Every Monday

 

Exploring Ortisei - guided tour through the village

Ortisei, the biggest town in Val Gardena. Blessed with an unique natural backdrop and an interesting cultural tradition, Ortisei has always been worth a visit. However what makes this trip really unforgettable has always been, and willl always be, meeting the locals

  • Meeting point: Tourist Office Ortisei
  • 5 pm
  • Duration: 1 hours
  • Price: Free of charge

 

Wood Emotions - The energy of the wood

A man true to his word: Diego Deiana was born in 1971 in S. Cristina and his main goal is to ensure that " every excursion in Val Gardena and the Dolomites is an unforgettable experience" He is a qualified excursion and hiking guide, knows the healing properties of herbs and plants like no other and, as if that weren´t enough, he´s also a talented glider. His attetntion to detail is what makes him stand out in all of the above.

  • Meeting point: Tourist Office Ortisei
  • Starting time: 9.30 am
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Price: Free of charge

Every Tuesday and Wednesday

Wood carving course - experience art up close

The woodcarving tradition in Val Gardena dates back several centuries, to times when the locals were trying to form wooden figures with simple tools to spend the long winter nights. This course offers guests interested in art the possibility to learn the basic knowledge of the Val Gardena wood carving art under skilled supervision.

  • Days: Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Meeting point: Professional School Cademia, Ortisei
  • Tuesday: 09.30 am – 12.30 am and 2.30 pm – 5.30 pm
  • Wednesday: 09.30 am – 12.30 am
  • Duration: 9 hours Price: 55.00 €
  • Price: 60.00 € 

Minimum of age: 16 years!

 

The old mills and rose garden of Bulla

The old mills of Bulla were built between the 18th-19th century and were used to grind the locally grown cereals. The guided visit gives you an insight into the historic background of this interesting craft. Afterwards you will have the chance to visit the rose garden at the Charmehotel Uhrerhof with its picturesque splendour of 5,000 roses, an island of tranquillity that will awake not only the sense of smell.

  • Meeting point: Hotel Mesavia – Bulla
  • Starting time: 2.30 pm
  • Duration: approx. 2,5 hours
  • Price: Free of charge

Every Wednesday

 Yoga practice in the nature

Inhale fresh mountain air, bring your own mind to rest and gain new energy. During this activity, you can discover and practice Yoga exercises, learn to deal with stressful situations and face the challenges with serenity, reflection and mental safeness. (from June until middle of September)

  • Start: 9.30 am
  • Meeting point: Tourist Office Ortisei
  • Level: easy
  • Price: Free of charge

Every Thursday

Visit in the museum: Geology and fossils in the Dolomites

Guided visit of the fossil and rock collection of the museum with a practical part.
There is also the possibility to see the rocks at the microscopes

  • Meeting point: at 4 pm in the Museum Gherdëina
  • Duration: 60 min. (45 min. of Guided tour and 15 min. of practical part at the rock table)
  • Price: admission to the museum: € 2.5 adults, families € 5

Every Friday

Visit to a farm

Take an exciting guided visit to the Tiscion farm:
experience life on a farm and look over the shoulder of the farmwomen working!
You will have the possibility to feed and stroke cows and calves,
to watch how the cows are milked and to taste homemade products.

  • Meeting point: Tourist Office Ortisei
  • Starting time: 9.45 am
  • Duration: approx. 3 hours
  • Price per person: 5.00