Kastelruth / Castelrotto
The Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm in South Tyrol is the largest high-altitude pasture in Europe and lies in the heart of the Dolomites. The locality consists of several small villages, of which Castelrotto/Kastelruth is the centre. The beautiful alpine village at the foot of the Sciliar/Schlern has something to offer for everyone: numerous shops and excellent restaurants, as well as countless leisure activities await you here. Every year in October you can also experience the famous local band "Kastelruther Spatzen" live in its hometown Castelrotto/Kastelruth.
450 km of hiking fun
With a short walk from the village centre you can reach the chairlift at the ski resort Marinzen, which takes you up to 1,500 metres in altitude in just a few minutes. From here you have a wide range of activities to choose from: guided bike tours, hikes or a visit to the petting zoo, which will guarantee a lot of fun for the whole family.
In a few minutes, a cable car takes you from Siusi/Seis to the Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm, where a breathtaking mountain landscape awaits you to be explored! Experience numerous lift facilities, guided hiking and mountain bike tours and climb the peaks of Europe's largest mountain plateau.
Ski fun for the whole family
In winter, you can ski on the 3 km long cross-country skiing trail of the picturesque mountain village of Castelrotto/Kastelruth. If that's not enough for you, the Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm is the place to be.
The ski resort Val Gardena-Alpe di Siusi near Castelrotto/Kastelruth guarantees 175 km of skiing fun and is one of the most family-friendly ski areas in South Tyrol. Two ski schools ensure safety on the skis even for the youngest children. Italy's best snow park with a length of 1.5 km is also located here.
The Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm also offers a 50 km long network of trails for snowshoe hikes with breathtaking views of the Dolomites.