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Holidays in Welschnofen

Welschnofen is located in the midst of the wonderful mountain landscape of the Dolomites in Eggental, protected by the mighty rock faces of Mt. Latemar and Rosengarten.

Welschnofen in winter
Welschnofen in winter

The family-friendly skiing area Carezza can be reached by a cableway directly from the village centre. In the environs, you will find numerous winter hiking paths, toboggan runs and cross-country ski runs.

© Valentin Pardeller - Eggental Tourismus
Welschnofen in Eggental
Welschnofen in Eggental

In summer, the picturesque village in the Dolomites is a holiday paradise for hikers, mountain bikers and nature lovers.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer

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Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer

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Dense coniferous forests and green alpine pastures surround the village of Welschnofen in the eastern part of Eggental. The village has about 2,000 inhabitants and is located only 20 km from South Tyrol’s capital Bozen. Via Karer pass in the east, you can get to Val di Fassa in Trentino.

Sights in Welschnofen

Two highlights of the area, which you should not miss, are the picturesque Lake Karersee and the dreamlike alpenglow of Mt. Rosengarten at sunset. Both are famous photo spots, you should absolutely see once you are in Eggental.

In addition to numerous chapels, culture lovers will look forward to a visit of Welschnofen’s parish church, consecrated to St. Ingenuine and Alboin. The church has been built in the 19th century and was replaced by a new building in 1965. The church tower, however, has been preserved.

Skiing area Obereggen - Snowpark
Skiing area Obereggen - Snowpark

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

© Obereggen - Fizza
Skiing area Obereggen
Skiing area Obereggen

Fun skiing with friends on the ski slopes of Obereggen

© Obereggen - Paolo Codeluppi
Golf Club Carezza
Golf Club Carezza

Golf course

© Golf Club Carezza

A paradise for active travellers

Welschnofen is a perfect place for all those, who are looking for tranquillity and relaxation. As well, active travellers and families are offered numerous exciting leisure time activities in summer and winter.

Endlessly long hiking paths, wonderful climbing tours, many bike trails and the wonderful golf course next to Lake Karersee complete the summer offer of Welschnofen.

In winter, however, skiers, snowboarders and cross-country skiers will look forward to the nearby skiing area Carezza and the winter sports centre of Obereggen. The beautiful landscape offers also possibilities for snowshoe hikes in an untouched natural landscape.

Holiday offers

Rosengarten
Rosengarten

at dusk

© Tourismusverein Welschnofen
Welschnofen in Eggental
Welschnofen in Eggental

In summer, the picturesque village in the Dolomites is a holiday paradise for hikers, mountain bikers and nature lovers.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Welschnofen
Welschnofen

With a comfortable cableway, the locality in Eggental is connected to the famous skiing and hiking are Carezza at the foot of legendary Mt. Rosengarten.

© Eggental Tourismus - Othmar Seehauser
Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer

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Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer

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Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer in Welschnofen

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Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer in Welschnofen

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Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer

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Welschnofen in winter
Welschnofen in winter

The family-friendly skiing area Carezza can be reached by a cableway directly from the village centre. In the environs, you will find numerous winter hiking paths, toboggan runs and cross-country ski runs.

© Valentin Pardeller - Eggental Tourismus
Welschnofen in Eggental
Welschnofen in Eggental

In winter, a modern cableway brings you to the family-friendly skiing area Carezza directly from the village centre.

© Valentin Pardeller - Eggental Tourismus
Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Lake Karer in South Tyrol

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Welschnofen
Welschnofen

Karerpass

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