Vila di Sopra

Vila di Sopra is a popular starting point for tours in the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina nature park.

Vila di Sopra is surrounded by lushly-green meadows and has got 300 inhabitants and is the largest village second only to the main place of the municipality. It is located in the beautiful Valle di Vila and boasts a Gothic church. The head of the valley is characterised by the 3,105 m high Croda Nera.

Moreover the village is also starting point for several tours in the nature park, from this place you can also reach the earth pillars of Plata, which are truly popular with families.

A highlight for those who are interested in history is the chapel at the entrance of the village with its striking grotesque ornamentation, which is worth to be noticed.