The fascinating mountains of the Dolomites on foot from Ortisei,
At an altitude of about 1,250 metres, surrounded by breathtaking mountain scenery, lies the picturesque village of Ortisei. Here, tourists can expect wonderful holidays as the village has much to offer.
Hikers can explore the fascinating mountains of the Dolomites on foot from Ortisei, skiers have direct access to the Sellaronda – the world-famous ski carousel around the Sella Group – and tourists looking for culture get a comprehensive insight into the history of the valley, as well as the traditions and customs of the old Rhaeto-Romanic ethnic group.
In the village centre, there are numerous shops and shopping possibilities.
The mountain lifts, whose valley stations lie in the immediate vicinity of the centre, allow for a comfortable ascent to the hiking areas during the summer months. Even in winter, the ski pistes can be reached on foot from the centre in a few minutes.
In the village centre, there are numerous shops and shopping possibilities. The pedestrian area is an ideal place for the most important purchases as many wood carvers have established themselves there. If you are looking for locally produced souvenirs or decorative items, the Comploj Andreas shop in the centre of Ortisei is just the right place for you because you will find beautiful works of art and woodcarvings, which are made by hand in line with the Gardena carving tradition.