Rein in Taufers / Riva di Tures
The idyllic mountain village at the foot of the Collalto/Hochgall is a real paradise for hikers and skiers. Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers is located in the heart of the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina Nature Park and boasts beautiful mountain lakes such as Lago di Gola/Klamlsee or the Lago Malersee. An experience not to be missed is the so-called "Kiekemma", also known as transhumance in Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers, when sheep and cattle return to the village after having spent the summer on the alpine pastures. For the occasion, the animals are decorated in bright colours and Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers welcomes them with a traditional celebration.
Hiking experiences in Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers
A very nice family hike in the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina Nature Park leads to the Malga Knutten/Knuttenalm. This hiking trail that starts in Riva/Rein and leads you past unspoilt nature and playful little creeks is a special experience for young and old. At the end you will be rewarded with a breathtaking mountain landscape and a wonderful view.
If you want to go higher, you are spoilt for choice: to the Rifugio Roma/Kasseler Hütte, to the Picco Palù/Großer Moosstock at 3,059 metres of height or to the Monte Lutta/Lutterkopf. There are numerous routes and paths to explore in this area. And also mountain bikers will find many cycle paths!
Winter holidays in Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers
In Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers there are two small lifts that lead to small ski areas, particularly popular with families with children and beginners.
If you prefer something bigger, you don't have to search long: the ski areas Speikboden and Klausberg, with their 73 km of snowy slopes, are waiting for you nearby. The Plan de Corones/Kronplatz ski area is also located just a few kilometres from Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers.