Family holiday in the Dolomites: UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site
The light lime wash mounts of the Dolomites have been ranked as an UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site since 2009. In front of this attractive high mountain background you will spend a relaxing and diversified family holiday, where fun and action are ensured. The Siusi Alp is the widest European alp and wait for you in the summer and winter months with a great variety of activities. The region is crossed by many wonderful located hike and bike routes, that can be easily followed also by little children. In Casterotto and on the Siusi Alp in the summer months horse yards are a visit worth. Here you can enjoy guided horse rides in the alpine mountain scenario that will ensure you unforgettable moments and memories of your family holiday in the Dolomites.
Myths and legends: family fun on the Siusi Alp
The alpine region at the Sciliar is a world full of myths and legends that you will learn deeper during family hikes on the Siusi Alp. A legendary place on the widest European alp is that of the witches banks which you can reach along a diversified hike route. A scary night trip with high horror potential is offered in Castelrotto under the name of Siusi Alp witches magic. The highest point of this night expedition is the preparation of a real witches meal. The adventurous hike “witches springs” is a combination of search for traces and nature experience. Moreover there is the relaxing trip along the bare-foot path, which takes you to sulphur springs and marsh landscapes. Along the way you will find carved legendary creatures and wooden figures. After a rich summer day the lake of Fiè and the open-air pool of Telfen in Castelrotto offer you a pleasant refreshment.
Winter free-time fun in Castelrotto
In winter during your family holiday in the Dolomites the ski arena of the Siusi Alp will welcome you with its sunny and diversified ski-runs. On 60 km ski-tracks a great family fun on white powder-snow is ensured. Ski-playschools and ski-schools are located directly in the ski area. There under the professional supervision of qualified experts your children can learn skiing safely, while you enjoy the most challenging ski-tracks in the ski arena. You can borrow your complete ski equipment easily at our own ski rent in Castelrotto. Besides the ski-run fun also luge runs, cross-country ski-tracks and hike routes with winter shoes will grant you a lot of fun and action during your winter holiday with children.