Summer in Villnöss

hiking, biking, climbing ...


At the heart of a natural paradise – the Villnöss Valley and the fabulous Puez-Geisler nature reserve are sure to make the hearts of hikers and nature-lovers beat that little bit faster. On guided hiking trails through the approx. 10,200 hectare nature reserve, you'll discover natural spectacles that will enchant you.

Interesting guided hikes are also offered
The fashionable sport of Nordic walking can be practiced on six different courses covering around 100 km of marked routes.

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The purpose of the gigantic nature reserve is primarily conservation, research and preservation of the countryside. For this reason there are also plenty of protected areas in the Puez-Geisler nature reserve that have been neither opened up nor developed. The intention is that the fabulous impressions and interesting information should encourage visitors to think in a more environmentally aware way.

Visit the nature reserve visitor centre too. You can learn to better understand the wealth of natural geological, biological and cultural treasures in the nature reserve.
The Zans Adventure Nature Trail at the head of the Villnöss Valley has interesting information and is also suitable for people with disabilities.

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In the home region of the world-famous mountaineer, Reinhold Messner, climbing is naturally a popular leisure activity. Many people avail themselves of the climbing lessons for beginners and advanced climbers. There are numerous via ferrata routes which reward climbers' efforts with unforgettable panoramic views.

The Zanser Alm Climbing Park is an enjoyable place to go climbing in wonderful surroundings and on the best Dolomite crags.
Climbing lessons for children are available from the Villnöss tourist information office from the end of June to the beginning of September. You will need to make a reservation with the tourist information office in advance.

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Spectacular mountain bike trails in the heart of the Dolomites perfectly complement a healthy holiday in Villnöss.

You can find tips on routes in Villnöss and the surrounding areas here
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