Olang is situated in the very heart of the Val Pusteria, at about 1000 meters above the sea level. The four villages of Valdaora (Valdaora di Sopra, Valdaora di Mezzo, Valdaora di Sotto and Sorafurcia) invites you to linger.
While Valdaora di Sopra, Valdaora di Mezzo and Valdaora di Sotto are situated in the middle of meadows and fields, Geiselsberg is located on the mountain of Kronplatz / Plan de Corones.
Dolomites - Nature Park - Vedrette di Gries Group
Wonderful forests and nice hills – behind them the Dolomite's peaks – This will be the setting of your stay in South Tyrol. In the North, you will see the “Vedrette di Ries Group” with the Collalto glacier and from west to east you can admire the whole, green Val Pusteria.
Located in the heart of the Fanes-Sennes-Prague Nature Park, in South Tyrol, next to the Vedrette di Gries Group and to the Nature Park Dolomites of Sesto, Olang is the ideal starting point for beautiful hikings and excursions in the Dolomites.
The lush green meadows and pastures, the silent forests and idyllic mountain lakes, including Lake Braies, invite you to experience walks and excursions, trekking and enjoy the direct contact to nature. Whether for short walks or long hikes, you can start directly from our hotel and enjoy the beautiful scenery and nature.
Excursion to Lake Braies:
probably the most beautiful lake in the Dolomites. It's fascinating, especially during summer months, when it reflects all shades from blue to green. This excursion is perhaps one of the most difficult ones, but it offers an incredible panorama. No wonder that several tour guides define Lake Braies as the pearl of the lakes of the Dolomites.
3 Cime / 3 Zinnen tour:
This tour around the most famous peaks in South Tyrol - the Three Peaks – is suitable also for beginners. Along the way, there is a slightly exposed point but good walking shoes will be sufficient to overcome it.
the Gsiesertal, a really beautiful place in Alta Pusteria, is sunny and peaceful even during high season, and represents the ideal starting point for hikers. Besides hiking and trekking opportunities, even mountain bikers will be satisfied. Discover breathtaking tours through quiet forests and green meadows. A classic: the "Roman Road" will give unforgettable emotions to cyclists as well as motorcyclists.
Other sport opportunities and events
Valdaora offers a rich program of events and many sport opportunities such as tennis, horseback riding, swimming, nordic walking, cycling and mountain biking. You will be spoilt fior choice.
Mountain lovers, hikers and mountain climbers, cyclists and mountain bikers, as well as skiers will not be disappointed. Valdaora offers a wide variety of leisure activities to make your holiday an unforgettable experience: cross-country skiing, sightseeing, snowshoeing and winter hiking, night descents sledding, ice skating and ski schools for children and adults.
The largest snow park in South Tyrol, the so called "Snowpark Kronplatz". Don't miss it!