Holidays in the Dolomites at Catinaccio – Latemar
The legendary Dolomite region Catinaccio/Latemar is one of the most beautiful and varied hiking and climbing areas in South Tyrol. Since 2009, the unique landscape with its striking rock towers is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Dense forests and lush meadows meander along the foot of the Latemar and the Catinaccio. A network of more than 100 kilometres of beautiful hiking and mountain bike trails runs through the area. On rocky paths the beauty of the high mountains opens up to you. Rustic lodges invite you to rest and everywhere you will be greeted with the genuine South Tyrolean hospitality.
A vacation in the Dolomites at its best: Alpenglow in the Dolomites
In the evening hours in many regions of the Dolomites you can admire the alpenglow. This natural spectacle has a unique charm in the holiday region Catinaccio/Latemar. The bright colour of the dolomite rocks in the light of the setting sun turn yellow, orange and blood red. A mystical atmosphere lies over the Val d’Ega and the legendary world of King Laurin and his dwarf people or those of the Latemar Dolls seems to come alive. The municipalities in the region Catinaccio/Latemar are part of the association “Alpine Pearls“. This association aims to preserve through sustainable programs the harmony of the landscape and to maintain the balance between man and nature.
Varied summer holidays in the region Catinaccio/Latemar
For culture lovers the holiday area Catinaccio/Latemar offers numerous stone relics of the past. The monastery “Weißenstein” in Nova Ponente is one of the most important pilgrimage locations in South Tyrol and a romantic pilgrimage path leads through the valley Brantental up to the monastery walls. The Castle of Thurn and the small church of St. Helena are other attractions you can visit during your holidays in the Dolomites. In the holiday area Catinaccio/Latemar you can furthermore play a round of golf on the 18-hole course in Petersberg. A visit to the high ropes course in Obereggen is an exciting leisure opportunity for children and adults. The local tourist office offers guided hikes. The Guest Card Catinaccio-Latemar for only 35 € allows you to be mobile during your holidays even without using your car.