Holidays in Corvara in Badia: emotions in the heart of the Dolomites
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Corvara in Badia: your perfect holiday in South Tyrol, with the Mt. Sassongher at your background, discovery this unique valley!
Situated at 1568m above sea level, it is the cradle of tourism in Alta Badia and a destination of great success in every season. Corvara, Kurfar in Ladin, has a long tradition of tourism. In the mid-17th century, young people started to walk with the first hikers to the surrounding peaks; even today, millions of tourists are enchanted every year by its unique natural landscape.
Thanks to its strategic position, you can cross meadows and forests enjoying breathtaking landscape, thus transforming the excursions into truly extraordinary experiences.
Its Ladin traditions will also make you appreciate the peace and friendliness typical of mountain villages. Corvara in Badia allows you to enjoy its beauty both in summer and winter through various activities: from skiing in winter to hiking, to ice skating in summer.
The snow in Corvara: magic, nature and much more
The snow in Corvara frames the entire winter season. Corvara is well equipped with a number of modern ski lifts.
The 130km long ski slopes offer various levels of difficulty, making Corvara a popular destination for skiers of all ages and experience. The red and blu ski slopes are the joy of the more quiet skiers and families with children. For beginners, the ski school offers courses of various levels and complexity, while professional skiers can try their hand at more challenging slopes such as Col Alto and Vallon-Boè, but also access the “Sellaronda” and the “Great War Ski Tour”, two of the most beautiful ski routes in the Dolomites.
The possibility to take long walks in the snow makes Corvara the perfect place for families with children. The path along the Gadera stream allows, for example, to cross snowy meadows and woods until you reach the Pisciadù waterfalls, where you can admire the suggestive ice falls.
The uncontaminated nature and tranquility that surround Corvara make all the requirements for a wellness holiday. The numerous touristic offers of hotels and apartments also provides visitors with wellness packages to enjoy a relaxing holiday.
Be surprised by the incredible snowy landscape of Corvara in Alta Badia.
Holidays with your children: Corvara, a place to discover
Corvara is full of Ladin culture and traditions. In the streets of Corvara you can breathe the folklore and festivities of the Ladin people. You can meet a wedding procession, a typical markets, a historical parade or a concert performed by the local band, involving adults and children in the daily life and traditions of a community of more than 300 years.
In the restaurants of the town, the flavors of Ladin cuisine are mixed with those Italian and German recipes. The result is a combination that is difficult to resist. You will have the opportunity to learn about customs and recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation, which will take you on a journey into the culinary culture of Corvara. Every restaurant provide a specific menu for the children.
Corvara is a town rich of monuments and museums, such as the church of St.Catherine, dating from 1347. Corvara in Badia is the ideal place for a family holiday dedicated to traditions and culture, without missing the opportunity to involve children in a unique fun.
Be enchanted by the Pearl of the Dolomites!
Summer in Corvara: nature, relaxing and wellness
Summer in Corvara begins around May, when the snow melts, giving way to unspoiled nature ready to be explored.
The temperate climate of this season also affects Corvara, making your excursions to the surrounding mountains enjoyable. The modern lifts are also available in summermodern lifts are also available in summer and with them you can easily reach the highest peaks, from where you leave for excursions by bike or on foot. While you’re walking, you can enjoy the extraordinary panorama of Val Badia.
The possibility to go on excursions of various difficulty and length make Corvara the favorite place for families with children. Thanks to the wide range of adventure parks, high altitude parks and the biotope lake, fun is guaranteed for everyone. Corvara offers a wide range of activities and facilities for leisure time and sport, such as golf, tennis or indoor ice skating.