Your Holiday in Val Gardena - Ortisei, Santa Cristina and Selva
Your search for the paradise on earth has an end: Visit Val Gardena!
Once called "Forestum at Gredine", Val Gardena used to be a valley of farmers and woodcarvers. The outstanding woodcarving and the great hospitality, combined with the stunning sceneries of the Dolomites made the valley famous all over the world and brougth this valley to be one of the most beautiful in the world.
If you seek for top Apartments, great hospitality, perfect ski slopes, interesting hiking trails, challenging mountains to climb, family & children entertainment, Val Gardena is the right place for you!
The valley is composed by 3 towns: Selva, Santa Cristina and Ortisei, every town offers different kinds of entertainment and has its own special flair.
Wondering why the places all have 2 names? Actually, they have 3 names, one in German, one in Italian and one in Ladin. Ladin is the local language, spoken only in the Dolomites and in Switzerland's Graubünden. Before WWI Val Gardena used to be in Austria, than it passed to Italy, but their own language Ladin never went lost.
So nowadays Val Gardena is a perfect multilingual valley.
Winter in Val Gardena offers many activities in the largest ski resort of the world, called Dolomiti Superski. Some of these activities are Skiing on the Sella Ronda, Cross-country skiing, snowboarding, freestyle, freeride, snowshoe hiking, winter hiking, ice skating, ice climbing and much more.
Summer in Val Gardena does not offer less activities in the World Natural Heritage UNESCO, called Dolomites. They are hiking, climbing, mountain biking, road biking, paragliding, via ferrata, mountain running, fishing, swimming, bouldering, tennis and many other activities.
So what are you waiting for? Book your apartment for your holiday in Val Gardena !