Hiking in Val Pusteria/Pustertal Valley
Amidst the Dolomites in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park - Nestled in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park amidst the unique Dolomites, the mountains around Valdaora/Olang are a true paradise for hikers, climbers, and mountain bikers.
The Hotel Post Tolderhof promotes activities in nature with a program made to help you experience the true spectacle of the local topography. Guests of our Hotel and Residence can choose from a varied week-round program consisting of guided hikes with our mountain guides or panoramic bike riding tours from the Plätzwiese to Valdaora/Olang.
Exercise is good for body, mind and soul, and hiking is among the most healthy forms of exercise.
Hikers may can start their expeditions right from the door of our hotel: From here you can hike through Valdaora and the whole Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park, source of the mythological Dolomites sagas. Explore this unique landscape through hiking, climbing, or on mountainbike trails. Get more information about our bike tours from our "rent & go" sporting partners.
Once in the holiday region of Plan de Corones around the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park, you’re only a short distance from numerous biking and hiking trails. It’s worth the hiking excursion to see the nearby Vedrette di Ries-Aurina Nature Park, with its imposing summits, glaciers, waterfalls, and unique fauna that includes eagles, marmots, and chamois. Here, hikers can explore the south side of the Dolomites or ascend the north side, up to the Val Pusteria Valley mountain pastures.
For elderly or novice hikers, the hiking area around Valdaora and Fanes-Sennes-Braies also provides easy and rewarding walks on flat terrain with stunning panoramic views of the Dolomites.
2,5 h / 561 m / easy
4 h / 750 m / moderate
2,5 h / 815 m / moderate
This tour takes hikers to Fonda Savio hut, at almost 2400 metres a.s.l. in the Ampezzo Dolomites, extending on the south side of the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park. The Fonda Savio tour offers a unique view of the Three Peaks of Lavaredo.
2,5 hours 561 Altitude difference Level of difficulty: Easy
The continues for about four hours up to the 2,507 metre-high Piz da Peres in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park. The spectacular views of the Dolomites around Valdaora include a panoramic vantage of the opposite mountain range, Plan de Corones, which in winter becomes one of the most popular ski areas in South Tyrol.
4 hours 750 Altitude difference Level of difficulty: Moderate
The Terner-Jöchl ridge, also called "Am Joch", is a popular hiking destination and part of the main Alpine ridge. The route traverses Plan de Corones to the Fundres mountain range. Along the way, hikers will be treated to magnificent views. During this excursion, hikers will find mountain huts offering refreshments, such as the Pertinger Alm Alpine pasture with its famous view of the Dolomites. The tour can be carried out as a round trip. In winter, a popular ski route leads to the Terner Jöchl.
2,5 hours 815 Altitude difference Level of difficulty: Moderate
Our hiking guides accompany our guests 3 times a week on the most beautiful hikes in den Pustertal Valley and the Dolomites.
As passionate mountain guide and expert of the Dolomites, our hiking guide Luis accompany hiking groups along the most beautiful routes in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park, the Dolomites and to the mountains around Valdaora/Olang, which provide spectacular views.
We also offer guided tours into the Fundres mountains range, on the Terner-Jöchl, and up to the main Alpine ridge. Moreover, we always add new tours to our hiking program.
We have felt very comfortable from the first day at the hotel. The staff was always very friendly.“