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Holidays in Eggen: ideal for skiers & hikers

Eggen is located at 1,120 meters above sea level in the valley of the same name, giving its name to the whole holiday region, and it is surrounded by dense forests and the slopes of the impressive Mt. Latemar.

Besides Birchabruck, Obereggen and Rauth the village is another district of the municipality Deutschnofen. In the centre of Eggen, you will have a wonderful view of Mt. Eggentaler Horn in the Latemar area. Moreover, there is the beautiful St. Nikolaus parish church with a Gothic steeple, which is a landmark of Eggen.

Eggen
Eggen

The small village at the foot of Mt. Latemar is located only a few minutes from the family-friendly skiing and hiking area Obereggen.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Skiing area Obereggen - Snowpark
Skiing area Obereggen - Snowpark

Feel the thrill of snowboarding on the slopes of the ski area Obereggen

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Skiing area Obereggen
Skiing area Obereggen

Skiing on the beautiful slopes of Obereggen

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Ski area Obereggen
Ski area Obereggen

Panoramic view on the ski slopes and chair lifts of Obereggen

© Obereggen - Roberto Brazzoduro
Karersee
Karersee

View over the Karersee

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Pure winter fun

During the winter months, Eggen turns into a real snow paradise, where every winter sportsmen feel at ease. After all, the popular skiing area Obereggen-Latemar with its perfectly prepared slopes, a big snow park, a toboggan run and inviting ski huts is only about three kilometres away. For a stress-free skiing holiday during winter there is a free ski bus taking skiers from Eggen to Obereggen.

In the surroundings of Eggen, you can also find numerous snowshoe hikes and ski tours as well as several cross-country ski runs with magnificent views of the fabulous winter landscape.

Summer for mountain fans

If you love unspoiled landscapes, if you want to get to know the legendary Dolomites and if you like sporting activity in the open air, you will surely like Eggen. In summer, the little village is an excellent starting point for numerous and varied hikes with different degrees of difficulty, mountain bike tours, fixed-rope routes and more. Another very special destination is the legendary Lake Karersee that can be reached on foot or by mountain bike.

Of course, the area in the holiday region Eggental is also perfectly suitable, if you just want to relax, to sunbathe and to enjoy the panoramic view.

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Parish church in Eggen
Parish church in Eggen

The parish church in the small holiday village of Eggen is consecrated to St. Nicholas. The village is surrounded by meadows, forests and impressive peaks of the Dolomites.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Eggen
Eggen

The small village at the foot of Mt. Latemar is located only a few minutes from the family-friendly skiing and hiking area Obereggen.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Eggen
Eggen

The small village Eggen in Eggental is located at the foot of Mt. Latemar in the Dolomites – a dreamlike hiking area for the whole family.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Eggen
Eggen

The peaceful mountain village Eggen is located nearby the skiing and hiking area Obereggen and offers a wonderful view of Mt. Latemar.

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Rosengarten-Latemar
Rosengarten-Latemar

The lovely area Rosengarten-Latemar

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