Hiking around the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz: nature at its best
Get on your hiking boots and out into nature! This is the motto around our hotel in Valdaora/Olang. There is something for everyone when it comes to hiking around the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz: from leisurely walks and enjoyable hikes through shady forests to challenging summit tours that require strong legs and endurance. Hiking at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz mountain near Valdaora/Olang is all about the magnificent panorama and the combination of nature and culture. Plan de Corones/Kronplatz offers two fantastic museums (the Messner Mountain Museum Corones and the Lumen Museum of Mountain Photography). In the magnificent Alpine nature with a view of the famous Dolomites and the impressive peaks of the main Alpine ridge, unwinding and relaxing is easy. No wonder, since our hotel at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz is located between three nature parks:
- Ries-Aurina/Rieserferner Ahrn
Many rustic huts and mountain inns invite you to take a break and enjoy a hearty snack and other South Tyrolean specialities. If you’d prefer to take it easy while hiking around the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz, you can easily master the elevation difference with one of the lifts from Brunico/Bruneck, Valdaora/Olang, or the Passo Furcia/Furkel Pass.
Mountaineering & climbing on holiday at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz
Seventh heaven. There’s no other way for climbers, mountaineers, and hikers to describe the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz holiday region. It offers everything you could wish for as a die-hard mountain fan on holiday at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz:
- Impressive climbing areas in the beautiful outdoors, e.g. in S. Lorenzo di Sebato/St. Lorenzen, Villa Santa Caterina/Aufhofen, Chienes/Kiens, and Campo Tures/Sand in Taufers
- Well-equipped climbing halls like in Brunico/Bruneck or the boulder hall in Valdaora di Mezzo/Mitterolang
- Climbing parks and high ropes courses such as the KronAction Outdoor & Fun Park in Falzes/Pfalzen
- Various via ferrata in the nearby Dolomites and in the Valle Aurina/Ahrntal mountains
Action and adventure on holiday at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz
Fancy a thrill on holiday at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz? Our recommendation for water lovers: rafting! You can experience the Rienza/Rienz river in all its facets just a few kilometres from Brunico/Bruneck. Or how about canyoning? You will cross dizzying gorges, abseil at the edge of roaring waterfalls, or jump into crystal clear water. A must for thrill-seekers on holiday at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz!
Would you rather soar gracefully in the air and view the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz holiday region from a bird’s eye view? Then paragliding is perfect for you! The area around the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz mountain is a real paradise for paragliders. Accompanied by certified paragliders, you can take off in tandem either from the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz (2,275 m) or the Monte Spico/Speikboden (2,400 m). Fun fact: The paragliding event Red Bull X-Alps always makes a stop at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz. Get ready to experience the freedom of adventure on holiday at the Plan de Corones/Kronplatz!