Change of perspective - your activity-packed holiday in the Ahrntal Valleyl in South Tyrol

When spectacular mountain realms meet Mediterranean climate, inspired by the idyll of the Ahrntal Valley, providing variety in your winter or summer holiday.

During your summer holiday in the Ahrntal Valley hike through picturesque valleys, unspoilt woodlands, blossoming Alpine meadows, 80 three-thousand metre mountains and the loveliest valley head in South Tyrol. The greenest valley in Italy is also the most water abundant valley in South Tyrol. Countless waterfalls and mountain lakes promise dreamy photo opportunities – and for the courageous among you, a refreshing cool dip is the highlight of unforgettable hikes. These range from pleasurable adventure hikes, to breath-taking summit conquests that enable you to surpass yourself. Tackle the mountains under your own steam, or be shown the loveliest energy-filled spaces and viewing points by our mountain guides. Your hike either starts right at Alpenpalace Luxury Hideaway & Spa Resort, or at one of the numerous starting points in the valley. Relaxed connoisseurs can enjoy a comfortable experience of the panorama, and enjoy a hike high above the sea of summits after taking a gondola ride from the mountain stations for Klausberg & Speikboden cable cars. Over 60 authentic and personally managed Alpine lodges round off your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol with culinary highlights from the region. Discover extended hiking paths, including the 'Almenrunde' which takes 10 hours to walk, or the family-friendly 'Hexensteig'. The valley of three-thousand metre mountains is peppered with idyllic mountain lakes, that reflect the South Tyrol skies like deep blue gems. The daredevil might even venture into the ice cold water. Are you one of them? Find out during your summer holiday in the Ahrntal Valley. Our tip: the 3368 metre Schwarzenstein provides a superb view to the surrounding three-thousand metre mountains, yet its own beauty is hard to top. 

Two wheels, the giant summits of the Ahrntal Valley and countless signposted bike trails that are just waiting to be conquered by you. The Ahrntal Valley is just made for you and your mountain bike. At the same time, countless gourmet routes entice E-Bikers who enjoy panoramic views into the inspiring natural landscape of South Tyrol. The perfect climate and plenty of options to enjoy refreshment stops on the way make any mountain bike tour a special experience, one that ends in a gourmet high point. Whether you want to tackle the mountain yourself or make use of the summer cable cars, is up to you. Whatever, the downhill run into the valley will be an adrenaline-packed adventure. If you have left your own bike at home, right here in Alpenpalace you will find mountain bikes and the best & most state-of-the-art E-Bikes available to use on loan for free. In Alpenpalace you have the opportunity to test the latest models every year! We are happy to provide you with information at Reception about the most exciting singletrails, natural-blessed, leisurely paths and inspiring cycle routes. So your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol will become an adventure on two wheels, preferably experienced with all the family, best friends or new holiday acquaintances.

Ready for the perfect tee-off on the loveliest greens in northern Italy? Golfclub Pustertal and its spectacular scenery promises very wide smiles. It is a mere 30 minute drive from your Alpenpalace Luxury Hideaway & Spa Resort and inspires with 9 holes, right at the foot of the majestic Plan de Corones, and its variety-packed open-country course. Very well-tended greens, forested areas, open terrain, wetland areas and the mountain backdrop of South Tyrol are as much part of your unforgettable golf experience in South Tyrol as the golf school, bar and restaurant. Discover our golf packages and let us organise your tee-off time and settle your green fees. Those new to golf have the opportunity to become immersed in the world of this exceptional sport with us. Complete your handicap course with us and let the best golfers in the land show you how it works. Interested? We are happy to put together a bespoke offer for you. Other unique golf courses include Golfclub Dolomitengolf, the mountainous green in Passeiertal and the high Alpine Golfclub Alta Badia.

Focussing on your grip and foothold, demonstrating willpower, with the goal in front of you. Climbing involves many facets, but is primarily about surpassing yourself. In the valley of three-thousand metre mountains there are countless opportunities too. Gneiss and granite-containing rocks provide plenty of grip and the friction needed for pleasant climbing, there are numerous beginners routes too for those new to the sport. In Tobl climbing crag near Kematen exciting routes of all difficulty levels await. During your summer holiday in the Ahrntal Valley there are also the Drittlsond-Speikboden and Campo Tures climbing crags to explore. First-rate, secured paths for your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol are available, for instance the Sasso Nero via ferrata. Inconceivable panoramic views  included. And of course the indescribable feeling of having managed it. The various via ferratas on the Speikboden also provide climbing fun for children and adults, and for beginners through to experts. As well as the Heachnbichl & Tobl open air bouldering areas and the Schwarzbachalm, the Ahrntal Valley also provides a bouldering area in Campo Tures, where you get to practice whatever the weather, with a personal coach on request, while real experts can confidently head out on to the rocks for a climbing adventure.

Probably the most spectacular change of perspective. Experience the Ahrntal Valley and its mountain realms from above, as you slowly approach the ground. Together with a highly trained tandem guide or by yourself, glide through the air and become aware of how special this impressive natural world is. Numerous, variety-packed starting and landing spots enable you to enjoy the different facets of this unique sport. If you are travelling with your own paragliding equipment, we do of course have plenty of space for it in our hotel

Thundering and unbridled, the sidles its way through the valley. Passing rugged cliff faces, through rapids and challenging ravines. Experience the impressive power of the water during a rafting tour on the Ahr. Accompanied by rafting pros from  Raftingschule Activ you hurl yourself into the floodwaters. Safe and definitely adventure-packed. There are exciting basic courses for beginners, while those at an advanced level get to experience the pitfalls of the River Ahr from the  best perspective: their own. We are delighted to reserve a rafting tour for you today – just send us an enquiry. Along with challenging adventure rafting, there are also tours for all the family – gentler currents and smaller waves ensure safety, yet provide plenty of adrenaline. Whether it is with the family, with friends or as part of a group – rafting is a team sport, one that is even suitable for incentives and motivational training. After all, it is only when a team works together in an ideal manner that the boat follows the desired course. The alternative? You will get really wet! The start of your rafting tour on the River Ahr is right at Alpenpalace. Another sport where you get to be cheek by jowl with the natural forces of the mountains in South Tyrol during your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol, is canyoning. Abseil into the ravine and find your way out. Here too team spirit and willpower are challenged.

Taste the adventure-filled air while out on extended trekking tours, experience packed hack rides and interesting practice sessions in riding stables in South Tyrol. Horse-lovers, hobby riders and experienced riders get to experience special riding fun during their  activity holiday in the Ahrntal in South Tyrol, with the impressive mountains form the backdrop. Horse trekking enjoys a long tradition here with us in South Tyrol. In times past, crossing the mountains on a horse was probably the most efficient way of getting around. These days horse trekking is a natural, pleasure-filled experience for all the family. And for children too! They are especially delighted by the taster sessions on a pony, introductory sessions in the pen and genuine hack rides in the natural surroundings in the Ahrntal Valley. A carriage ride with the impressive panorama of the South Tyrol mountains is particularly romantic. You also get to venture out on your first hacks and improve your skills in the riding schools round about - Herbert’s ride stables in Luttach is known for exciting trekking tours, and horse lovers will enjoy impressive panoramic views here, as well as the spacious stables. The Fohlenhof in Kematen, the Holzer family farm at Rein in Taufers, Obergruberhof in St. Peter and Walter’s Horses Ranch invite you to enjoy guided experience-filled rides in the Alps.

Wonderful runs through deep snow-covered woodlands, 76 kilometres of pistes and a spectacular mountain view to the horizon. During your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol, two areas, Klausberg & Speikboden, with an altitude of around 2500 metres, provide skiing fun at its very best with very well-tended pistes, the maximum snow-assuredness and state-of-the-art ascent facilities. Both ski areas inspire with a wealth of variety, along with plenty of space for pleasurable, sun-filled skiing, not packed pistes. Traditional, authentic ski lodges provide indulgence with regional cuisine and special Alpine style. Just one ski ticket is needed for both these ski areas, which are a mere 5 minutes from Alpenpalace Luxury Hideaway & Spa Resort. The Speikboden is popular for its its endless runs with panoramic views and first class snow quality. The Dino Fun Line also provides a variety-packed experience for piste heroes and ski munchkins. The Klausberg is even more  family-friendly with its ski kindergarten, Klausiland and much more. At the same time challenging pistes await here, as well as pleasure-filled ski runs for beginners. Our included VIP ski transfer takes you to the ski area at any time - and of course brings you back anytime you want during your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol. 

During your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol you also have the opportunity to get to know one of the best known ski areas in Europe. The legendary Kronplatz is just a thirty minute drive from your 5-star hotel in the Ahrntal Valley and is one of the loveliest ski areas in South Tyrol. 120 kilometres of pistes, 40 variety-packed ski lodges and an endless range of pistes for all ability levels await here between 950 and 2275 metres altitude. 

Did you know that around 90 % of all the muscles in your body are used during cross-country skiing? Making this unique sport an ideal option for staying fit in the winter too, while enjoying plenty of fresh air. At the same time you are fully immersed in the magical winter world of the mountains in South Tyrol. In Alpenpalace Luxury Hideaway & Spa Resort you are spending your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol in the midst of a well-tended and snow-assured trail network that entices you outside from December to April with wonderful views in the natural surroundings. Deep snow-covered woodlands, fields of sparkling snow and the South Tyrol sunshine ensure feelings of joy while the crystal-clear mountain air invigorates all your senses. Choose from altitude trails in Rein in Taufers above 1600 metres altitude, the 10 kilometre trail in the Alpine & family village of Weißenbach, which has 110 metres ascent to tackle and the sunshine trail in Kasern at the loveliest valley head in South Tyrol: Vetta d’Italia, the most northerly point in Italy. Perfect for speedy, sporty and also extended, relaxing circuits during your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol. The cross-country school in Rein in Taufers along with Klausberg ski school offer courses for beginners as well as those at an advanced level. High quality equipment is available to hire from the ski hire point in Klausberg, Skihaus Sporting. 

There are so many words to describe snow-abundant winter in the Ahrntal Valley, yet none of them are actually adequate enough to do justice to the beauty of this winter white natural world. During a snow-shoe or winter hike head out exploring in your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol around our hotel in the Ahrntal Valley. For instance on a pleasure-filled hike from St. Johann to Platterhof, or on a somewhat more challenging tour to the Sandbichler Hof. 483 metres of ascent covered is rewarded with wonderful views of our Ahrntal Valley. One of the loveliest winter hikes is in Kasern, at the loveliest valley head in South Tyrol and the most northerly point in Italy: Vetta d’Italia. While snow-shoe hiking you will be reminded of those times when Alpine mountain passes were still traversed on foot. At the same time you get to enjoy a particularly close-up and intensive experience of the unspoilt natural surroundings. One popular destination is the Hochlärcherwasen at 2031 metres altitude. The route there proceeds past mountain farms and a sparkling winter landscape. A somewhat easier route proceeds to the Gruberalm at 1839 metres. High quality snow shoes and poles are available in the ski hire point in Klausberg, Skihaus Sporting. You will also get information here on how to use the equipment, so you can enjoy a safe journey up into the lofty heights. 

Ascents through romantic winter woodlands are rewarded with speedy descents. During daylight hours, or by moonlight, on very well lit and tended toboggan runs. There is barely any other winter sport that is as much fun as tobogganing. It combines natural beauty with thrills and can be enjoyed together with all the family or with best friends. Very close to Alpenpalace Luxury Hideaway & Spa Resort there are numerous toboggan runs for your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol including the Tristenbach toboggan run near Innerhofer Alm in Weißenbach. After a romantic and impressive winter hike, lasting around an hour, you come to the starting point of the toboggan run. Safe and well-maintained toboggans are available to hire at the sports hire point. 

The Ahrntal Valley is one of the most family-friendly winter destinations in Italy. Little wonder with its variety-packed & snow-blessed range of adventures. During your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol together with your snow-loving offspring, discover countless adventure highlights that you will remember for a long time to come. For instance the Alpine Coaster, a fantastic Alpine rollercoaster with a 360-degree circle, which travels at speeds of over 40 km/hr from Klausberg into the valley. The ski areas inspire with exciting ski worlds for kids. Dinosaurs included! Children beam even when they arrive at Tamarix Family Park, with snowtubing, Bob rides and much more 

Wellness is balance

Part of your activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley: our 3000 m² wellness area, complete with saunas, pools and treatments.

Cold noses, chilly feet and burning calves are part and parcel of a activity holiday in the Ahrntal Valley in South Tyrol. Much like the warmth and sense of well-being provided by our luxurious wellness offer. In Alpenpalace Luxury Hideaway & Spa Resort the water, at a perfect temperature, laps your senses, while natural aromas provide indulgence. Relaxed in the lovely warmth. Gentle sounds meet exquisite tranquillity. Feel weightless in the salt water spa. Discover 5-star wellness, excellent massages, sophisticated beauty rituals and our Spa Garden in the Ahrntal Valley. 

Hotel Ahrntal – Luxury hideaway, spa retreat - 5 stars
our Winter activities-special
Winter Getaway | 1 day free
4 days from € 603
Valid in the period
03.03.2024 – 24.03.2024
18.02.2024 – 24.03.2024