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Prato Piazza/Plätzwiese: hiking where it is most beautiful

And for the brave: bathing in Lago di Braies/Pragser Wildsee

Have you heard of Valle di Braies/Pragser Tal, the hiking paradise in South Tyrol? On well signposted trails you can explore the mountain world of the Prags Dolomites as well as the Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Park. Directly from Prags you can hike to Prato Piazza/Plätzwiese, for example, or set out on leisurely valley strolls, fascinating high-altitude hikes, and round tours around the famous peaks of the Prags Dolomites. Depending on the weather, we accompany you to lofty heights on Tuesday or Thursday and tell you fascinating stories about our legendary mountains. The most courageous among you may also go swimming in Lago di Braies/Pragser Wildsee, whose crystal-clear water is more than refreshing – even in high summer.

Biking and mountain biking in Alta Pusteria/Hochpustertal

Bike tours for every taste, easy cycling paths in the valley, and sensational bike tours around the most famous peaks of the Dolomites await you. Plus: pretty villages, traditional huts, and unforgettable alpine views.

Climbing near Lago di Braies/Pragser Wildsee

While climbing in the Prags Dolomites, you will follow in the footsteps of the most famous alpinists. The most beautiful Dolomite classics await you around the Three Peaks and the Croda Rossa d'Ampezzo/Hohe Gaisl. Numerous climbing possibilities in and around Prags offer impressive routes for every fitness level.

Tips for families

  • Excursions to Lago di Braies/Pragser Wildsee or Lago di Dobbiaco/Toblacher See are an unforgettable experience for young and old: splash around, go boating, make ships out of bark and leaves ...
  • Adventure day at Lago di Braies/Pragser Wildsee: from the beginning of June to the beginning of October, every Friday from 10 a.m. in cooperation with the tourist office
  • Experience the farm life: make cheese with the farmer's wife, learn how berries and fruit are processed, and look forward to many other highlights for young and old at the Lechnerhof training farm and the Alpe Pragas fruit manufactory. From mid-June to mid-September, combined tours of the Lechnerhof and the Alpe Pragas fruit manufactory take place every Tuesday and Thursday. For those who only want to see the Alpe Pragas fruit manufactory, there is a guided tour every Thursday.
  • Many interesting themed trails and family hikes, such as the nature experience trail at Lago di Dobbiaco/Toblacher See as well as the Maite Quelle nature trail in the Valle di Braies/Pragser Tal, invite you a cheerful walk.
  • A horseback ride to Lago di Braies/Pragser Wildsee with the riding instructor from Steinwandterhof in Prags.
  • Excursion to the nature park house in San Vigilio di Marebbe/St. Vigil in Enneberg, which informs about the nature park in a child-friendly way. A highlight for the little visitors is "Daksys children's workshop".