Even though the village Ratschings has only a small number of inhabitants; the municipal area of Ratschings belongs to the six biggest of South Tyrol. For this reason the three valleys about Ratschings are called to be quiet and in harmony with nature. Thanks to its gorgeous natural landscapes and enormous area many skiers, cross-country-skiers and snowboarder come to Ratschings for vacation in this untouched nature. The ski arena Ratschings-Jaufen is one of the most modern in South Tyrol with 8 high-capacity ascension facilities, 25 km of ski-slopes and a toboggan run assure to have fun in the snow. In the summer there are countless of walking-paths who bring vacationer to blooming meadows, dense and calm woods, rustically mountain cabins and to large glacier. All those are just examples what the village Ratschings has to offer, but even the friendly and convenient hotels are provided with any kind of comfort and really care for a relaxing stay in this beautiful countryside of their guests. The places to visit are: the waterfalls of Stanghe and the probably most superb Castle of South Tyrol, the Wolfsthurm.