Spring in the mountains
As nature awakens in the Villnöss Dolomite Valley, spring brings a sense of renewal and joy. The sun radiates warmth, fragrant crocuses blossom in the fields, and the first swallows grace the skies. It’s a season filled with wonders and endless possibilities. While the mountains still wear a snowy mantle, the valley invites you to embark on leisurely walks and cycling tours along peaceful trails. Don’t miss the impressive Ferruginous Flitzer waterfall, a captivating destination for the entire family. Further up lies the renowned Bad Froi. Culinary delights take center stage during the Genusstage in spring, with over 12 participating restaurants hosting a tantalizing feast for the senses.
Summer is the perfect time for the whole family to unwind and recharge. From exploring the valley to conquering the summits, the long and sunny days beckon you to partake in various activities. Wake up early to witness breathtaking sunrises atop Peitler Kofel or Sass Rigeis. Throughout the year, the Villnöss Valley comes alive with events that enrich the region. Exciting adventures await children and teenagers, including the high ropes course in St. Magdalena, horseback riding and exploring thrilling via ferrata routes. Even on rainy days, there are plenty of indoor activities to enjoy, such as visiting nearby museums like the Puez Geisler Nature Park or the Mineral Museum in Teis. Whether you prefer swimming, hiking, cycling or mountaineering, the bright and sunny summer days offer endless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages.
After the peak holiday season, autumn graces the Villnöss Valley with its vibrant colors and peaceful ambiance.
If you seek tranquility and relaxation, autumn is the ideal time for a dream holiday in this enchanting valley. Mild temperatures, golden mountain sunshine, and the Törggele season’s culinary delights await you.
Immerse yourself in the local customs and culture by attending events such as the Bauernfestl in Teis and the Speckfest in St. Magdalena. These festivities provide a wonderful opportunity to discover and appreciate the traditions of Villnöss.
When winter arrives, the Villnöss Valley transforms into a breathtaking snowy wonderland. The charming village of St. Magdalena boasts the small ski center “Filler,” renowned for its family-friendly atmosphere and diverse range of offerings for all ages. Enjoy ice skating in St. Peter, or embark on snowshoeing, tobogganing, or ski touring adventures on the picturesque Villnösseralm (the valley’s alpine pasture).
Don’t miss the chance to visit the numerous alpine huts, where you can savor delicious meals in a convivial atmosphere. For a unique nature experience, explore the game reserve located at the foot of the majestic Geisler peaks. Take a leisurely stroll amidst magnificent wildlife and immerse yourself in the serenity of nature.