Winter holidays destinations – South Tyrolean Alps
WINTER WALKING HOLIDAYS IN THE ALPS
The next holiday in wintertime will be a very special one with a lot of skiing alternatives as walking, snowshoeing or sledging. Experience the winter landscape away from hustle and crowds. You will find plenty of skiing alternatives, such as a winter hiking or a snowshoe hike through the mountains accompanied by our chef Helmut, who knows all kinds of stories about the locals. For those who want an adventure, the 10 km long toboggan run on the Rosskopf/Monte Cavallo winter resort makes it happen.
winter HOLIDAYS AND TOBOGGANING
Top-class fun – a toboggan vacation is an unforgettable holiday experience. The Rosskopf toboggan run in Sterzing is the longest snow-covered and floodlit toboggan run in Italy with a length of 9.6 km and at the same time one of the longest toboggan-runs in Europe; In 2011 the Rosskopf/Monte Cavallo toboggan run was the ADAC test winner in an international competition. You should plan to go on a toboggan run for your next winter holiday.
For a active winter holiday in the mountains with lots of different sport activities, you will find about 100km of cross-country skiing trails in the surrounding area of Sterzing/Vipiteno. 50km of slopes are in the cross-country skiing paradise of Ridnaun Ratschings with a circular trail, a valley trail and a high-altitude trail. You can also visit the challenging circular trails in other surrounding valleys of Sterzing/Vipiteno.
The biathlon centre in the Ridnaun Valley is a true cross-country paradise. Equipment can be rented directly at the cross-country skiing centre there.
BIATHLON TRAINING CENTER IN RIDNAUN
In the cross-country skiing and biathlon centre in the Ridnaun Valley, the European Championship was held in 2018 and further competitions such as the IBU Cup finals in the biathlon stronghold in South Tyrol’s winter are on the program for March 2021. You can visit the training centre and take part in a biathlon taster course too, which is supervised by our testimonial of the hotel and well-known biathlete Karin Oberhofer.
SNOW HOLIDAY AND WINTER HIKES
Idyllic winter landscapes with a wonderful mountain panorama wait for you on your holiday while going for a winter hike.
On the hiking trails on the Rosskopf/Monte Cavallo winter resort or in the idyllic side valleys, winter hiking is a pure pleasure for body and mind. Winter clothing and hiking boots, hiking sticks, a drinking bottle and a snack make the winter excursion perfect. Immerse yourself in the winter landscape in the Alps and enjoy your winter destination in the Alps.
Circular hiking route on the Rosskopf/Monte Cavallo mountain
Wurzeralm in Ridnaun/Ridanna Valley
Enzianhütte on the Brenner/Brennero