Discovering the Dolomites in summer! Other summer activities in the Tree Peaks Dolomites and surroundings.
For sure, the Dolomites offers the perfect conditions for mountain hiking and mountainbiking. But you have many more possibilities to spend an unforgettable summer holiday in the land of the Three Peaks:
1. Summer holidays with Children in the Dolomites
In the Dolomites, there are perfect conditions for families with children This applies especially if the parents intend to spend the holidays with their children, rather than relaxing and getting away from them. We recommend you to visit the Adventure Park at Dobbiaco, the Wildlife Park at Assling/Austria or the playground “Adventureland” at Villabassa and obviously one of the many hikes with the whole family in our Dolomites.
Family summer activities in the Dolomites
2. Tours in motorcycle in the Dolomites
The Berghotel offers the perfect starting point for many tours in motorcycle in the Dolomites. It doesn't matter if you prefer twisty passes or nice mountain streets - there are a lot of possibilities for every kind of biker – from the classical Dolomites Pass to hidden streets in Austria and the Veneto. Our insider tip: the Grossglockner High Alpine road (only 1 h from the Berghotel).
3. Horseback riding
Only 500m from Berghotel is the “Kramerhof” Farm with the riding stable Tschurtschenthaler (Tel. 0039 0474 710223). The riding stable offers guided rides on “Noriker” horses for adults and children and beautiful sledge tours in the Fischlein Valley.
4. Mountain funicular
With the mountain funiculars of the Three Peaks Dolomites (Monte Elmo, Croda Rossa, Baranci and Orto del Toro) you can reach easily the most beautiful places in the Three Peaks Dolomites, Three Peaks Dolomites. They bring you to excellent starting points of many hikes, so you save in medium 1,5 h (700 m) and the tours are getting more easier and doable for everybody.
5. Summer toboggan run
The first summer toboggan run in South Tyrol is located at the Baranci/San Candido. With a length of 1.739 m and an altitude differential of 314 m is fun guaranteed for young and old. At the upper end there is a real children paradise with incredible possibilities to play and have fun for children and adults.
6. Indoor Climbing & Climbing gardens
The climbing garden in the Innerfeld Valley offers fun with a wonderful view to the Dolomites. In the surroundings you have a big choice of climbing gardens. Besides, the indoor climbing hall „Dolomiten Arena“ with 16,5 meter of height is one of Italy’s highest halls.
7. Natural lakes in the Dolomites
Lake of Braies/Lago di Braies, Lake of Dobbiaco/Lago di Dobbiaco, Lake of Anterselva/Lago di Anterselva – these are the most famous natural lakes in the Three Peaks Dolomites, Dolomites of Sexten. In every season of the year the lakes are special places – absolutely worth visiting!
Sesto and the Three Peaks Dolomites, Dolomites of Sexten offer also a big variety of culture. You have the possibility to visit the Museum Rudolf Stolz, the church of Sesto with its very special cemetery, the Romanic church of San Candido …
Culture activities in the Three Peaks Dolomites
9. Alpine huts in the Dolomites
To have a break in one of the numerous mountain huts is always special. To indulge oneself a typical Tyrolean dish or a “Marende” is the perfect compensation after a tiring tour and the best is a nice cold beer on the terrace of the hut.
10. Climbing - Via Ferrata/fixed rope tours
The Three Peaks Dolomites, Braies and Cortina are perfect for this sport. Strada degli Alpini, Ferrata Zandonella, Monte Paterno, Roghel, Strobel ect. let the heart beats fast to every climber. There is no region with such a huge concentration of vie ferrata as in the Three Peaks Dolomites and Ampezzo.
Fixed rope tours
Don’t miss this adventure. To fly high above the Dolomites of Sesto in totally silence and to enjoy the unique landscape is truly special (Tel. 348-7047158)
12. Nordic Walking
Also for enthusiasts of this kind of sport, the area of the Three Peaks offers a lot of possibilities.
13. Alpine School Tre Cime
Tradition and professionalism – this is the basic of the Alpine School Tre Cime. Summer as winter, the expert guides are the ideal company for excursions in the mountains. They are professionals and bring you in places, where alone you would never have arrived – worth every single minute.
14. Bad weather proposals
With our proposals you can enjoy the Three Peaks Dolomites, Dolomites of Sexten also in case of bad weather. We can recommend you to visit the South Tyrolean Folklore Museum at Teodone, the collegiate church with museum at San Candido or the castle of Brunico with the museum of Reinhold Messner.
More bad weather proposals
Hiking from the hotel – Berghotel, the ideal starting point for numerous tours.
Map with hikes, mountain-bike tours and fixed rope routes.
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