If you are looking for the best place for relaxation, then Valdaora (Olang) should be your first choice: not only is hospitality top priority, but there is also plenty of peace and natural scenery to be found, plus spectacular views of the Dolomites.

Holiday in Valdaora (Olang), Plan de Corones - Val Pusteria - Italian South Tyrol

If you fancy peace, quiet and relaxation, then Valdaora is perfect for you, as it offers hospitality, wonderful establishments, nature and peace at once as well as a picturesque view of the Dolomites. Valdaora is located in immediate vicinity of the Plan de Corones ski resort, with the long downhill skiing pistes leading directly to the village. That is why Valdaora is also a popular winter sports centre. The sincere hospitality of your hosts is yet another reason for spending a holiday in Val Pusteria in one of the many cosy hotels in Valdaora.

Hiking holidays in Valdaora in Val Pusteria

With its numerous hiking trails for all ages and abilities, Valdaora is a true hikers' paradise. Well-signposted hiking trails at all altitudes will lead you to beautiful destinations where you will enjoy a wonderful view of the Dolomites. The nearby Fanes-Sennes-Braies Nature Park and the Vedrette di Ries - Aurina Nature Reserve are well worth a visit. The fascinating landscape and the wide meadows offer the perfect conditions for your child-friendly family hiking tours in the Dolomites. Mountaineers should set out to discover the Col Vallaccia, the Piz da Peres or the Pizzo Tre Dita. If you are still looking for a place to stay, we recommend a stay in one of our comfortable holiday homes in Val Pusteria.

Diverse sports and leisure offers in Valdaora

Valdaora offers a wide array of sports and leisure activities. The choice is yours: in the summer, you can go hiking in the Dolomites, cycling, swimming and paragliding - you might as well spend a day of fishing at the Valdaora reservoir and more. In the winter, you can have fun in a veritable winter wonderland waiting to be explored by you during romantic walks, along the cross-country ski runs and more. If you fancy a skiing holiday at Plan de Corones, then Valdaora is perfect for you. Leave your establishment and off you go: skiing on perfectly groomed pistes, snowboarding, carving, tobogganing and more! If you want to relax and succumb to the pleasures of wellbeing after an active day in the mountains, you should let yourself be pampered from top to toe in our excellent wellness hotels in Val Pusteria, South Tyrol.

What's on for kids and family on Valdaora

Valdaora offers something to suit kids and families alike with our tailored services including numerous activities full of games, fun and adventure. We explore the local farms and their animals with you, organise treasure hunts, play cowboy and Indian, go horse riding, organise barbecues and more. In the winter, the Plan de Corones ski resort makes your kids' dreams come true! Here you can learn skiing in a playful way and enjoy yourselves at the ski kindergartens that have been set up just for you or play games at our indoor playing centres for kids. Whatever activities you choose to participate in, you will most definitely be in good hands in one of the comfortable hotels in Plan de Corones.


Valdaora offers numerous sights and cultural attractions. The parochial church of Valdaora di Sotto is a artistic treasure, as are the wonderful San Egidio church in Valdaora di Mezzo, the St. Mary's church in Valdaora di Sotto, the neo-Gothic church of Saint Wolfgang in Sorafurcia, the Black Death monument commemorating the plague of 1543, the Peter Sigmair monument, the monolith and a Roman milestone in Valdaora di Sopra, the Preindler chapel in Valdaora di Sotto or the renovated limekiln and the sulphur bath Bad Bergfall in Sorafurcia. These natural and cultural treasures are well worth a visit and will make your holiday in Val Pusteria in South Tyrol an enchanting and unforgettable one.

Culinary delights

Connoisseurs will have their fill during their stay in Valdaora with our cuisine not only offering exquisite local international dishes, but also typical South Tyrolean treats. Try our local delights and you will enjoy every mouthful of it! We proudly serve Kasnocken (cheese dumplings), bacon dumplings, Schlutzkrapfen (a ravioli dish) and a sweet apple pie or other treats for dessert. Don't forget that every good meal should be accompanied by a fine glass of excellent South Tyrolean wine. With all these delights, your holiday in Val Pusteria will be a true culinary adventure!

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