Hiking holiday in the Dolomites
South Tyrol and the holiday region Seiser Alm are a hiking paradise for both adventurous adults and children. The Seiser Alm is known as the largest high plateau in Europe and thanks to its over 300 sunny days per year it can be visited in every season. Here more than 450km of hiking trails through the wonderful landscape of the Dolomites wait for you; many of them are accessible also with buggy. A highlight during your hiking holiday with children is the “Oswald-von-Wolkenstein-Weg“ in Seis. Here 15 stations invite to discover and play together and lead the whole family back to the Middle Ages. Experience how history comes to life through legends and myths! Thematic trails and guided excursions introduce you to the world of mushrooms: it doesn’t matter if porcini or chanterelle, you will for sure make a find along the mushrooms trail!
Hiking holiday with children in Völs am Schlern
The hiking with children around the breathtaking Nature Park Schlern-Rosengarten promises excitement and pure fun! It doesn’t matter whether you want to hike together in front of the mountain peaks of the Dolomites, to make pleasant rounds through the surrounding towns of Kastelruth, Seis or Völs am Schlern: here the whole family get its money’s worth. Moreover during your hiking holiday with children the Schlern witch Martha waits for you: an experience that cannot be forgotten so quickly. Discover the experience path “Hexenquellen“, visit the witches’ benches on the Seiser Alm, walk to the witches chairs of the Schlern witches in Kastelruth or get on to the track of the knight: the Nature Park Naturpark Schlern-Rosengarten in Völs am Schlern offers a varied program.
Hiking on the Seiser Alm
The Seiser Alm waits with a few showpieces: the Völser Weiher invites you to relax, while the Tuffalm on the mountain peaks offers an exclusive panorama view over the mountain world of the UNESCO world heritage of the Dolomites. Enjoy the panorama view over the Lang- and Plattkofel and the Schlern, while your children enjoy a refreshing bath in the Völser lake. Afterwards the farm excursions invite for a walk, which can offer also some culinary highlights. Mountain inns along the pleasant hiking trails, which you can choose from, depending from age and fit condition, invite in autumn for the Törggelen and delight you all year long with specialties from the traditional South Tyrolean cuisine. At the end of the trail in an idyllic quietness the Tuffalm at the bottom of the Schlern waits for you. This was actually chosen in the year 2007 as the most beautiful mountain inn in South Tyrol and shines with an incomparable panorama view over the paradisiacal Dolomites and the wide high plateau. Here you can daily stop off from beginning of May till November and every Thursday you can even enjoy live music.
Hiking holidays with children
Hiking holidays are ideal for families with children. Children need action, play, fun and movement and all this will wait for you here in South Tyrol, the hiking paradise for families. Enjoy together some time at the nearest mountain lake, spring over hill and dale and awaken the first geological interest in your children. Green forests invite for another hide and seek game, while young discovers can experience nature from all points of you at first hand.
Families – Geocaching in South Tyrol
South Tyrol has something to offer also to Geocacher and many trails can be walked also with children. Start directly from our farm for your next night cache. Then, when leaves rustle and the wooden creaks, the next treasure is just round the corner. Our personal tips for night cacher: Schnürl @ Night in Raas near Brixen. Here you can have a round of Raier Moos (biotope), which takes up around an hour. Also Meran by Night is a wonderful tour, which leads you along the Meran Promenade, while enjoying a wonderful panoramic view.
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