Selva Val Gardena

Spend a relaxing hiking holiday in Wolkenstein- Val Gardena, one of the principal winter sports centres in the Dolomites.

Holiday in Wolkenstein Gardena - South Tyrol Dolomites Italy

Spend a relaxed hiking holiday in Selva, Val Gardena, one of the most important winter sports centres in the Dolomites. The wonderful Dolomites are the landmark of Val Gardena and will certainly make your holiday in Gardena an unforgettable experience. The hospitality and cordiality of your hosts in one of the many hotels in Selva will make your holiday a truly unforgettable one in such a relaxing and rejuvenating atmosphere. Val Gardena is famous for its hundreds of years old tradition of wood carving - the arts and craft of Gardena still remain the landmark of Val Gardena.

Hiking holidays in Selva in Gardena

Selva in Gardena offers a whole feast of rambling tours and hikes in Gardena. Well-signposted hiking trails at all altitudes will lead you to beautiful destinations. A hiking tour to the Puez mountain hut is well worth a visit, while beginners and more experienced mountain enthusiasts will have their fill when they go climbing in the small climbing garden at the entrance of Vallunga. The child-friendly atmosphere and the extensive meadows offer the perfect conditions for your family hiking tours in Gardena. Spend an unforgettable holiday in Gardena in the cosy atmosphere of the comfortably furnished hiking hotels in Selva.

Diverse sports and leisure offers in Selva

Selva and its surroundings offer a wide array of sports and leisure activities. In the summer, there are plenty of things to do: hiking, rock climbing, mountain climbing, cycling, paragliding, hang gliding, playing golf, horse riding and swimming - the choice is yours. In the winter, you can go cross-country skiing in the wonderful Vallunga, hiking or ice skating in the Pranives sports stadium. A skiing holiday in Gardena is a very special attraction - Danterceppies, Piz Sella or Ciaminoi invite you to have fun in the snow. You might as well choose the beautiful Sella Ronda as an alternative. After an exciting day in the mountains you can relax and indulge in the pleasures of wellbeing in one of the wellness hotels in Gardena.

What's on for kids and family in Selva

Take advantage of the playgrounds in Selva and make the most of the wide array of services for kids, and your family holiday in Gardena will most definitely be an unforgettable experience. The children's club Verdebello offers a lot of fun, games, adventure and action for our youngest guests in Selva. We organise beautiful walks and excursions to the surroundings of Selva. Moreover, you can enjoy a whole feast of activities, such as outdoor barbecues, various games and expeditions to discover our beautiful nature. Once the weather is not too good, we paint together; do handicrafts with clay and more. A comfortably furnished hotel or holiday home in Selva is the perfect accommodation for you and your family.


Let the world of our ancestors work its magic on you. Selva is rich in culture and tradition and offers numerous sights that are definitely worth a visit, such as the wonderful Santa Maria a Nives parochial church, the picturesque San Silvestro chapel in Vallunga or the ruins of Castle Wolkenstein at the entrance of Vallunga. With all these unique cultural and natural treasures, your hiking holiday in Selva will certainly be an unforgettable experience!


The alpine skier Carlo Senoner, winner of the gold medal of the Alpine World Ski Championships of 1966 in Portillo, as well as Peter Runggaldier and Werner Perathoner, both of whom won numerous World Cup races, are the most famous personalities of Selva. The so-called skiing pioneers are sons of Selva and the pride of Val Gardena.

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