The church and some houses in the village of La Valle in Alta Badia Wooden House on a meadow with mountain view
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La Valle in Val Badia: a paradise for hikes and trekking


La Valle in Val Badia is a small and quiet mountain village, situated at the foot of Armentara and Sasso Santa Croce.

This village is located an altitude of 1353 meters above sea level, totally surrounded by unspoiled nature and an idyllic landscape. The silence and the peace make La Valle the ideal destination for those seeking a relaxing holiday, quiet and rest. In the surrounding of the village there is the path for meditation “Memento Vivere”, which will help you to find your balance, the peace and your harmony.

La Valle is considered a paradise for hikers and mountaineer, who can satisfy here their desires and explore the surrounding area.

La Valle in Alta Badia allows you to appreciate its beauty with some activities both in summer and in winter: from skiing, to ice skating and hiking in nature.


View of a snowy wooden house La Valle during the winter

La Valle in Alta Badia: living the winter in the quiet of the mountain

The winter in La Valle in Alta Badia covers the whole village with a soft white mantle, enveloping and involving you in a magical atmosphere.

It is located between the famous ski areas of Plan de Corones, Sellaronda and Alta Badia, which can be easily reached thanks to the ski lift system.

The Armentara slope, near the town of La Valle, winds through meadows and forests offering a unique panorama in the world. With its 7300 meters is ideal for lovers  of cross-country skiing. So you can enjoy the peace, silence and clean air finding yourself and your natural balance.

In a few minutes you can reach the tobbogan run Armentara. It is totally immersed in nature and allows you to admire the fantastic view of the Sasso Santa Croce.

A typical mountain farm in La Valle


La Valle in Val Badia: living the summer between hiking, sports and culture

In 2015 La Valle in Val Badia received the certification of “Hiking Village” and joinen the group European Hiking Villages.

According to your needs, you can choose from 5 walking tour among those offered by La Valle that will lead you to discovery the country, the Ladin farms and much more!

The “Tru di Pra”, the mountain meadow path that leads you to the Armentara meadows, is worth a visit. The extraordinary beauty of the Dolomites, the 197 species of flower in the Armentara meadows and the green gentle slope will accompany you on excursions for a holiday in nature.

La Val is the ideal destination for a family holiday. Here the children can discover the landscape around them, have fun in the playgrounds or in the water parks and much more!

During the summer season there is a half marathon. Starting from La Valle you can follow the most interesting walking tour and route, where what counts is not the speed but the beauty of the places you cross.

Come and discover the summer in La Valle!


A fence and house in the village of La Valle A wooden crucifix along a mountain road


La Valle in Alta Badia: what to see?

La Valle in Alta Badia is renowned for its local architecture. Everywhere in the village you can admire the typical “Les Viles”, the typical houses of the ladin farmers.

Starting from the village in a few minutes you can reach the St. Barbara Chapel with its charming atmosphere. The chapel was built in 1491 by the miners who extracted minerals from Mount Pore.

The lift system open in every season, will take you to discover the surrounding Dolomites.

Do not miss the event “Sonns y Saus de Armentara”. Every year in September the meadows are covered with Ladin specialities, music from local choirs, folklore and much more. You will find yourself immersed in a world of memories, history and traditions.

La Valle is a town rich of culture and traditions. There are many events organized to let you enjoy the true spirit of Ladin people.

Let yourself be involved by the unique atmosphere of La Val!

Entrance of the village of La Valle in Alta Badia
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