The friendly holiday-destination Innichen, near by the nature park of the Sextner Dolomites in South Tyrol, is a village with 3.136 inhabitants and it is especially for families a well known vacation resort. Surrounded from high ranges of mountains, deep lakes and alpine fauna, Innichen offers for kids and adults a great variety of possibilities of recreational activities. The locality has a long history and many of the old lanes, historical houses, the countless artistic monuments, roman constructions and antique buildings are an evidence of past civilizations. Besides that it is said that the emperor Franz Joseph I. of Austria came many times to Innichen because of its pristine water, today called 'Kaiserwasser' (the water of the imperator).
This place does not only offer history! The suggestive peaks of the Dolomites admit even a great variety of sports!
Plenty of winter sport activities can be done during the cold months, when the landscapes are covered by snow. In the ski arena Haunold it's possible to get some adventuresome excursions of backcountry skiers, snowboard-action and typical ski-runs with the whole family. But even toboggan, cross-country skiing and peaceful walks are loved activities that can be practiced in the area of the Hochpustertal.
During the summer months the untouched nature of the valley invites its guests to get outdoor activities, as mountain biking, hiking, picnicking and many others.
- Historical and cultural attractions: Roman monuments and ancient buildings
- Many sport offers at the foot of the Dolomites: hiking, mountain biking and mountaineering
- Ski area Haunold - an ideal place for families