Here are 8 things to do in San Martino di Castrozza in the wintertime
The winter season is approaching, and for all mountain lovers or for those who wish to experience the Dolomites for the first time, San Martino di Castrozza is definitely one the best ideal resorts. Going on holiday in Trentino Alto-Adige is a very popular choice for families and groups who want to spend a lovely stay during the colder months enjoying sports and winter activities outdoor.
Every year San Martino di Castrozza welcomes thousands of visitors during the winter, therefore it offers a vast choice of activities to do both with your family and your friends.
Here is a list of 8 activities to do during the winter:
Go for a ride in the Troika
The Troika is a big traditional carriage made with wood and pulled by beautiful Nordic horses. A unique experience that allows you to spend a lovely day completely surrounded by the snowy landscape. Discover a path among the alpine woods and the natural scenery of San Martino di Castrozza, accompanied only the coachman and his horses.
Nasse Park on sledges and inflatables
The Nasse Park is located near Prà delle Nasse and can be regarded as an actual amusement park, offering inflatable rubber rings and sledges to use inside the park. It also provides a baby-sitting service. We recommended it for people on a family holiday since it is the perfect place to spend one day having lots of fun.
In winter resorts, ice skating is a great alternative to skiing. In the area near Prà delle Nasse you can find ice rinks to practise this sport which is suitable for all ages and can be done by beginners and experts.
Snowshoeing has become one the most beloved winter activities among visitors of the mountain. Snowshoeing is a type of excursion in the snow featuring special footwear (what we call ciaspole). San Martino di Castrozza is the perfect place to do it for its many itineraries in the most evocative area of the Dolomites. Discover the excursions in San Martino di Castrozza clicking here.
Another sports activity to do on the ice is Karting. A thrilling activity consisting in driving fearlessly on Go Karts with the only difference that you will be doing in on a completely iced track.
Speaking of adrenaline, a must-do, thrilling, winter activity is paragliding. Paragliding consist of taking a 10/20 steps run-up, then jump and fly with an expert paragliding pilot for 10 to 30 minutes. An exhilarating experience amongst the Dolomites peaks, above woods and snowy valleys where the maso Tais agriturism and Alpe Tognola are located.
Ski and Snowboard
San Martino di Castrozza is renowned for its 12 skiing areas with 1,220 km of slopes, for the San Martino Snowpark and the Rolle Railz Park. In fact, are many sky lifts such as Prà delle Nasse, Colverde, Carosello delle Malghe and Passo Rolle.
Amongst so many winter activities, relaxing in the high mountains and hot springs are surely two of the most appreciated by those who are not really fans of adventures. Thanks to the lifts facilities (Colverde cableway, Rosetta cableway, Tognola cable-car, Ces and punta Ces chair-lifts) you can easily reach the best places to soak up the sun in front of the Alps panorama, in complete silence.