MOUNTAIN BIKING IN THE DOLOMITES
Val Gardena is a highly desirable tourist destination that enables all eBike tourists - whether beginners or experts - explore the beautiful dolomite landscape in a relaxed and enjoyable way; with the help of Bosch eBike Systems.
Val Gardena (known as Gröden in German) is located in the Alto Adige area of the Dolomites. With its three towns of Selva di Val Gardena (Wolkenstein in German, at 1563 m), S.ta Cristina (1428 m) and Ortisei (St. Ulrich, 1236 m), it is undoubtedly the best internationally-known tourist destination in the Alto Adige. The alpine landscape is unique and many visitors come to Val Gardena for the wide range of sporting activities available - with eMountain biking proving to be the most popular. Thanks to various excursions, even beginners can discover the appeal of the eBike.
eMTB tour, including breakfast at the lodge
An eMountain bike tour from Selva di Val Gardena, S.ta Cristina and Ortisei to the Costamula lodge, where we will enjoy tasting some typical local produce before returning. Follow the Link for the full schedule "eMTB tour with breakfast, sponsored by Bosch".
The "E-Sellaronda" project aims to encourage both natives and tourists to respect and protect the local environment. The project has been developed in collaboration with the Alto Adige towns of Val Gardena and Alta Badia. To reduce the environmental impact of traffic, during the summer season eBikes and electric vehicles can be rented in the valley at very competitive prices. In this way, visitors can explore the Dolomites - enjoying the Sellaronda roads in a more ecological way.
Sellaronda Bike Day – also for eBikers
Once a year, Sellaronda Bike Day takes place in Val Gardena. The next event will take place on 25/06/2017 - a day on which the four passes of Sella, Gardena, Pordoi and Campolongo will be open exclusively to bicycles from 8.30am to 3.30pm.
Beginner’s tour: Vallunga
The beginners tour (7.4 km, lasting approximately 1hr 45min) allows us to discover Vallunga, part of the Puez-Odle natural park. The tour is ideal for beginners or families.
This tour of intermediate difficulty involves short paths - some of which are technically challenging. It runs from Falesia, known as the "city of stones", as far as the Salei Lodge. The route is 14.3 km long and will take approximately 3hrs 30min to complete.
Sellaronda eMTB Tour
This guided eMountain bike tour discovers the UNESCO world heritage site ‘Sella Group’ and offers spectacular views of the peaks of the Dolomites. 57.5km in distance and taking approximately 13hrs 45min to complete, this is a difficult tour.
City of Stones tour
A very enjoyable and intermediate level tour to discover the rocky landscape of the ‘City of Stones’, at the foot of Sassolungo and the Sella Pass, with its breath taking views of the Dolomites. The tour covers roughly 17.9km and lasts approximately 4hrs 15min.