Holidays in Siusi allo Sciliar – A vacation on the edge of the Alpe di Siusi
The picturesque mountain village of Siusi allo Sciliar is idyllically situated at the foot of the mighty Sciliar Massif, just below the largest mountain plateau in Europe. The village belongs to the municipality of Castelrotto in South Tyrol. The houses are nestled among the wooded mountains at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level. The Nature Park Sciliar-Catinaccio with its impressive mountain peaks creates a great setting for your holidays in Siusi allo Sciliar. A prominent landmark of the South Tyrolean mountain village is Mount Sciliar (2,563 meters), whose summit can be reached during a fabulous high mountain hike. The community is criss-crossed by an extensive network of hiking trails with a total length of 350 kilometres on the Alpe di Siusi. Idyllic pastures and rustic mountain inns invite you to take a rest in high alpine scenery.
Natural paradise Alpe di Siusi: exciting holidays in Siusi allo Sciliar
Numerous varied nature experiences await you during your summer holiday in Siusi allo Sciliar on the Alpe di Siusi. Enjoyment of nature and South Tyrolean culinary delights can be combined on the bicycle path “Alpe di Siusi Hut Tour”. Due to its undemanding route profile, the tour is easy also for children and leads you past pristine pastures and rustic mountain huts. Wonderful panoramic views of the Sciliar, the Sasso Piatto and the Sasso Lungo will accompany you. By the end of June, on the Alpe di Siusi an impressive natural spectacle starts – the blossom of the alpine roses. Thousands of flowers will come into sight on the green meadows. Furthermore, in the summer you have the opportunity to participate in guided tours across the unspoilt mountain landscape, organized by one of the many horse riding stables.
Summery recreational fun in alpine scenery
Ihr Urlaub in Seis am Schlern ist in den Sommermonaten von unterhaltsamen Freizeitaktivitäten geprägt. Der Naturbadeteich Völser Weiher und das Freischwimmbad in Telfen bei Kastelruth laden an heißen Tagen zu einem erfrischenden Bad ein. Die Wassertemperaturen erreichen im Hochsommer Werte von bis zu 23 Grad. Auf wagemutige Urlauber wartet ein Tandemsprung mit dem Gleitschirm vom Gipfel der Berge und auf dem 18-Loch-Golfplatz in Seis am Schlern können Sie vor einer eindrucksvollen Bergkulisse Ihr Handicap verbessern. Ein zauberhaftes Fotomotiv geben die im romanisch-gotischen Stil erbauten Kirchen St. Valentin und St. Konstantin in Seis am Schlern ab. Die Bauten sind ein architektonisches Meisterwerk und zeugen von der imposanten Baukunst des Mittelalters. Ihre ausgezeichnete Lage und die harmonische Verbindung zur umgebenden Landschaft sorgt für ein idyllisches Erscheinungsbild.
Hiking holidays in the Dolomites – The pleasure of nature in a UNESCO World Natural Heritage
Since 2009, the craggy limestone peaks of the Dolomites are a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site. In the fascinating mountain world you may spend an eventful hiking holiday at the Garni Alpin in the South Tyrolean mountain village of Siusi allo Sciliar. Green meadows, rushing mountain streams and deep pine forests accompany you on the hikes in this alpine region, and quaint mountain inns invite you to take a break. On the doorstep of your holiday home lies the Alpe di Siusi, a first-class hiking area. More than 350 kilometres of marked hiking trails lead through the natural landscapes of the largest mountain plateau in Europe. Mountain bikers can look forward to 33 different routes of varying difficulty. Those who love rock climbing will find demanding paths that lead to the 2,563-meter summit of Mount Sciliar.
Hiking region Alpe di Siusi –A mountain experience for the entire family
The mountain world of the Dolomites at the mighty Sciliar massif is a region full of myths and legends. On varied theme paths, during your hiking holiday in the Dolomites, you may discover these ancient legends. A truly mythical place on the Alpe di Siusi are the so-called “Witches’ Benches” that can be reached via a beautiful trail. Furthermore, don’t miss a hike on the adventure trail “Witches” Wells” – a mixture of natural experience and tracking quest. Take a walk on the barefoot path, which takes you past wetlands and sulphur sources. Along the way, there are wooden figures and mythical creatures that were created by local artists. An exceptional holiday experience is a guided night hike called “Alpe di Siusi Witchcraft”. The mysteriously beautiful nature experience starts in Castelrotto and ends with the preparation of a traditional “Witches’ Supper”.
Hiking holidays Dolomites – Climbing paths and jogging trails
The Dolomites welcome you with an extensive range of climbing tours with different difficulty levels. Fitness and endurance are required during the ascent to the Santner Peak. Enjoy a beautiful alpine panorama on the top of Mount Sciliar. The climb to the 2,563-meter summit is not easy, but the fantastic view will reward you for the effort. The first part of the ascent can be done with the Spitzbühl Lift, which takes you safely and quickly to a height of 1,929 meters. Numerous marked Nordic Walking and jogging trails await you on the Alpe di Siusi. One of the event highlights in the summer is the Alpe di Siusi Running. In this running contest international top athletes and recreational runners compete with each other. You may participate in this event during your hiking holiday in the Dolomites.