Val Gardena is part of the expansive Dolomiti Superski area, one of the largest ski & snowboard areas in the world. It offers access to 1200km of slopes and modern ski lifts, catering to skiers and snowboarders of all skill levels. The Sella Ronda ski circuit, a famous ski route, takes you through the four mountain passes and provides breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. Also this year from the 15-16 Dec 2023 Val Gardena hosts the international ski competition FIS Ski World Cup. Other activities include sledding, ice skating, snow shoe hiking,
Val Gardena is dotted with charming alpine villages, such as Ortisei, Selva di Val Gardena, and Santa Cristina. These villages offer a cozy and authentic atmosphere, with traditional Tyrolean architecture, quaint streets, and welcoming hospitality.
South Tyrolean cuisine is known for its use of fresh, locally sourced ingredients, and its dishes often reflect the natural beauty and rich cultural heritage of the region. It's a cuisine that combines the best of both Italian and Alpine culinary traditions, making it a unique and delightful culinary experience.