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Hotels in the area
Latsch in the valley of Martell is one of the sunniest places in South Tyrol, embedded in a sea of apple blossoms and vines in the wonderful region Vinschgau. A part of the municipal area belongs to the famous national park Stilfser Joch. Here you will surely enjoy your hiking holidays in South Tyrol to the full. Due to the differing altitude the territory of Latsch is characterized by a remarkably manifold landscape. The glacial summits of Ortler tower over this impressing natural world, awaiting you with its rich flora and fauna. The hiking area ranges from 600 to 3,800 m above sea level – from the Ötztal Alps to Mt. Cevedale. In Short: holidays in Vinschgau are a great experience for hikers and ski mountaineers.
In addition to the many hiking trails there are countless possibilities for all those, who would like to spend their vacations in South Tyrol on bicycle or mountain bike. The outstanding infrastructure and the closeness of alpine huts along the cycle tracks in Vinschgau ensure secure tours and pleasant breaks.
If you would like to learn even more about the national park Stilfser Joch, you should visit the national park house “culturamartell”. On four floors there are presented regional culture and people. If you are especially interested in culture, we recommend you also several attractions in Latsch: For instance the castle chapel St Stefan named “South Tyrol’s Sistine Chapel” and located in Morter. The hospital church with an altar created by the Renaissance sculptor Jörg Lederer is worth seeing, too, as well as the former earl’s domicile Castle Goldrain. Enjoy South Tyrol’s cultural side!
Of course in the valley of Martell also winter sports don’t miss out. Especially lovers of placid snow fun off the beaten track will surely feel good. Ski touring, snowshoe hiking, cross-country skiing, biathlon and tobogganing rank among the main offers of the region. And for friends of alpine skiing the skiing areas of Ortler Skiarena are easily reachable.
Thus in the valley of Martell the basic requirements for your dream holiday are satisfied at best. Your Selected Hotels are looking forward to see you soon and wish you wonderful holidays in Vinschgau!
- Culturamartell – national parc at Stilfser Joch
- Ski area: Latsch – Tartscher Alm (special family-friendly), Ortler Ski arena