pragser wildsee winter
pragser wildsee winter

Val Pusteria

The “Green Valley” in the east of South Tyrol extends from the Rio Pusteria Fortress and the town of Brunico to Lienz in East Tyrol.

While gentle Alpine meadows, forests and sun-drenched high plateaus characterise the Lower Val Pusteria, the Upper Val Pusteria mainly attracts attention by the rough pinnacles of the Sesto Dolomites, above all the Three Peaks of Lavaredo. Natural highlights such as Lake Braies and Lake Anterselva - famous beyond the borders - bring numerous visitors in this part of the Val Pusteria

Sesto Dolomites, Fanes-Senes-Braies, Vedrette di Ries, Puez-Odle - the nature parks in the valley provide for the protection of this unique landscape. Equally varied is the offer in winter: skiing on Mt. Plan de Corones, a ski tour in the Braies Dolomites, snowman building on the Prato Piazza high plateau, or tobogganing on Mt. Croda Rossa, where Italy's only reindeer herd lives...

Suggest an edit/correction

Our editorial staff is always committed to ensuring the highest quality and accuracy of the information we publish. If you have suggestions to improve this page you can send them to us using the form below. Thank you in advance!

  1. Bruneck Stadt Winter Drohne


    The backdrop of the town of Brunico with the castle hill is the Plan de Corones,…
  2. Alta Badia St Vigil in Enneberg


    Marebbe in the Val Badia valley tells of the Realm of the Fanes, wide open spaces…
  3. Langlaufen Gsiesertal

    Valle di Casies

    The Val Casies valley is one of the most unspoilt valleys in South Tyrol: with its…
  4. Pustertal Innichen

    San Candido

    At the foot of the Monte Baranci in the Dolomites, there is the charming market…
  5. kiens dorf winter


    The diversity of butterflies and the history of the Counts Künigl can be discovered…
  6. Niederdorf winter villabassa inverno


    Villabassa is the cradle of tourism in the Val Pusteria: already in the 19th…
  7. olang richtung mitterolang winter


    In Valdaora, both in summer and winter you can enjoy direct access to the Plan de…
  8. percha oberwielenbach winter


    Earth Pyramids, the “Talile” in Vila di Sopra, the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina Nature…
  9. pfalzen winter


    The bathing pond of Lake Issengo and the high rope course KronAction are the main…
  10. plaetzwiese hochalm pragser tal winter


    The high-plateau of Prato Piazza and the emerald green Lago di Braies make your…
  11. antholzer see winter

    Rasun Anterselva

    Lake Anterselva is the jewel of the municipality in the Vedrette di Ries nature park.
  12. st lorenzen sonnenburg winter

    San Lorenzo di Sebato

    The market town of San Lorenzo offers a museum that gives an insight into the Roman…
  13. st martin in thurn winter

    San Martino in Badia

    Ciastel de Tor rises proudly with the Ladin Museum in San Martino in Badia, one of…
  14. Sexten St Veit Winter


    The world-famous Three Peaks and the Dolomite landscape of Mt. Elmo and Croda Rossa…
  15. landschaft bei nunewieser terenten


    The sun rules in Terento: The village on the plateau high above the Val Pusteria…
  16. Langlaufen Toblach Schluderbach fr


    Two magnificent mountain lakes, Lake Landro and Lake Dobbiaco, are located in…
  17. vintl pfunders winter


    Loden World and fine cheese, Vallarga and Fundres Mountains - that’s Vandoies, one…
  18. Pustertal Welsberg


    Monguelfo and its sun terrace Tesido, are guarded by Monguelfo Castle, the oldest…

Suggested accommodations: Val Pusteria show all

Tips and more infos