Hiking in La Villa – Alta Badia

Exciting experiences in contact with natural wonders

Your holiday at the Gran Risa Wellness Hotel takes you into the heart of the Dolomites, a UNESCO world heritage site. You will be at the perfect starting point for many hikes to discover the famous natural wonders of Alta Badia. You can enjoy 400 kilometres of paths through green meadows and grasslands, luxuriant forests, picturesque alpine towns, pastures, lodges and rocky trails. A hiking paradise in Alta Badia with routes for relaxing family walks or more challenging hikes for experts.

From La Villa to the Gardenaccia Lodge

A stunning medium-difficulty itinerary through the uncontaminated nature of the Puez-Odle nature parks. At the Ütia Gardenaccia Lodge at 2,000 metres, you will enjoy a peerless panoramic view, and then continue over various peaks like the Para da Giai and Somamunt, and you can choose from many different paths on the way back.

Panoramic walk from Piz La Ila to S. Cassiano and back to La Villa on the "Tru di Artisc"

Charming walk including art and nature. Just outside our hotel you can climb fast with the ‘Piz La Ila’ ski lift; once at altitude you continue to Pralongià and then descend towards San Cassiano. On the way back, taking the artists’ path (‘Tru di Artisc’ in Ladin) is full of wonders both large and small. ‘Tru di Artisc’ is a fantastic open-air museum with many works by artists from various parts of the Dolomites.

From La Villa to the Santa Croce shrine

Facing the majestic mountain of the same name, the Santa Croce shrine offers one of the most attractive landscapes in Alta Badia. La Villa is the perfect starting point for a delightful outing to the ‘La Crusc’ shrine. Once you reach the Cianins dessot area, you can choose to continue along two easy trails, suitable even for children, which take you to your destination in two hours. 

Hiking and walking in Alta Badia

Easy hiking in Alta Badia