The Dolomites – Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Majestic Rocky Cliffs
In the year 2009, UNESCO declared the Dolomites to a World Natural Heritage Site. This was on account of their unique beauty. The peaks of the Dolomites like the summits of the Puez – Geisler / Odle Group and the Sella Massif tower more than 2,000 meters into the sky, drawing Alpinists from far and wide. The majestic, monumental, and colorful landscapes of the Dolomites have always fascinated vacationers in Val Gardena.
The majestic cliffs of the Dolomites consist of fossilized coral and magnesium limestone. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Dolomites boast about 350 summits with an altitude of three thousand meters or more, seven nature parks, and a national park, making it a highlight for walkers, cyclists, or even extreme sportsmen.
While travelling through the picturesque Val Gardena, you'll first be treated to numerous stunning first impressions, whereupon you'll then reach the Gran Baita Sport Hotel. Now your holidays can really begin. Within moments, you'll sense how the stress of everyday life fades to a memory. Here at the foot of the Sassolungo, you'll start to feel how the pristine mountain air and beautiful surroundings energize your spirits.