Summer active in the Puster Valley, Plan de Corones
Wandering, mountain bike and downhill in Olang
Whether you’re looking for long walks, Nordic Walking or excursions by bike, the summer in Olang, near Kronplatz, offers you a wide range of possibilities for your free time.
72 km of ways and paths in the Natural Park “Fanes- Sennes-Prags“ and on the Dolomites by Sexten are waiting to be explored!
You will be able to choose among lovely walks in the outskirts, exciting theme paths, excursions to reach alpine cabins, challenging mountain paths or hiking trails to the most stunning Alpine peaks.
For mountain-bike fans, the area offers 16 km of various trails to practice downhill among springs, twists and turns, wooden bridges, rooted sections and steep descents… which means adventure over 1200m and fabulous panoramas.
The Puster Valley cycle path runs in front of our house and this is ideal if you prefer enjoying the atmosphere of the area by bike but in a more relaxed way.
If you need to cool-down during the hottest summer days you can enjoy the open air swimming pool in Olang and at the Kneipp-treatment facility in Niederdorf.
The picturesque Lake Antholz, at the foot of the Riesenferner, and the Lake Toblach are among the favourite tour destinations for a trip and it is impossible not to mention the famous Pragsersee, as well, with its emerald-green water, surrounded by the magnificent Seekofels Massif.
Golfing and archery in Olang
The Puster Valley offers plenty of opportunities for mountain bike lovers and for excursions but not only. Find out more about the many chances to enjoy the area!
Three golf grounds are available for you near Olang: a 3-holes course, a 9-holes one and a training course including driving range. You will find the Puster Valley Golf Club with its 9-holes golf course at about 30 minutes from here and there you will enjoy the experience in a varied territory, surrounded by woods, meadows and water.
If you’re looking for family fun, why not trying archery in the Adventure Park “Kron Arc Adventure“. Both children and adults can test their own skills with bow and arrows, by aiming at 3D animal shaped wooden models.
Pure adrenaline: paragliding, rafting and canoeing in the Puster Valley
The bravest among you might dare experiencing a tandem paragliding flight, enjoying the view over Olang or trying a sport full of action.
Pure adrenaline also while canoeing, especially along the river Rienz. There you will conquer the gorges, practice abseiling on 40m gorges, climb down near thunderous waterfalls and jump into the ice cold water of the river… and this is pure adrenaline, too!
Rafting along the Rienz and the Ahr is a very popular action sport. Family tours, as well as single tours and excursions for experts are available. For everyone, an absolutely unique experience in the charming nature of the Puster Valley.
Three good reasons for spending the Summer in Valdaora-Olang:
- Innumerable paths, cycle paths and bike tours are waiting for you, among the amazing Dolomites
- The adventure park „Kron Arc Adventure“ offers archery for families
- there are three golf grounds around Olang