Winter holiday in San Candido - Innichen

Winter in all its beauty

Winter sports know no limits in San Candido. If you would like to spend your winter holiday in Val Pusteria off-piste, San Candido offers a wide range of possibilities: whether you prefer cross-country skiing, winter walks with or without snowshoes, sledding or horse-drawn sleigh rides - let us surprise you!

Winter holidays

Variety of winter sports in San Candido

Cross-country skiing

22 km of cross-country ski trails in San Candido and over 200 km in the Drei Zinnen Dolomites trail network guarantee fun for cross-country ski enthusiasts young and old. The tracks lead from San Candido right through the middle of the Dolomites UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site to Sesto, Dobbiaco, Cortina and Lienz (A).

Cross-country skiing in Alta Pusteria
  • San Candido to Sesto
     260 m |  11,3 km |  medium
  • San Candido Monte Baranci ski lift - Dobbiaco
     21 m |  3 km |  medium
  • Val Pusteria – Grenzloipe (Border area track)
     281 m |  18,3 km |  medium
  • San Candido - National Border (A)
     330 m |  6,1 km |  medium

Winter- & snowshoe hikes

Make your way through the fresh snow, leave quiet traces and enjoy your winter holiday in San Candido. Now is the best time for a walk to the Dobbiaco Lake, to the Bagni di San Candido, to the Monte San Candido or to Sesto.

Winter hiking tour
  • Snowshoe hike | Bagni di San Candido - Jora Hut– Rifugio Gigante Baranci
    Cavallino Bianco |  2,5 h |  330 m |  6,5 km |  easy
  • Snowshoe hike | Brückele – Malga Stolla – Prato Piazza
    Brückele (Braies) parking |  2 h |  217 m |  5,3 km |  medium
  • Winter hike | Besinnungsweg zur Waldkapelle & Fabel- und Märchenweg
    Monte Elmo mountain station |  1,5  h |  525 m |  5 km |  medium
  • Winter hike | Monte Baranci mountain station - Bagni di San Candido - San Candido
    Monte Baranci mountain station |  1,5 h |  21 m |  5,5 km |  medium

Horse sleigh rides

Experience the enchanting winter landscapes from a completely new perspective: on a horse-drawn sleigh ride into the Val Fiscalina Valley (from Sesto/Moso) or around Lake Dobbiaco – not only for romantics ...

Horse-drawn sleigh


Walk through the snow, sit on your sled and down the hill you go – woohoo! A little adventure that will make you relive some wonderful childhood memories! After all, sledding is not only something for kids, but great fun for the whole family. What are you waiting for? Let’s go!

  • Sled run Croda Rossa
    Mountain station Croda Rossa |  600 m |  5 km |  easy
  • Sled run Monte Baranci
    Rifugio Gigante Baranci |  600 m |  5 km |  easy
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