San Candido (1,170 m) is located in a very favourable position amidst the family-friendly Sesto Dolomites Nature Park. The old town is surrounded by imposing Alpine peaks, dark moor lakes, and bizarre Dolomite Mountains. Alta Pusteria also offers numerous leisure time activities for your summer and winter holiday.
San Candido: fine addresses for your palate
In Alta Pusteria you can enjoy many culinary highlights. All dishes - from local specialities to international delights and menus from Mediterranean cuisine - are prepared with fresh ingredients. The waiters are always friendly and attentive, so you can really enjoy your gourmet evening!
on the huts you'll find regional delicasies
cheese fresh out of the farms of the Alta Pusteria
Get spoiled from a culinary point of view!
From a vast breakfast buffet to regional specialities and menus with several courses: make your choice and regain strength with creations from high-quality cuisine. To go with your dinner, you'll find fresh juices, fine beers and noble wines. South Tyrolean schnapps round off the culinary adventure.
In San Candido you'll find the right place for all occasions
For regaining strength after sporty activities you might choose a traditional hut on the mountain. For dinner you might choose a fine-dine experience with various menus or make arrangements for celebrations. In the cafés and pubs you can enjoy cake and cappuccino in the afternoon, or spend your evening with friends.
Dobbiaco: culture and sports in the Dolomites-"UNESCO World Natural Heritage"
Due to the breath-taking view of the Three Peaks, Dobbiaco (1,256 m) is also called the Door to the Dolomites. The village is located very close to the renowned peaks of the Dolomites. The village in Alta Pusteria does not only offer a healthy climate and many sports options in summer and winter. The cultural variety with the Gustav Mahler Music Weeks, the living traditions and the Santa Maria Pilgrimage site are also very big.
Dobbiaco: cultural variety and tradition
Artists and poets have always been attracted by charming landscapes like the one surrounding the Three Peaks. No wonder so many artists felt at home in Alta Pusteria. For this reason, the region features many historic monuments and artistic sites: prehistoric cultural sites and works of art dating back to Romanesque, Gothic and late Baroque or the Belle Époque.
For a beautiful holiday here in the dolomites of South Tyrol
Alta Pusteria is a truly fantastic holiday destination: Deeply snowed in hills, perfectly groomed slopes and cross-country ski trails await you in winter. Comfortably traditional wood-panelled rooms (called "Stube") and culinary specialities await you in your accommodation. In summer, beautiful mountains invite you to hike, climb or cycle - the spa treatments season never ends.
Beautiful hotel rooms and good value B&B hotels can be found in the entire valley. Sesto, San Candido, Dobbiaco, Villabassa and Braies are here to fulfil your holiday dreams. And also cultural and historic sites await you in Alta Pusteria!
The Dolomites - UNESCO World Natural Heritage
On 26th June 2009, UNESCO included the Dolomites on its list of the most beautiful landscapes in the world. By this action, the United Nations has officially recognized, through its organization for education, science and culture, the unique nature of the Dolomites. Now the Alta Pusteria holiday area with the Three Peaks (Drei Zinnen/Tre Cime) will take their rightful place among the UNESCO World Natural Heritage.
The Alta Pusteria in South Tyrol proposes an out of the ordinary holiday with an emphasis on a variety: The area offers superb Wellness facilities, outstanding ski slopes, remarkable cross country tracks as well as memorable hiking opportunities in the Dolomites. Enjoy a relaxing holiday and release your body and soul by delving into the region of the Dolomites and the Three Peaks (Tre Cime / Drei Zinnen). Explore the area by hiking or cycling and become spellbound by the untouched nature of the Dolomites.
Italy, the country of art and history
Italy is a synonym for culture, art and history. Artistic wonders can be found everywhere, and every corner of the country holds countless and wonderful.
Italy, the country of lakes
Italy has over a thousand of lakes, renowned for their incomparable beauty and characterized by peculiar features. Lakes Garda, Maggiore, and Como are now recognized throughout the world and have become ideal destinations for spending some time in the sun and in close contact with nature.
The “Riviera” country
Italy is the ideal destination for a seaside vacation, it boasts around 8,000 km of coastline.
Italy, the country of peaks
From the Dolomites Alps of Trentino-Alto Adige to the Alps of Piedmont, Aosta Valley and Lombardy, from the Alps of Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia to the Apennines of Emilia Romagna and Toscana.