The wooden statues crafted by the countless artisanal workshops which follow one another in the old town, seem to welcome those who choose to spend a holiday in Ortisei. The main centre of the Gardena Valley, the town is an ideal destination for those in search of a quiet place from which to set off exploring the universe of the Dolomites, surrounding the town. The mountains, a focal point for all activities, are in fact the true protagonists of the landscape: Resciesa and Seceda, Alpe di Siusi, Mount Piz and the Col de Mesdì, all accessible thanks to modern facilities which, both during the summer as well as in the winter are synonymous with ticket for guaranteed fun, on the snow or along the trails of the Dolomites nature parks.
3 good reasons to choose Ortisei
Nature: the Puez Odle and Sciliar Catinaccio protected parks are a paradise for nature lovers
Arts and culture: the old town, with its typical woodcarvings, is one of the most beautiful in the South Tyrol region
Summer/Winter: one of the most famous ski resorts in the Alps, Ortisei is a place of worship for hikers