Malles is set at 1,051 m above sea level in the upper Val Venosta, surrounded by the imposing Ortlergruppe to the south, the Ötztal Alps to the east and the Sesvennagruppe to the west. Thanks to its mild dry climate, it is an ideal holiday resort for your holiday in South Tyrol all year round.

Holiday in Malles - South Tyrol

Malles is located 1,051m above sea level in Alta Val Venosta, surrounded by the mighty Ortles group in the south, the Alpi Venoste in the east and the Sesvenna group in the west. Due to its mild and dry climate, this village is the perfect destination for your holiday in South Tyrol all year round. The sunny holiday region of Malles comprises a total of 10 fractions, thus offering numerous rambling possibilities for your hiking holiday in South Tyrol. What's more, you should also take advantage of the many cultural, historical and architectural attractions, enjoy diverse sports and leisure offers and relish the perfect conditions for your winter holiday in South Tyrol. Your holiday in Malles has something to suit everyone. We invite you to experience the hospitality of the many hotels in Malles and the bed and breakfasts in Malles where you will feel at home from the moment you arrive. Your hosts bid you a warm welcome!

Malles in Alta Val Venosta- your exciting hiking holiday in South Tyrol

Your hiking holiday in Malles is just perfect for relaxing hiking tours in South Tyrol. A hiking holiday in Malles is the perfect recipe for peace and relaxation. Let the fascinating mountain scenery work its magic on you during leisurely walks in the valley or strenuous and exciting hikes to the highest mountain peaks. A perfect rambling tour during your family holiday in Malles in South Tyrol will lead you along the so-called Oberwaal path (leading along the irrigation channel) from Burgusio to Malles, Ganglegg and Sluderno up to the mighty Coira Castle. A pleasant hiking tour through mountain pastures after which you can recharge your batteries with cheese and bacon will be part and parcel of your hiking holiday in Val Venosta. You can also hike along the Sentiero delle Ore path, leading from the monastery in San Giovanni in Val Müstair in Switzerland to the Monte Maria monastery in Burgusio, above Malles. The hikers' taxi, which will take you to the side valleys Valle di Slingia, Val di Planol, Val di Mazia and Val di Vatles is a very special attraction of your holiday in Malles. Other destinations for unforgettable hiking tours in Val Venosta are Solda or the Passo di Resia. Spend a diverse and exciting hiking holiday in Malles - whatever activities you choose to participate in, you will most definitely be in good hands in one of the comfortable holiday homes in Malles.

Sightseeing during your holiday in Malles in Val Venosta

Malles is not only a true hikers' paradise - your hiking holiday in Malles also offers numerous cultural treasures. The village of Malles with its many towers is well worth a visit. Visitors will be enchanted by the urban charm of the village. Malles and its surroundings invite you to visit the many historical monuments, bays, archways, frescoes and outside staircases. During your cultural holiday in Malles, we also recommend a visit to the Benedictine abbey of Monte Maria in Burgusio, the highest Benedictine abbey of Europe. Located above the valley, it is famous for its crypt, the oldest part of the monastery, full of Romanic frescoes with a Byzantine influence. During your holiday in Val Venosta, you should also visit Ciora Castle in Sluderno and the medieval town of Glorenza, the smallest town of the Alps. During your hiking holiday in Val Venosta, you should not miss out on a very special event: the traditional bringing down the cattle from the mountains in the beginning of September is celebrated with music, entertainment and culinary delights.

Diverse sports and leisure offers during your summer or winter holiday in Malles

Discover the fascinating mountain scenery of Alta Val Venosta during wonderful cycling tours and adventurous mountain bike tours in the Alps. During your active holiday in Malles you should take advantage of the bikers' bus, taking you to numerous destinations. The cycling path of Venosta, the Via Claudia Augusta, leads from Lake Resia through meadows and forests to Burgusio, past the monastery of Monte Maria and through the small villages of Clusio, Laudes and Glorenza. During your active holiday in South Tyrol in Malles you should also take advantage of the nature fitness parks in Slingia, Malles and Glorenza, the well-signposted Nordic Walking routes in an incomparable setting or the outdoor and indoor swimming pools including sauna facilities, the climbing hall, the tennis courts or the playgrounds for kids. If you like, you can even try out on paragliding. In the winter, Malles offers the perfect conditions for your unforgettable skiing holiday in South Tyrol. The Vatles ski resort above Malles offers a wide range of winter sports activities as well as a spectacular view of the whole bottom of Alta Val Venosta, of the glaciers of the Alpi Venoste and the Alpi Breonie di Ponente and of the Ortles and Sesvenna groups. What's more, the best ski resorts of Alta Val Venosta are located in immediate vicinity. Moreover, the cross-country ski runs in Slingia invite you to enjoyable hours of cross-country skiing in South Tyrol. If you fancy a wellness holiday in South Tyrol, you will most definitely be in good hands in the wellness hotels in Malles, that offer extensive wellness programmes and every possible comfort.

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