Olang / Valdaora – A summer dream
For big and little explorers in the family village of Olang / Valdaora
Mighty summits surrounded by verdant alpine forests alternating with gentle meadows covered with flowers. Amidst the wonderful alpine world of South Tyrol, in the immediate vicinity of Bruneck / Brunico, the capital of the Pusteria Valley, lies the picturesque little village of Olang / Valdaora. Situated in the heart of the Fanes-Sennes-Prags / Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park, Olang / Valdaora is the ideal starting-point for incomparable family moments both in spring and in summer. Olang / Valdaora, the family village for active vacationing, scores points for its wild, romantic nature and countless offers. Especially grandparents, parents, teenagers, and kids are enthused.
The community of Olang / Valdaora is located in the middle of the Pusteria Valley and extends from 981 to 2,567 meters above sea-level. The community encompasses the districts of Oberolang / Valdaora di Sopra, Mitterolang / Valdaora di Mezzo, Niederolang / Valdaora di Sotto and highest village, Geiselsberg / Sorafurcia. Olang is situated at the foot of the UNESCO World Heritage Nature Site of the Dolomites and thus on the south side of the main ridge of the Alps, with its naturally mild climate. Every visitor can find just the right thing to suit his tastes: Families, nature lovers, alpine sports enthusiasts, romantics, gourmets, or culture fans. Every day in this almost untouched natural playground is an adventure – whether you prefer hiking, outings to Bruneck / Brunico, Bozen / Bolzano, or Lienz (in neighboring East Tyrol, Austria), hanging out at the pool, golfing, or attending any one of the many summer events held in Olang. For parents and children, every day in the Pusteria Valley offers an exciting story to discover.
The entire vacation resort area boasts an excellent public transportation network. Upon checking into the Famelí active vacationing hotel (which is a member of the Tourism Association of Olang / Valdaora), you’ll get your Premium HOLIDAY PASS , which entitles your entire family to unlimited use, free of charge, of the entire public transportation system of South Tyrol. It also allows you to participate in numerous activities in the vacation village of Olang / Valdaora.