Our ultimate Ski Safari tour
The Mineralienhotel is a paradise for skiers and snowboarders. Skisafaris across the Alps and the Dolomites are particularly popular. In less than an one hour drive, you can reach 11 skiing areas. Above the clouds at the main chain of the alps, or through rutted rocks in the Dolomites. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views, a big variety of skiing areas and fun mountain cottages.
Here is the ultimate Ski Safari tour to do while staying at the Mineralienhotel:
Gitschberg - Jochtal (16 km from the Hotel):
Ideal for both beginners and advanced skiers, making it a great family destination. A large variety of ski & snowboard classes are offered through 51 km of sunny slopes equipped with 16 lifts.
Plose (16 km):
Located away from crowded touristic spots, Plose offers a wonderful Dolomite panorama with 40 km of slopes equipped with 7 lifts. The main descent slope is one of the longest in the area - totalling a length of 9km, 1400 meters in altitude.
Rosskopf (28 km):
The ski area Rosskopf near Sterzing offers snow on 18 km of slopes with a beautiful Alpine panorama.
Kronplatz (35 km):
Get ready for a the largest and most diverse skiing area, Kronplatz. It is the ideal destination for advanced and professional skiers, who can enjoy 185 km of slopes and more than 40 ski lifts. The number of skiing trip combinations will give you the feeling of total freedom and unlimited possibilities.
Gröden (38 km):
The world-famous ski resort of Val Gardena offers modern ski lifts, World Cup slopes and jaw-dropping panoramic views of the Dolomites. It is the starting point for the “Sella Round” tour, which amounts to 500 km of slopes. Every ambitious skier must try the full-day tour at least once in their life.
Ratschings-Jaufen (38 km):
The ski resort Ratschings-Jaufen offers good snow and modern ski lifts on 25 kilometers of slopes and 8 lifts on up to 2150 meters in the Ratschingstal valley.
Ladurns-Gossensass (40 km):
With 15 km of slopes, the Ladurns ski area is a family-friendly and extraordinarily 'snow-secure' skiing area. The remoteness and dreamy winter landscape characterise this picturesque resort.
Speikboden (48 km):
Snow abundance and immersion in the natural Alpine landscape can be found in the Speikboden ski area. Enjoy 2400 meters of altitude, 38 km of slopes and 7 lifts.
Sextner Rotwand/Helm (57 km):
This is the best skiing area to enjoy an outstanding panorama on the “Three-peaks” - the proud natural landmark of the region and UNESCO World Natural Heritage.
Klausberg (58 km):
The ski arena Klausberg offers snow abundance for both beginners and advanced skiers, making it an ideal destination for the whole family. A wide range of ski & snowboard courses set the Skiarena Klausberg apart along with a generous 30 km of slopes.
Obereggen (62 km):
The extensive Latemar ski resort offers 48 kilometers of slopes in the Dolomites of both the South Tyrol and Trento provinces.
We will be happy to advise you of the many winter sports' destinations in the surrounding area. You can find more about it by clicking here.
credits photography: Simon Bierwald