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Holidays in Villnöss

Villnöss is a South Tyrolean municipality in the heart of the Dolomites, extending over the eponymous valley and consisting of 6 villages. Villnöss is majorly known for the dreamlike scenery of the Geisler peaks, its picturesque churches and many mountain sports possibilities.

The valley of Villnöss with Villnöss river, joins the valley of Eisacktal north of Klausen. The municipality is formed by the hamlets St. Peter, St. Magdalena, Teis, St. Valentin, St. Jakob and Coll. The main village is St. Peter. St. Magdalena offers the nature park house of Puez Geisler Nature Park. Here, visitors can learn more about the geology of the Dolomites and can observe the fascinating landscape by means of a walk-in aerial photograph from above.

Puez Geisler Nature Park in the Dolomites
Puez Geisler Nature Park in the Dolomites

The bizarre peaks of Puez Geisler are an impressive mountain ridge, which you can see in Villnöss.

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Villnöss
Villnöss

Geisler in Villnöss

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Mountain hut in Villnöss
Mountain hut in Villnöss

The countless mountain huts along the hiking paths in Villnöss perfectly suit the unique natural landscape.

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Winter in Villnöss
Winter in Villnöss

The area surrounding the picturesque Geisler peaks in Villnöss becomes a winter sports and nature paradise during the cold season.

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Mountain passion

Family-friendly thematic hiking path or challenging peak experiences – Villnöss and environs offer a large selection of hiking paths and fixed-rope routes four mountain lovers. Also, Reinhold Messner has grown in Villnöss and has discovered his passion for mountains right here. During a MTB tour or during a horse ride, active travellers can enjoy dreamlike panoramic views. The high-rope course in Villnöss is a highlight for families too.

In Villnöss, you can look forward to winter sports fun in the heart of nature and far from the big ski areas. The ski lift in St. Magdalena is perfect for beginners and children. Long toboggan descents and panoramic cross-country ski runs as well as varied routes for ski tourers and snowshoe hikers invite to discover the snowy landscape. Afterwards, the rustic mountain huts and cosy inns serve only the finest delicacies of the region.

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Hotel Schölzhorn

Breathtaking mountain scenery. Ideal starting point for a hiking and family vacation. NEW: Indoor pool, rooftop terrace, sauna landscape

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Hotel & Spa Falkensteinerhof

The hotel in Vals for your active and pleasure holiday.

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Villnöss
Villnöss

The majestic Geisler moutnian group

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Teiser Balls
Teiser Balls

The small balls from Teis with their magical inner part are a highlight for all mineral collectors in the whole world.

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Crystals, churches & sheep

The Mineral Museum in Teis will show you what is hidden inside the famous "Teiser Kugeln" minerals or what a geode, a druse and an almond are in mineralogy. The museum exhibits include minerals from Villnöss but from other sites in Europe too. Moreover, the oldest breed of sheep in South Tyrol can be found of the lush meadows in Villnöss: The “Villnösser Brillenschaf” has its name due to a typical dark marking around the eyes. It is known for its high-quality wool and its excellent meat.

In Villnöss, vacationers can learn more about the South Tyrolean traditions and costumes during many events. Besides sacral processions, there are atmospheric concerts by the local marching bands too. Famous photo spots are the churches of St. Magdalena in Villnöss and St. Johann in Ranui in front of the Geisler peaks. The later is part of Ranui farm, that was mentioned for the first time in 1370.

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Puez Geisler Nature Park in the Dolomites
Puez Geisler Nature Park in the Dolomites

The bizarre peaks of Puez Geisler are an impressive mountain ridge, which you can see in Villnöss.

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St. Peter in Villnöss
St. Peter in Villnöss

View of St. Peter in Villnöss with the St. Peter and Paul parish church

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Seceda
Seceda

Hike from Villnöss to Seceda in the Nature Park Puez-Geisler

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Hiking in Villnöss
Hiking in Villnöss

Hike at the foot of the Geisler Peaks

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MTB in Villnöss
MTB in Villnöss

Mountain biking with a fantastic view of the Dolomites

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Mountain hut in Villnöss
Mountain hut in Villnöss

The countless mountain huts along the hiking paths in Villnöss perfectly suit the unique natural landscape.

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Geisler Group in Villnöss
Geisler Group in Villnöss

The Geisler Group in Villnöss is located in the heart of Puez Geisler Nature Park in the Dolomites. It is a wonderful hiking area for the whole family.

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Villnöss
Villnöss

Villnöss is a paradise for hikers and trekkers. Beautiful mountain tours take xou to the eastern Dolomites.

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Villnöss
Villnöss

A nice photo of the rugged peaks of the Dolomites in contrast with the green of the meadows.

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Villnöss
Villnöss

The majestic Geisler moutnian group

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Vilnöss/Funes
Vilnöss/Funes

Geisler - Odle

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St. Magdalena in Villnöss
St. Magdalena in Villnöss

Picturesque church in Villnöss in the Dolomites

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Villnöss
Villnöss

One of the most famous photo spots in South Tyrol: the church of St. Magdalena in Villnöss

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Villnöss in autumn
Villnöss in autumn

Whereas the mountains of Geisler Group are already snow-covered, the valley still has wonderful autumn colours.

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St. Magdalena in Villnöss
St. Magdalena in Villnöss

Picturesque church in Villnöss in the Dolomites

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St. Magdalena in Villnöss
St. Magdalena in Villnöss

View of the dreamlike, snowy Villnöss valley

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St. Magdalena in Villnöss
St. Magdalena in Villnöss

Autumn colours in Villnöss Valley

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Teis
Teis

Mountian village at the entrance of Villnöss Valley

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Snow-shoe hiking in Villnöss
Snow-shoe hiking in Villnöss

Idyllic winter paradise in the Dolomites

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Winter in Villnöss
Winter in Villnöss

Dreamlike snow landscape in Villnöss in the Dolomites

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Villnöss
Villnöss

Bike tour in Villnöss in the Dolomites with view of the Geisler Peaks

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St. Peter in Villnöss
St. Peter in Villnöss

View of the picturesque Villnöss Valley in the Dolomites

Tourist Info Villnöss - Peter Schatzer
Winter sports in Villnöss
Winter sports in Villnöss

Winter sports fans will love the excellent powder snow and the unique views of the Dolomites in Villnöss.

IDM Südtirol - Dietmar Denger
Winter in Villnöss
Winter in Villnöss

The area surrounding the picturesque Geisler peaks in Villnöss becomes a winter sports and nature paradise during the cold season.

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Teis
Teis

Church in Teis

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Villnöss
Villnöss

Geisler in Villnöss

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Attractions in Villnöss

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