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Hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen: discover the possibilities!

Dense, quiet forests, mystical mountain lakes, wonderfully blooming Alpine meadows, and lonely mountain peaks –while hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, you can experience the wonder of nature every day anew. Directly in front of our hiking hotel at the foot of the Catinaccio/Rosengarten, a unique hiking paradise awaits you, which you simply have to see to believe. From exciting adventure trails and enjoyable Alpine hikes to challenging mountain tours and spectacular via ferratas – hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen is a varied pleasure. Our hotel in Val d’Ega/Eggental is the perfect base camp for mountain hiking in the Catinaccio/Rosengarten area. Roland, the junior manager, shows you the most beautiful places of Val d’Ega/Eggental during the guided weekly hotel hike. What are you waiting for? Get on your way and spend your summer holiday in the Dolomites!


Hiking on holiday, discovering South Tyrol, and reaching for the stars

Hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen – it’s more than just movement, it is essential for the soul. The sight of the mighty mountain peaks and the rugged cliffs sets everyday life stress in the background. The Latemarium in Obereggen is a special highlight for people of all ages who come to hike in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen. Eight themed trails, one more beautiful than the next, create a network around the Latemar, the “kingdom of emotions”. During your time hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, you will get to know the flora and fauna of the Dolomites, learn interesting facts about Alpine farming, discover unique places to gain energy, and marvel at the works of famous artists in front of the unique dream scenery. The Latemar rock labyrinth and the Planet Trail in San Valentino in Campo/Gummer are not just popular among children. Combine hiking at Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen with a visit to the unique planetarium. The Carezza/Karersee lake is another unique and magical spectacle. Numerous writers and artists have been inspired by the mystical mountain lake. The legend hike around the jewel enchants young and old alike.

Hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen: Alpine pastures and mountain peaks

While hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, you will experience the Dolomites up close. Numerous medium-difficult level mountain tours lead you through the legendary area and up to secluded mountain peaks. The Hirzelweg trail, one of the most beautiful hiking trails in the Dolomites, starts at the Passo di Costalunga/Karerpass and runs under the craggy cliffs of the Catinaccio/Rosengarten Group. From the Passo di Costalunga/Karerpass, you can also hike to the Masaréhütte hut. Close to our hotel in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, the 6th stage of the European Hiking Trail begins. Hike from Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen to the pilgrimage site of Weißenstein and through the Kössertal to the Bletterbach Gorge and over the Kompauchtal to Redagno di Sopra/Oberradein. More highlights are the Weißensteiner Almenrunde circular hike, the Aldino/Aldeiner Almwanderung hike, the Almenwanderung in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, and the Perle Val d'Ega/Südtiroler Perlenweg trail, which leads from Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen to Cardano/Kardaun. Have you always wanted to be on top of a peak? Then we recommend the ascent of the Aldino/Aldeiner Corno Bianco/Weißhorn. Celebrate a summit victory while hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen – the dream view is included!

Mountain hiking in the Cantinaccio/Rosengarten area

Your world is the mountains? Then you will feel at home with us, because while hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, you will come very close to the Dolomites. Please note, a little physical condition is necessary if you want to experience the pale mountains up close. The Puppenweg (doll trail) leads you directly into a wildly romantic landscape and around which the legend of the Latemar dolls is entwined. A circular walk to the “Torre di Pisa” mountain hut is just as impressive. The magnificent view of the Leaning Rock Tower of Pisa is unique and undoubtedly one of the many highlights of hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen. Speaking of panoramic views: those who climb the Pala di Santa/Zanggen will be rewarded with a magnificent 360-degree view. The view sweeps from the Catinaccio/Rosengarten and the Le Pale di San Martino Pala Gruppe to the Ortles/Ortler and the Ötztal, Stubai, and Zillertal Alps. If you want to go high up while hiking in Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen, we recommend the via ferrata di Campanili. Never before have you been so close to the Dolomites. We promise!