Weekly program Summer


Active Holiday Program Spring 20.05. – 25.06.2022

  • Monday

    Cultural village trough Monguelfo
    Starting point and meeting point is at the train station of Monguelfo, at the octagonal tower of the water station, which served as a gas station in the era of steam locomotives. Through the historic Prenninger Park to the village center. Insights into the life and works of the baroque painter Paul Troger, born in Monguelfo, interesting facts about the history of the village and entertaining anecdotes at the numerous village fountains. Followed by an aperitif with presentation of the active program for guests. (5€ con Guest Pass)

    Mountain farmer Seppila`s Schnapps seminar
    Tasting of homemade mountain schnapps and liqueurs with homemade South Tyrolean bacon and bread “Schüttlbreatl”. The production of grappa, the difference between schnapps and liqueur and many other interesting details from the world of spirits are explained. (5€ with Guest Pass)

  • Tuesday

    Sunrise at the foot of the Three Peaks
    Shortly before sunrise is where the magic happens: This most intense time is called the “blue hour”. Hike from the Auronzo mountain inn (2330m) to the Forcella Lavaredo-Paternsattel pass or to Forcella di Mezzo-Mittlere Scharte (approx. 50 minutes) and around the Three Peaks all the way to the Malga Lang Alm inn. Return by bus. Please remember to pack sufficient food and drinks as well as warm clothing. (44€ with Guest Pass)

    E-Bike Tour to the Pearl of the Dolomite Lakes (free with Guest Pass; E-Bike rental extra)

  • Wednesday

    To the top of Hörneckele summit
    Hike from the hamlet of Ampfertal in the Val Casies Valley/S. Maddalena to the mighty summit cross at Hörneckele (2,127m). Fantastic view of the surrounding mountains of Val Casies Valley and the mountains of the Dolomites. (Free with Guest Pass)

  • Thursday

    The Castle’s history
    Castel Welsperg is the oldest and most fortified castle found between Brunico and Lienz (AUT). First mentioned in 1167, this unusual castle is characterized by it’s extraordinarily high and lean castle keep. Guided tours of the castle (3€ with Guest Pass)

    Dolomites “Highlight Tour”
    E-bike panoramic tour to the high plateau Prato Piazza at 2000m with overwhelming views of the mountain world of the Dolomites. Descent to Carbonin into the Valle di Landro Valley. Short rest at the wild Landro lake with panoramic view of the world famous Three Peaks. Continue to the picturesque Dobbiaco Lake and along the Pustertal cycle path to Monguelfo. (Free with Guest Pass; E-Bike rental extra)

  • Friday

    Earth pyramids in Perca
    An architectural masterpiece of nature are the earth pyramids in Perca. These bizarre formations were created by various storms that caused landslides and erosion over centuries. Hike to the Gönneralm with a magnificent view of the Dolomites and the Pustertal valley. Descent via trail no. 6 to the earth pyramids and via Platten back to the starting point in Vila di Sopra. (Free with Guest Pass)

Active Holiday Program Summer 26.06. – 03.09.2022

  • Monday

    Benefits of Walking barefoot in Nature
    Hiking barefoot on soft forest soils, through the crystal clear waters of the Rudlbach stream and along special barefoot-walking paths strewn with different materials to encourage sensory perception is not just great fun but also has a whole host of health benefits. (5€ with Guest Pass)

  • Tuesday

    E-Bike Tour to the Pearl of the Dolomite Lakes
    Past the rustic farmhouses of the Val Casies Valley, through untouched nature and varied pleasure paths, the route leads to one of the most beautiful mountain lakes, the Pragser Wildsee Lake, in the Unesco World Heritage Dolomites. Compulsory use of helmets. (5€ with Guest Pass)

    Sunrise at the foot of the Three Peaks
    Shortly before sunrise is where the magic happens: This most intense time is called the “blue hour”. Hike from the Auronzo mountain inn (2330m) to the Forcella Lavaredo-Paternsattel pass or to Forcella di Mezzo-Mittlere Scharte (approx. 50 minutes) and around the Three Peaks all the way to the Malga Lang Alm inn. Return by bus. Please remember to pack sufficient food and drinks as well as warm clothing. (44€ with Guest Pass)

  • Wednesday

    Dolomites alta via trail no. 3
    From Prato Piazza (1991m) to the alpine hut Prato Piazza and then a short descent to the malga Stolla hut (1940m). On a beautifully laid out hiking trail with short serpentines towards the alpine hut Rossalm. Several short ascents and descents. There is also a exposed passage with hand rope protection. After about 3 hours we reach the alpine hut Rossalm (2165m). Return on the mountain path to Brückele. Option: Ascent to the summit of the Kleiner Jaufen (2375m), approx. 200m. Possibility to stop for refreshments. (10€ with Guest Pass)

    Bowling like in the old days
    Leisurely walk for families through the woods on the Val Casies Valley Talblickweg. Hiking guide Peter tells many interesting facts about the land and landscape, geology and local culture. Along the wayside there are also many wild herbs and their healing powers to discover. Afterwards, at the old historic Keilwirt inn, marksmanship is called for; at the recently restored, historic bowling alley, bowling like in the old days is the order of the day. (10€ with Guest Pass)

  • Thursday

    Via Ferrata on the Monte Paterno
    Easy climbing route on the Paternkofel at the Three Peaks. You can get to the mountain hut Auronzo by bus. Our mountain guide gives you an introduction into modern climbing technology; assessment of dangerous situations and many tips and tricks to get safe and have fun on the steep terrain. (90€ with Guest Pass)

    Nature wonder workshop – herb hike
    Herb hike for children and adults. Immerse yourself in the diverse world of plants with biologist and herbal educator Carolin, explore the most important local herbs, listen to their stories and learn about possible uses. Practice mindfulness and gratitude in taking and giving and experience the connection to nature through play. Collect herbs and process them into a memory of this journey into the wonderful world of nature. (15€ with Guest Pass)

    Dolomites  “Highlight Tour”
    E-bike panoramic tour to the high plateau Prato Piazza at 2000m with overwhelming views of the mountain world of the Dolomites. Descent to Carbonin into the Valle di Landro Valley. Short rest at the wild Landro lake with panoramic view of the world famous Three Peaks. Continue to the picturesque Dobbiaco Lake and along the Pustertal cycle path to Monguelfo. (5€ with Guest Pass; E-Bike rental extra)

  • Friday

    Breathtaking view of the Dolomites
    From Schnegger Säge via forest trail, then via hiking trail steeper up to Hühnerspiel 2149m and further to alpine hut Bonnerhütte 2340m. Wonderful viewpoint on the Sesto Dolomites. Descent trough the Wildbachsteig to the starting point. On the descent view of the Dobbiaco earth pyramids. (15€ with Guest Pass)

Active Holiday Program Autumn 04.09–05.11.2022

  • Monday

    Trail of Legends in Tesido
    This 3 km circular hiking trail boasts a few eerily beautiful, mythical figures: A series of hand-carved figurines and illustrative panels introduce four fascinating characters from the local world of legends, myths and tales. A leisurely stroll for all ages framed by breath-taking views of the Dolomites, our very own UNESCO World Heritage Site. (free with Guest Pass)

    Mountain farmer Seppila’ Schnapps seminar
    Tasting of homemade mountain schnapps and liqueurs with homemade South Tyrolean bacon and bread “Schüttlbreatl”. The production of grappa, the difference between schnapps and liqueur and many other interesting details from the world of spirits are explained. (5€ with Guest Pass)

  • Tuesday

    Sunrise at the foot of the Three Peaks
    Shortly before sunrise is where the magic happens: This most intense time is called the “blue hour”. Hike from the Auronzo mountain inn (2330m) to the Forcella Lavaredo-Paternsattel pass or to Forcella di Mezzo-Mittlere Scharte (approx. 50 minutes) and around the Three Peaks all the way to the Malga Lang Alm inn. Return by bus. Please remember to pack sufficient food and drinks as well as warm clothing. (44€ with Guest Pass)

    E-Bike Tour to the Pearl of the Dolomites Lake
    Past the rustic farmhouses of the Val Casies Valley, through untouched nature and varied pleasure paths, the route leads to one of the most beautiful mountain lakes, the Pragser Wildsee Lake, in the Unesco World Heritage Dolomites. Compulsory use of helmets. (Free with Guest Pass; E-Bike rental extra)

  • Wednesday

    On the way on the Dolomitenblicksteig
    A panoramic hike with impressive views of the surrounding peaks. With the hiking bus to the Friedbergalm, hike along the Dolomitenblicksteig to the alpine hut Houfahitte 1883m. Following the forest path to the hamlet of Schintlholz and with the hiking bus back to the valley. (5€ with Guest Pass)

  • Thursday

    The Castle’s history
    Castel Welsperg is the oldest and most fortified castle found between Brunico and Lienz (AUT). First mentioned in 1167, this unusual castle is characterized by it’s extraordinarily high and lean castle keep. Guided tours of the castle. (3€ with Guest Pass)

    Via Ferrata in Fanes Waterfalls
    The via ferrata is easy, suitable for beginners, photographers and nature lovers, willing to try for the first times the via ferrata techniques. Backpack provisions. Suitable for children from 12 years. (30€ with Guest Pass)

    Dolomites Highlight Tour
    E-bike panoramic tour to the high plateau Prato Piazza at 2000m with overwhelming views of the mountain world of the Dolomites. Descent to Carbonin into the Valle di Landro Valley. Short rest at the wild Landro lake with panoramic view of the world famous Three Peaks. Continue to the picturesque Dobbiaco Lake and along the Pustertal cycle path to Monguelfo. (Free with Guest Pass)

  • Friday

    To the Durrakreuz 2245m
    Beautiful circular hike with view to the Val Casies Valley and the Villgrater mountains. From the hamlet Ampfertal on forest path to the junction, then via the Kasertal further up to the Almweg 2000 and to the Durrakreuz. Descent to Magerbein and back to the starting point. From Durra exist the possibility to extend the hike via Verbon. (Free with Guest Pass)