You can expect a winter holiday with a thousand aspects in South Tyrol in the 5 star Mirabell Dolomites. Luxury. Ayurveda & Spa. Experience the winter landscape of Pusteria Valley with gentle winter activities like cross-country skiing, discover the Dolomites with ski mountaineering with breathtaking views of the 3,000 metre peaks. Enjoy a romantic winter fairytale for two with a trip in a horse-drawn carriage during your romantic holidays in South Tyrol or while sledging with a break at a snow-covered cabin. Taste the South Tyrol specialities at the Christmas market or admire the beauty of nature above Pusteria Valley during a paragliding flight.
And after an intense day of your winter holiday, relax in our Aurora worlds with the pampering of wellness and relaxation in the sauna, the swimming pools, during the treatments and massages of our 5 star Wellness hotel in South Tyrol.
Combine the pleasure of wellness with the winter pleasures of nature - for an electrifying and energetic winter holiday. During the winter wellness holiday in South Tyrol, we will take you to the most beautiful spots of Valdaora and in the region of Kronplatz. You will be accompanied by the hosts and companions organising the free time at our hotel with the Mirabell activities programme. You will be there when the best femaile ski athletes compete in FIS Worldcup giant slalom Kronplatz on the Erta slope or the biathlon champions compete in the IBU Biathlon World Cup in nearby Antholz. Or put on skis and explore with us the Dolomites in Cortina, the exclusive Sella-Ronda with Marmolada, the ski resort of Kronplatz, or go on a guided hike with snowshoes around Lake Braies or a fun sledge descent with convivial refuge and walks and winter hikes in the valley of Anterselva.
Cross-country skiing in Pusteria Valley
Pusteria Valley is one of the most beautiful areas for cross-country skiing of South Tyrol and it is popular with cross-country skiers of all styles, both classic and skating. Slide gently through snow-covered meadows on beaten tracks in the region of Kronplatz in South Tyrol, which is part of the 300 km network of the "Dolomites NordicSki". From the level pathways around Kronplatz and its lateral valleys, like the twin track 10 km route to Olang, to the high altitude path on Würzjoch at an altitude of 2,000 metres, explore the network of beautifully prepared paths with numerous restaurants along the route.
The Biathlon Centre of Antholz lies a few minutes by car from Valdaora. In this snow-covered region, nordic athletes will find a real Mecca for cross-country skiing and biathlon.
Tour on skis, hikes on snowshoes and winter walks
Ski mountaineering on holidays in Pusteria Valley
Pusteria Valley has become a real Mecca for winter ski mountaineering: snow-covered slopes and mountain peaks with a unique panoramic view of the most beautiful peaks of South Tyrol off unique views and the feeling of unlimited freedom.
When you go ski mountaineering and hike on skis on fresh snow, you explore the winter landscape in total peace and silence, far from the crowded ski slopes. Let you gaze wander over the valley and the surrounding mountains and enjoy the wonderful feeling of having done it alone. When skiing in South Tyrol, it is important to have the right equipment and know the territory. Expert guides will also take beginners to the most beautiful places of Pusteria Valley.
Both for beginners and expert ski mountaineers, the tourist region of Kronplatz offers opportunities for skiing excursions at all levels, from the Dolomites to the main crest of the Alps and beyond.
Winter hikes in the region of Kronplatz
The region of Kronplatz offers marvellous winter hiking paths and paths through the fields to discover nature around Valdaora in a marvellous way. With children, in a group or alone, a real winter paradise awaits you in snow-covered Pusteria Valley. Explore the valleys, the forests and the mountains in a simple way during the winter hikes or with snowshoes.
Fun on a sledge, paragliding & Co
Jump on a sledge and head off for winter fun! During your winter holiday, sledge tracks are available of all lengths around Valdaora – from the 100 metre slope with the magic carpet for little ones in the Panorama winter sports area in Valdaora di Sopra to the night sledge track for adults with awell-deserved typical dinner at the refuge.
- Valdaora di Sopra / Brunst Alpine Hut: around 7 km long
- Tesido / Taistner Alpine Hut: around 5 km long
- Antholz / Steinzger Alpine Hut: around 4 km long
- Antholz / Staller Satel : around 6 km long
- Casies / Stumpf Alpine Hut : around 4 km long
- Perca / Oberwielenbach: around 3 km long
Sledges for hire at no charge are available at the hotel for your sledge party in South Tyrol.
Experience freedom and adventure with paragliding and on a flight in tandem. Departure from Kronplatz, 2,275 metre high, in good weather, guarantees marvellous views:a unique experience.
For those seeking more adventure, ice climbing is a real option. And for those who like more tranquillity but still seek fun, skating on ice offers an embarrassment of choice among the numerous skating areas in Pusteria Valley.
Christmas markets in South Tyrol
Enjoy the Advent period in South Tyrol with the numerous Christmas markets during a wellness weekend in South Tyrol in our romantic hotel in the Dolomites. A warm jug of mulled wine will warm you up as you walk pleasantly through the enchanting markets of the traditional Advent in South Tyrol, absorbing the pre-Christmas spirit. The Christmas market of Brunico is particularly appreciated, a few minutes by car from the 5 star Mirabell Hotel in Valdaora.
You can also discover the South Tyrol tradition and the atmosphere of Adventin the markets of Bressanone, San Candido or Lake Braies. Or make the most of an excursion in the South Tyrol capital Bolzano with a visit to the Christmas market of Bolzano. At Merano, you can admire South Tyrol craftsmanship, the culinary delights and the South Tyrol tradition of Advent in Merano.
As our guest, you will receive the free Holidaypass Premium Valdaora for local public transport that will take you directly to the numerous Christmas markets.