San Martino and Rolle Pass
In winter a lot of skiing with your family, in summer climbing and hiking surrounded by a wonderful nature: this is your holiday in San Martino di Castrozza, Rolle Pass, Primiero and Vanoi.
If you love sports, relaxation and gourmet cuisine, this is the right place for you: San Martino di Castrozza, Valle di Primiero, Rolle Pass and Vanoi have the perfect holiday for you!
The Valle di Primiero valley has six historical towns, all worth visiting, and then there is the beautiful Valle del Vanoi valley, in the heart of Trentino, perfect for long, exciting hiking tours.
Opposite the wonderful Pale di San Martino rises San Martino di Castrozza and, not too far away, the Rolle Pass, connecting the valley with Val di Fiemme.
The territory is included in the nature reserve Parco Naturale Paneveggio – Pale di San Martino and comprises high peaks and lush meadows, the perfect ground for outdoor sports in every season.
The ski runs of the Rolle Pass, connected to those of San Martino di Castrozza, start getting crowded already in November and are suitable for both experts and beginners.
Children can get introduced to winter sports in the ski schools and have fun in the ski kindergartens and in the winter playgrounds.
Snowboarding, ski mountaineering, cross-country skiing, ice skating, and winter hiking on trails like Sentieri Vivi: there are really a lot of exciting activities you can do on these snow covered slopes!
And if you are looking for some relaxation and social life after a day on the snow, you can enjoy après ski, the solariums, nice shops, and local specialties tasting events, like those organized along the famous Strada dei Formaggi (cheese route).
In summer the nature reserve offers a lot of beautiful hiking trails in the nature, whereas in San Martino di Castrozza there are many ways for exploring and enjoying this wonderful territory: climbing, high altitude hiking and trekking along routes like the Trekking of the Legends.
There are also mountain bike trails, cycle paths in Valle di Primiero, the East Trentino Horse Trail for exciting horseback riding tours, and Nordic walking trails. If you love sport fishing, clean lakes with their crystal clear waters are waiting only for you, and the Vanoi stream is perfect for canoeing.
If on the other hand you are an adventurous caver you can explore the cave La Fosca, and for children summer means a lot of fun in the outdoors in the adventure parks, in the teaching farms and in the miniclubs.
In San Martino di Castrozza, Primiero, Vanoi and Rolle Pass you find also wellness centers, cozy restaurants where you can try the local specialties and nice hamlets hiding precious art treasures.
The East Trentino Horse Trail is a wonderful route running at the feet of the Lagorai Mountain Range. Riding along this trail allows you to explore the beautiful natural environment with your equine friend.
Among charming landscapes, jagged mountain peaks, lush green forests and a pristine nature runs the East Trentino Horse Trail. Don’t miss the chance to explore with your horse this 432 km long trail divided in 9 stages and with 4 alternative routes, admiring from below the imposing mountain range of the Lagorai.
The Pietra Castle overlooks the village of Tonadico from the height of an erratic rock at the beginning of the Val Canali valley. Damaged several times during the years, it was restored only in the 80s.
The ruins of the Pietra Castle rise at the beginning of the Val Canali valley near Tonadico, a village not far from Fiera di Primiero. At present owned by count Georg Siegmund Thun-Hohenstein-Welsperg, the remains were restored at the beginning of the 80s.