18,00 - free of charge for Val Gardena Active partner accommodations S. Cristina

Equipment: Suitable winter clothing, mountain boots, spare clothes and drink. The sledge will be provided for free at the starting point of the toboggan run.

The bus ride is not included in the price.

Friday
2. January - 2018

Discover Val Gardena’s artists

from 2:30 p.m.

Val Gardena has grown into a cultural center thanks to the variety of many local artists. These are famous world-wide through their works; the viewers discover art from different aspects, not just in a religious but also in a contemporary way.
Visit different artists directly in their studio and discover behind the scenes the background stories of Val Gardena artistic craft behind the scenes.

Be the first

from 07:20 a.m.

This adventure will be the start of an amazing day on the slopes, where you will leave the first marks on the freshly groomed slopes. A professional ski instructor of the ski school Ortisei will join you on your first ride of the day, giving you valuable tips and advices to further enhance your skiing technique, while skiing down the famous pista “Longia”, a 10km long ski slope at Seceda. And that is not everything: a rich breakfast will await you at the Val d’Anna cabin.

Explore the fascinating winter landscape with snowshoes

from 09:30 a.m.

For our ancestors, using snowshoes was a necessary form of transport. Today, however, ‘snowshoeing’ has become an exciting winter sport. An expert alpine guide will accompany you through the stunning scenery of the Puez-Odle Nature Reserve which is part of the Dolomites - UNESCO World Heritage.

Meeting point: 9.30am Valley station Col Raiser cable car
Duration: day trip
Price: € 30,00 - free of charge for Val Gardena Active partner accommodations S.Cristina
Snowshoe rental: € 5,00

Equipment: Suitable winter clothing, mountain boots, spare clothes and drink. Sticks will be provided for free.

The cable car ride is not included in the price.

Saturday
3. January - 2018

"Enrosadira" - a magical mountain experience

from 3:00 o’clock p.m.

Snowshoe walk to Juac

Level of difficulty: medium
Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe and headlamp rental: 17.00 €
For the use of snowshoes good footwear is required!
Use of cableway: NO

Sunday
4. January - 2018

On snowshoes through the untouched Dolomites landscape

from 09:30 a.m.

Cristauta - Lech Sant - Cuca hut

Meeting point: 9.30 am Active & Events (Nives square)

Difficulty level: medium

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusive Partner (Selva Val Gardena)

Snowshoe rental: 13.00 € for all
For the use of snowshoes, good footwear is required!

The use of lifts and busses are not included in the price.

Winter adventure - Ice-skating

from 3:00 o’clock p.m.

Ice skating has a long tradition in Val Gardena. This sport was first practised on natural ice and then in 1967 on artificial ice as well. Fasten your skates on and turn around in the "Ice Rink Selva Gardena"

Meeting point: Ice Rink Pranives Selva Val Gardena
From 3.00 pm until 4.00 pm and 4.00 pm until 5.00 pm
Duration course: 1 hours

Price: 25.00 €
8.00 € for Val Gardena Active partner (Selva Val Gardena)
*Free for Val Gardena Active all inclusivepartner (Selva Val Gardena)

Skate rental and entry: 7.00 €