The Alpe di Siusi holiday area in the heart of the Dolomites
is crisscrossed by numerous hiking trails
. Foodies, sportives and families can choose between leisurely strolls, circular tracks or several-day tours with overnight stay in a mountain hut. Whichever type of hiking trail you enjoy, the Dolomites, known for their stunning scenery and their unique beauty, has them all. More ... Among the most beautiful hiking tours in the Dolomites rank the excursion up to the Sciliar mountain, the Sassolungo group tour and the Bullaccia tour. A popular aim of a summit tour in the Dolomites is the Sassopiatto peak: the Sassopiatto is the only peak of the Sassolungo group which can be reached even by excursionists without climbing experiences. Also the villages of Castelrotto, Siusi, Fiè and Tires al Catinaccio can be discovered by foot: among the hiking trails, you’ll find the Laranza tour in Castelrotto, the Oswald von Wolkenstein trail in Siusi, the hut-to-hut-tour in Fiè allo Sciliar and hike through the Ciamin valley in Tires al Catinaccio.
Some of the hiking trails in the Dolomites are dedicated to themes linked to the Alpe di Siusi holiday area. The Geologist’s Path in Siusi shows the development of the Dolomites. The Farmstead Trail leads past some traditional farmsteads of Fiè and offers an insight in the farmer’s everyday life and culture. The Mushroom Footpath is all about the fascinating world of chanterelle, amanita muscaria & co. On the Alpe di Siusi you can follow the footsteps of the alpinist couple Hans and Paula Steger. If you’re into the world of the Sciliar witches, you will enjoy a hiking tour up to the Sciliar mountain or an excursion to the witches’ benches on the Alpe di Siusi and the witches’ chairs in Castelrotto.
Hiking trails in the Dolomites offer a unique experience for everyone: geologists go on an exciting discovering tour through 270 million years of earth history. Bon vivants, who want to combine a hiking tour with culinary delights, stop in one of the numerous huts along the hiking trails. Dolomite peaks are awaiting the summiteers and families go for a more leisurely excursion at the foot of the imposing Dolomites. You can even go barefoot while discovering the witches’ sources on the Alpe di Siusi.
A total of 350 km hiking trails crisscrosses the Alpe di Siusi holiday area and leads to matchless viewpoints, to cult places and to historical sites. In the Dolomites the world of legends, wonders of nature and history combine perfectly to a fascinating hiking experience in a World Natural Heritage Site.
Choose the hiking trail that suits you best.