Hiking holidays in the mountains: nature experiences in Val Casies
The charming Val Casies welcomes you with a wide selection of fantastic hiking trails. In this alpine region between the mountains of the Dolomites and the High Tauern, passionate alpinists as well as families with children will find a true holiday paradise. The South Tyrolean mountain village of Santa Maddalena at the end of the valley is the ideal starting point for exciting excursions into the mountain world. On the hiking trail “Almweg 2000”, a full day excursion takes you past flowery meadows and quaint mountain huts. The Val Casies offers attractive hiking destinations for vacationers of all ages. Ambitious climbers may conquer the peaks of Mount Ripa (2,775 m) or the Deferegger Pfannhorn (2,819 m) on the Austrian side. Less experienced hikers may find many walking and hiking trails that lead to pastures and panoramic viewpoints. Clear mountain streams meander through the green fields and beautiful views of the Val Casies will accompany you wherever you go.
Varied mountain tours in high alpine scenery
The Val Casies is located in the eastern part of the region of South Tyrol and during your hiking vacation in the South Tyrolean mountains offers you varied mountain tours in all levels of difficulty. A cross-border hike will lead you to the splendid lake Schwarzsee in Austria. Enjoy spectacular panoramic views during a hike to Mount Ripa and the Peak Hochkreuzspitze. Idyllically situated Nordic Walking trails are available throughout the Val Casies. This trend sport every year attracts new followers and in the villages of Val Casies, you may book guided tours through the pristine mountains.