A vgr wintersport cober
A vgr wintersport cober

Winter sports

Infinite pleasures for winter sports enthusiast beyond compare can be experienced in the Val Gardena valley, in the heart of the Dolomites, that wrote ski history.

In the Val Gardena, not only ski history, but also film history was written. On the one hand, winter sports champions such as Isolde Kostner, Peter Runggaldier and Carolina Kostner were born in this place. A highly particular experience for skiers is the Sellaronda, a ski circuit that takes you on skis round the Sella mountain massif in one day only. Enough superlatives, let’s have a closer look at this fascinating Dolomite valley.

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. Skiing & snowboarding
    A vgr skifahren snb cober

    Skiing & snowboarding

    State-of-the-art lift facilities, ski slopes for every level, ski champions and…
  2. Skiing area Valgardena - Alpe di Siusi
    A skigebiet vgr cober

    Skiing area Valgardena - Alpe di Siusi

    Saslong, Cir, Ciampinoi, Seceda or Alpe di Siusi - varied and numerous are the…
  3. Interactive map of the Val Gardena Skiing Areas
    skimap dolomiti superski

    Interactive map of the Val Gardena Skiing Areas

    Where to find skiing areas and winter sports opportunities in the Val Gardena valley.
  4. Dolomiti Superski
    A vgr dolomiti superski cober

    Dolomiti Superski

    Dolomiti Superski stands for 1,220 km of ski slopes, 1 skiing regions and one ski…
  5. Sellaronda
    Skigebiet Sellaronda Sellarunde verso Canazei Lupo Bianco


    Skiing around the gigantic Gruppo Sella in the Dolomites is a pleasure…
  6. Ski buses in Val Gardena
    skihelm ski bus

    Ski buses in Val Gardena

    About ski buses and railway connections, 7-day tickets and where to buy them.
  7. Val Gardena Ronda Express
    ronda Express

    Val Gardena Ronda Express

    The Val Gardena funicular railway - an ideal connection from Seceda to Ciampinoi
  8. Ski schools

    Ski schools

    The offer of the ski schools is widespread and there is something for every taste,…
  9. Cross-country skiing
    A vgr skilanglauf cober

    Cross-country skiing

    An overview of the cross-country ski runs in the snow-covered Val Gardena valley.
  10. Ski touring

    Ski touring

    Endless snow-covered areas, fairytale-like sceneries, striking mountains and the…
  11. Walking-tours in winter
    A vgr winterwandern cober

    Walking-tours in winter

    Hiking in winter becomes more and more popular. A very special experience in the…
  12. Tobogganing


    Tobogganing in the Val Gardena valley is an activity for family holidays.
  13. Ice Skating
    RS Montiggl Winter Eislaufen

    Ice Skating

    Ice skating has a long tradition in the Val Gardena valley. Each village offers its…
  14. Ice hockey
    Montiggl Winter Eislaufen Hockey P

    Ice hockey

    A sport dating back to the beginning of the 20th century in the Val Gardena valley.
  15. Carolina Kostner
    Carolina Kostner

    Carolina Kostner

    Carolina Kostner is figure skating World Champion 2012 and lives in Ortisei in the…
  16. Ice and snow sculptures contest
    eisskulpturen festival

    Ice and snow sculptures contest

    Every year in January, wonderful ice sculptures can be admired in Ortisei, whereas…
  17. Val Gardena Ciasp
    val gardena ciasp

    Val Gardena Ciasp

    A very popular snow shoeing race on Mount Pana in the environs of S. Christina.
  18. Sella Ronda Skimarathon
    sella ronda skimarathon

    Sella Ronda Skimarathon

    The “Sella Ronda Skimarathon” is an international ski mountaineering night race in…
  19. Gardenissima


    On the famous Seceda ski slope, every year there is the longest giant slalom in the…
  20. Christmas on Ice
    stars on ice tv

    Christmas on Ice

    The ice stadium of Pranives in Selva di Gardena is venue for very special figure…
  21. FIS World Cup Val Gardena
    Kilde Alexander Aamodt Winner Downhill P

    FIS World Cup Val Gardena

    About the Super G and Downhill World Cup, the Saslong run and a new special highlight.
  22. Aprés ski in the Val Gardena
    apres ski

    Aprés ski in the Val Gardena

    Mountain huts, Aprés ski locations and various events staged in the three villages…
  23. Natural protection
    Groeden P naturschutz winter

    Natural protection

    Since 2009, the Dolomites have belonged to the Natural World Heritage sites - one…

Suggested accommodations

  1. Garni Hotel Concordia
    Garni Hotel Concordia

    Garni Hotel Concordia

Tips and more infos