Skiing in Alta Pusteria

Skiing holiday in the Dolomites

Three new attractions for skiers in Alta Pusteria:

  1. A dream has come true: The ski areas Monte Elmo and Croda Rossa have a lift and ski link
  2. The train stops directly at the Monte Elmo cable car in Versciaco and invites you to skiing fun without a car
  3. Comprehensive access to over 200 km of pistes in the Dolomites with the Ski Val Pusteria express train: Every 30 minutes the train links the Skiing regions Sesto Dolomites and Plan de Corones.

Skiing region Sesto Dolomites  
Skiing holidays in Alta Pusteria offer skiing in the heart of the impressive Dolomites - UNESCO World Heritage. The skiing mountains Monte Elmo, Croda Rossa, Orto del Toro, Baranci and the ski area Val Comelico offer over 90 km of spectacular pistes for all abilities. Since winter 2014/15 the skiing mountains Monte Elmo and Croda Rossa are linked via pistes and cable cars!
Tip: The highlight tour “Ciro delle Cime”, a day tour on skis through the most beautiful corners of the Dolomites, offers special skiing fun.
For children and families there are the sunny pistes in the small and well laid-out skiing area Braies as well as the lifts in Waldheim in Sesto and of the Ski Center Rienza Dobbiaco. At the family friendly skiing mountain Baranci near San Candido a large children’s play park, kids ski cross track and toboggan run await snow loving children. On the Croda Rossa South Tyrol’s biggest family of snowmen, the reindeer and the toboggan run await you.  

Ski Val Pusteria express train
Comprehensive access to over 200 km of pistes! Every 30 minutes the Ski Val Pusteria express train connects the skiing region Sesto Dolomites and the Plan de Corones. At the lower cable car station Versciaco/Monte Elmo go to the new railway station and board a train to Perca-Plan de Corones (Ried). From there the revolving chair lift takes you to the Plan de Corones. No cumbersome taking off of ski boots, no laborious car journey: from the piste on the train and from there directly back on the piste. You can board the Ski Val Pusteria express train at the lower cable car station Versciaco/Monte Elmo, in San Candido, Dobbiaco and Villabassa. For this new dimension of skiing in South Tyrol you will need the combination ski ticket Sesto Dolomites and Plan de Corones or the ski pass Dolomiti Superski. You can obtain your train tickets free of charge from your host, provided they are members of the tourist association.

Dolomiti Superski
The skiing regions Sesto Dolomites and Plan de Corones are members of the Dolomiti Superski, Europe’s largest skiing network. 1 ski pass for 12 skiing areas and 1,200 km of pistes in the Dolomites! Ski to your heart’s content in the Sesto Dolomites, on Plan de Corones, in Cortina, Val Gardena, Alta Badia etc.