The mountain village of Gaveis is located in the heart of a great natural landscape and is surrounded by the Guardia Alta, the Cima della Mutta, Monte Ivigna and Monte Cervina.
Above Caines, there is the little village of Gaveis, located at 1,278 m asl. This village belonging to the municipality of Rifiano stretches in idyllic position on a slope, surrounded by meadows and forests, exactly where the Valle di Sopranes branches off the Val Passiria. Underneath the village, the Alta Via Meranese passes by, for this reason Gaveis is of course the ideal place to start a hike on this fabulous route.
Those who love nature and hiking have chosen the right place to stay at, as the possibilities to spend active holidays are multifaceted both for adults and kids. A walk to the Rif. Lungovalle or to the Obisell pastures, there is something for every taste and in every level of difficulty.
In the cold season you can experience the surroundings with your snow-shoes or try tobogganing. For those who prefer skiing, the Merano 2000 and Plan skiing area in Val Passiria are within easy reach.