Spend a relaxing hiking holiday in Ora amid fragrant orchards and sunny vineyards. Here on the South Tyrolean Wine Road at the start of the long Dolomites Road, rural style and legendary South Tyrolean hospitality awaits holiday makers in one of the many hotels in Ora.

Holiday in Ora (Auer) - South Tyrol

Spend a relaxing hiking holiday in Ora amid fragrant orchards and sunny hillside vineyards. Here on the South Tyrolean Wine Road at the start of the long Dolomite Road, a rural and bucolic atmosphere awaits the holiday-maker, as does legendary South Tyrolean hospitality in one of the many hotels in Ora. Wine connoisseurs will delight in the fact that they are situated amid the vineyards, where the famous South Tyrolean wine varieties of Caldaro (Kalterersee), Pinot Noir and Lagrein come from. Choose from among the various holiday facilities: hiking in the South Tyrolean mountains, cycle and mountain bike tours or bathing in Lake Caldaro.

Beautiful hiking region in South Tyrol

The mild and sun-kissed climate offers countless opportunities for an active holiday in Ora. Numerous well-marked trails are great for trips into the beautiful vineyard scenery or to visit stunning castles along the Rio Nero (Schwarzenbach). There are also hiking trails to the nearby Regglberg and Monte Corno Natural Park that borders it. Another popular excursion is to the Hügel Castelfelder, which soars up near Ora and displays remnants of a Roman fortress. Plenty of choice for a unique hiking holiday in South Tyrol.

Varied sport and leisure facilities on holiday in Ora

Ora and its surroundings offer a varied holiday program for every requirement. The countless routes around Ora through apple plantations and hillside vineyards offer you the chance to go on beautiful bike and mountain bike tours. The family-friendly outdoor pool, four outdoor tennis courts, one indoor court, an air rifle shooting gallery, bowling alleys, a keep-fit track, two football pitches, an amusement park, a children's playground as well as natural bowling alleys provide even more variety on your activity holiday in Ora. Even bathing in the lake is possible here in South Tyrol: come to Lake Caldaro (Lake Kalter), the warmest bathing lake in the Alps and enjoy yourself swimming, surfing, sailing, pedal boating or rowing, all surrounded by a wonderful forest backdrop. In the winter there is ice skating and Alpine curling at the ice rink.

Main sights and culinary treats on a holiday in South Tyrol

Go on the trail of our forefathers and visit Ora Castle. This Renaissance construction was formerly the official offices of the sovereign princes. The oldest working organ is housed in St. Peter's Church, which boasts Gothic features and a Romanic steeple. Ora is also the ideal place for gourmands. Sample the culinary delicacies, choose natural produce and home-grown wine and take part in the numerous gastronomic and enological events, such as the speciality themed weeks and wine courses, as well as the wine sampling in October in the lowlands. An unforgettable stay is ensured in a homey setting at one of the holiday apartments in Ora.

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