Alta Badia: a paradise not only for skiers...
Alta Badia is one of the most renowned ski resorts in the Dolomiti Superski area with 500 km of perfectly prepared runs. You can ski every day in a different area without using your car. The most famous tour is undoubtedly the Sellaronda, a beautiful tour around the majestic Sella massif. The WWI tour will take you a step back in time. You will ski along the Austrian-Italian front line during World War I amidst the breathtaking winter landscape of the Dolomites. The Lagazuoi tour is a beautiful tour with great views. After a tasty snack on the mountain hut you will enjoy an unforgettable descent amidst imposing mountain peaks. The gourmet ski tour is ideal for a relaxing day. You can stop at one of the 8 mountain huts and enjoy some delicious local specialties.
Snowboarder and freestylers will be thrilled by the snowboard park at the Piz Sorega. It offers cool jumps and rails as well as a snowboard cross slope. If you love ski touring or freeriding you will love the off-piste descents around the Sella massif! The most famous off-piste is the 6 km long descent through the Val Mezdì. Cross-country skiers can enjoy the beautiful 38 km cross-country slope, perfect for skating and classical technique.
Alta Badia offers many activities and programs besides skiing. If you like walking through an enchanting winter landscape you can enjoy 80 km of perfectly prepared and well marked trails. You can also discover the beauty of the Dolomites during a snow shoeing tour, maybe at night during full moon. Alta Badia offers a fun sledge course through the forest, ice skating rinks and a horseback riding center.
After an exciting day outside you deserve some relax. Alta Badia offers various wellness centers, exclusive shops, après ski and Michelin star restaurants as the renowned St.Hubertus/Relaix & Chateaux Hotel Rosalpina in San Cassiano.
In summer Alta Badia is the ideal holiday destination for outdoor friends: beautiful hiking trails and walking paths, thrilling climbing routes and Via Ferrata, mountain bike courses and challenging passes for road biking, 9 hole golf course (par 72), horse riding centers, tennis courts, adventure park and animal park and beautiful alpine lakes. The world famous road cycling event “Maratona dles Dolomites” attracts more than 9000 participants from all over the world every year.
The Italian Touring Club voted Alta Badia as the best holiday destination in the Alps.