Valdaora is surrounded by the mountains of the Plan de Corones, the Piz da Peres and the Lago Colli Alti.
The municipality of Valdaora is located in the heart of the Val Pusteria and stretches from 981 to 2,567 m asl. Valdaora di Sopra, Valdaora di Mezzo, Valdaora di Sotto and Sorafurcia, the highest located village, make part of the municipality. Valdaora is directly located along the cycle track of the Val Pusteria. To return, you can choose to comfortably use the train.
There are plenty of leisure time activities: walking to the Cima delle Tre Dita, a walk to Lake Colli Alti, walking in the Nordic Walking Park or a tennis match, Valdaora is able to satisfy all your needs. And of course in winter, skiing is the first-choice pasttime, as Valdaora is located at the foot of the Plan de Corones and offers a lower terminus that makes you reach the top within a short time. Get on, get started.
By the way, Valdaora is also known with those who love sledging, as the World Championships in this sports was staged in Valdaora. Also those who love cross-country skiing can look forward to their stay in Valdaora, as a 10 km long ski run stretches in the valley basin. By the way, one of the most famous citizens of the municipality is the German tv representor Markus Lanz, famous also due to his Greenland expedition.