Memorable winter experiences

Winter in Tesido/Monguelfo is varied

The winter unfolds its beauty not just for skiing. There are lots of other ways to enjoy the glistening splendour of snow in Tesido and the surrounding area. Thanks to our central location in the middle of the downhill and cross-country skiing areas and hiking regions, we are right in the thick of it! Feel inspired!

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Cross-country skiing

Val Casies is part of the largest cross-country ski carousel in Europe, the Dolomiti NordicSki. There are 40 km of perfectly groomed cross-country trails in the side valley of Val Pusteria for cross-country skiers of all abilities. In good snow conditions, you can start from Tesido itself. The entrance to the trail is only 200 m away from our hotel and it will take you to the connecting line of the Val Pusteria ski marathon track. Cross-country skiing is pure enjoyment in this picturesque, ...

Ice skating

Gliding across ice on ice skates is not something only children enjoy. Grown-ups also enjoy this entertaining skating sport. There are no fewer than five options for ice skating in our region. Beside the various natural ice rinks in Tesido and Val Casies, there is also a skating rink in Monguelfo. Those who don’t have their own ice skates can borrow these locally. So, there’s nothing to stop you having ice skating fun!

Ski tours

Holidaymakers in Tesido have a great deal to look forward to if they love ski tours. Here, in the pristine winter landscape with snow-capped mountains and wide Alpine meadows, you feel particularly close to nature. Val Casies is one of the most varied touring regions in South Tyrol. Numerous assorted tours take you along leisurely paths and gentle slopes up to the mountain peaks. Before heading back down to the starting point again, it’s worth taking a break in one of the Alpine huts scattered ...

Snowshoe hiking

Stamping through the snowy winter landscape with snowshoes on your feet is an experience that you will remember for a long time. The quietness and the picturesque winter scenery are balm for the soul. Snowshoe hiking is also an excellent way of topping up your physical energy levels. The numerous alpine huts are also open in the winter and make a rewarding tour destination, especially as you can then sample some delicious South Tyrolean specialities.

Tobogganing in Val Casies

Walk up to the Alpine meadow and back down with the toboggan: The whole family can join in the fun in Val Casies. A large selection of great toboggan runs for all levels of difficulty are available. There is nothing quite like a fast descent on the toboggan run at Tesido Vorderalm. This fun winter sport can even be enjoyed in the moonlight.