Winter vacation at the farm Plenty of fun in the snow
Winter in the Isarco Valley a true skiing paradise
In the Isarco Valley, winter sports fans will experience plenty of fun. Only 1.5 km from our house, there is the Ski Resort Maders, where you may enjoy skiing and the panoramic views of the Isarco Valley. There are also several other larger skiing areas close to Velturno. Beginners and experts will find 40 km of ski slopes, seven ski lifts and a fun park in the ski resort Plose (about 15 km). Plenty of variety is also offered by 12 km of well-prepared winter hiking trails and several toboggan runs.
If you spend the winter in the Isarco Valley with your children, you will be thrilled by the family-friendly ambience and the pleasant tranquillity of the ski area Gitschberg-Val Giovo near Maranza (about 20 km). Three children’s parks offer you full-day child care, so may enjoy 51 kilometres of ski slopes. 16 modern ski lifts, two ski schools, a snow park, panoramic platforms, and rustic huts complete the offer.
For expert skiers, we recommend the ski area Val Gardena (25 km). It offers 175 kilometres of slopes, the popular ski park with its adventure slopes, as well as the possibility to enter the legendary Sella Ronda.
Winter in the Isarco Valley offers many leisure activities
Visit the romantic Christmas Markets in South Tyrol
Whether in Bressanone or Merano, Bolzano or Chiusa, Brunico or Vipiteno: The Christmas Markets in South Tyrol will enchant you with their loving decoration, festive lighting, and romantic ambiance. Take the time to walk around the markets, listen to traditional music and taste South Tyrolean specialties accompanied by mulled wine and roasted almonds. The Advent in South Tyrol is definitely a feast for all senses!