Summer holidays in the Dolomites – Hiking on the Alpe di Siusi
In the warm months of the year there 1000 different things to experience around our farm Niglalerhof, but hiking on the Alpe di Siusi is very high on the list. The largest mountain plateau in Europe is a true paradise for hikers and nature lovers. The nearby Nature Park Sciliar offers so much to see that you can easily come several times to Castelrotto and still will be able to collect more and new impressions. A dense network of well marked paths will guide you through a splendid alpine landscape, across lush meadows and dense mountain forests, along historical monuments and on majestic mountain peaks – a work of art as only Mother Nature can paint it.
Hiking on the Alpe di Siusi is only a part of the diverse leisure activities
Certainly hiking on the Alpe di Siusi is great fun, but you can explore this unique natural scenery in many other ways. Mountain bikers, climbers, paragliders and horse riders will find optimal conditions around the sublime Mount Sciliar. The Lake of Fiè or the beautiful outdoor swimming pool located in Castelrotto are perfect for a refreshing swim with family and friends. Our farm is located in the heart of this natural paradise, where every day you can choose how to spend your time – hiking on the Alpe di Siusi is by all means a guarantee for natural and unforgettable impressions!
Hiking in the Dolomites: an unforgettable experience
The Dolomites are considered a marvellous mountain and hiking paradise in South Tyrol. During your hiking holiday at the farm Niglalerhof you may choose among a sheer limitless variety of hiking trails – from leisurely walks to different alpine huts to challenging climbing tours in the mountains. For an even better experience at the farm Niglalerhof, we also offer you the possibility of a car-free vacation. Simply take advantage of our pick-up service from the nearest train station or the bus stop in Castelrotto. Fully enjoy your hiking holidays in the Dolomites using our excellent public transport system.
The towns of Castelrotto, Siusi and Fiè the smaller neighbouring villages are perfectly connected by the South Tyrolean transport network. There is also a connection to the valley station of the cable car Alpe di Siusi. On top, you’ll benefit from a direct connection to the Alpe di Siusi valley station. The nearest bus stop is just 800 meters from your accommodation. From here, buses will bring you every 30 minutes to Bolzano and every hour to Bressanone.
And best part: In the Sciliar area, you will experience a magnificent mountain panorama during every single hike. Choose among leisurely valley walks, circular tours and high-altitude trails. Tours through the Nature Park Sciliar-Catinaccio count among the most popular routes for hikers. Here you may admire the typical mountainous landscape of the Dolomites, with coniferous valleys, heathlands, springs and alpine meadows. To prepare you for your hike, the apartments at the farm Niglalerhof offer free Wi-Fi access, which allows you perfect route planning on the Internet. Buy supplies for the hike at the local supermarket, which is only 800 meters away. During the main season, it is open even on Sundays. There is also a pharmacy not too far from the farm Niglalerhof, so you are well-provided during the holiday.