Holiday region Pustertal

The Pustertal is one of the most beautiful valleys in South Tyrol and is often referred to as the South Tyrolean green valley. It covers the area between Sexten in Hochpustertal and the bordering Eisacktal in the west of Bruneck. Extensive pastures and meadows, isolated lakes and especially the impressive peaks of the Dolomites represent the absolute highlights during your holidays in the Pustertal.

Upper city of Bruneck
Lake Prags
Refuge Rieserfern
Three peaks (Drei Zinnen)

The unique Drei Zinnen, the nature parks and a breath-taking play of colours: in Pustertal, you are truly in the heart of the Dolomites! Holidays in a hotel in Pustertal offer countless possibilities for extended hikes and more challenging tours, as well as for adrenaline sports such as paragliding and climbing.

Discover the world-famous Drei Zinnen, Lake Prags and Lake Toblach, the Three Peaks Nature Park, the famous skiing and hiking area of Mt. Kronplatz and the Nature Park Rieserferner-Ahrn!

As well, all fans of culture and architecture are offered infinite possibilities. The centres such as Bruneck, Innichen or Sexten await you with museums, historical churches and farms, traditional and modern squares, green areas with thematic nature trails and much more.

Alpine Coaster Klausberg-Flitzer
Ski touring in Prags
Cycle path Pustertal
Skiing area at Ahrntal/Valle Aurina - the Klausberg
Powder in the Dolomites

Sports & activities at any season

The Pustertal has a large selection of possibilities for sports and outdoor activity lovers. During the cold season, lovers of winter sports are offered several skiing areas, suitable for everyone due to various degrees of difficulty. The skiing region 3 Zinnen Dolomites the ski region of Mt. Kronplatz offer numerous kilometres of slopes as well as modern lift facilities. They can be reached by train, the Ski Express Pustertal in half-hour intervals. Moreover, the activity offer in winter includes numerous snowshoeing hikes, ski tours, sledge runs, ice skating rinks and cross-country ski runs.

In summer, on the other hand, a well-established network of hiking paths and climbing routes with various degrees of difficulty covers the entire area of the Pustertal. In addition, cycle and mountain bike lovers will find everything they desire. You are offered countless cycle paths, such as for instance the 40 km path from Innichen to Lienz in Austria, which is ideal for families.

Swimming lovers are offered ideal conditions, too. They enjoy relaxing and funny hours in the numerous swimming pools in the Pustertal as, for example, the Acquafun in Innichen, the natural bathing lake in Toblach and the Cron4 in Reischach.

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St. Magdalena in Gsies
Lake Antholz
View of Corvara
View over Ahornach

Side valleys of Pustertal

The largest side valleys of the Pustertal branch off near Bruneck: Tauferer Ahrntal in the north and Gadertal in the south. The Ahrntal Valley – is surrounded by the mighty glaciers of the Zillertal Alps and the Rieserferner mountains.

On the other hand the valley Gadertal – or Val Badia – is framed by several famous mountain passes leading through the Dolomites. Even strong bikers wax lyrical about the winding routes and streets to Würzjoch or Sellajoch.

In addition to these two relatively long valleys the Pustertal has several other branching off south or north. For example, there is the valley of Antholz, which is known as winter sports resort and above all as biathlon centre. The idyllic Gsies valley is a paradise for hikers and active guests. In Sexten, you can see for instance the famous Three Peaks and Prags Valley enchants many visitors with the emerald green Lake Prags at any season.

Without any doubt, holidays in Pustertal are an unforgettable experience for all ages!

Our tip:

3 Zinnen Dolomites
Schattenweg 2/F - 39038 - Innichen/Vierschach
+39 0474 710 355

Recommended accommodations:

Hotel Waldruhe
Preindl 1 - 39030 - Gsies
+39 0474 978403
Hotel B&B Feldmessner
Prack-zu-Asch-Str. 1 - 39031 - Bruneck
+39 0474 548469
Berghotel Johanneshof
Mittertaler Straße 1 - 39030 - Rasen - Antholz
+39 0474 492107
Three Peaks
Foto-Webcam Rein in Taufers / Riva di Tures
Messner Mountain Museum Corones
St. Peter and Paul church
Lake Prags
Ahr river near Gais
Lake Antholz - Seehotel
Three PEaks
Lake Antholz
Lake Braies
Bridge near St. Lorenzen
Lake "Toblacher See"

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