Nova Ponente



The idyllic holiday resort of Nova Ponente is located in the centre of the impressive Dolomites region around Catinaccio and Latemar, in a gently sloping long valley.

Holiday in Nova Ponente (Deutschnofen) - South Tyrol


Nova Ponente is located on a sunny high plateau in the wonderful Val d'Ega, surrounded by meadows and forests. Moreover, Nova Ponente is surrounded by the most spectacular mountains of South Tyrol: Catinaccio, Latemar and Sciliar in the east and Pala di Santa, Corno Nero and Corno Bianco in the south. From the west to the north, the Mendola Mountain is a natural border of Val d'Ega, behind which the mountains of the Ortles massive are located, some of which are more than 4,000 metres high - a veritable haven for your hiking holiday in South Tyrol. In the summer, you should enjoy peace and relaxation during extensive hiking tours in the Dolomites, while in the winter, Nova Ponente is perfect for your winter holiday in South Tyrol. Enjoy the winter wonderland of the South Tyrolean mountains in the popular Latemar/Obereggen ski resort and relish the pleasures of wellbeing in one of the hotels in Nova Ponente after an adventurous day in the mountains.

Hiking in Nova Ponente in the Catinaccio / Latemar holiday region


Nova Ponente is located in a beautiful setting, on a sunny high plateau surrounded by the legendary mountains of the Dolomites, Catinaccio and Latemar and Pala di Santa, thus being the perfect starting point for adventurous hiking holidays in the Dolomites. A network of 100km of well-signposted hiking trails and paths leads from Val d'Ega (with the lowest point situated 550m above sea level) to the mountain top of the Latemar (2,800m above sea level) and invites you to enjoy rambling in South Tyrol. Easy to advanced hiking tours lead through the fascinating mountain world, through shadowy forests, fragrant meadows and lush green mountain pastures. Recharge your batteries in the numerous mountain huts and cabins with a hearty Marende, a snack with traditional South Tyrolean specialties and enjoy the spectacular view of the pale mountain peaks of the Dolomites. A special attraction is the Val d'Ega hiking bus, which will comfortably transport you to the starting points of wonderful hiking tours. During your hiking holiday in Nova Ponente you should not miss out on a hike to the prominent place of pilgrimage of Pietralba and enjoy visits to the Alpe di Siusi or to Lake Carezza.

Experience the Dolomites while mountain climbing, mountain biking or horse riding


The diverse and entertaining leisure programme offers a wide array of activities for your individual holiday in Nova Ponente. The Catinaccio and Sciliar holiday region with its spectacular and unique cliffs is a true mountain climbers' paradise. Set out for challenging mountain climbing tours along the cliffs of Catinaccio and Latemar and enjoy wonderful mountain bike tours in the Dolomites along the wide high plateaus of Nova Ponente. The horse stable in Nova Ponente invites you to spend enjoyable hours on horseback and go for day rides on well-tempered Haflinger horses. Golf fans can concentrate on their sporting experience on the 18-hole course in the nearby village of Monte San Pietro.

Winter holidays in Nova Ponente - skiing in the Dolomites


Nova Ponente is the perfect destination for your winter holiday in South Tyrol. A wide array of winter hiking trails invites you to romantic rambling tours through a veritable winter wonderland. Winter sports enthusiasts can take advantage of the Nova Ponente lift or the free shuttle buses which will bring you directly to the prominent ski centre of Latemar/Obereggen. This ski resort is one of the most popular skiing regions of South Tyrol. With its 18 ski lifts and 50km of perfectly groomed pistes, the ski resort offers the perfect conditions for snowboarding and skiing in the Dolomites. Cross-country skiers can enjoy the spectacular winter wonderland of the South Tyrolean Dolomites on a network of 50km of trails in and around Nova Ponente. Moreover, you will definitely enjoy yourselves on the two toboggan runs. After a strenuous day in the mountains you can relax and recharge your batteries in one of the wellness hotels in Obereggen.

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