There are places in Italy that delight with a beautiful, warm aura, views and infrastructure. They are also less known, but by no means worse or less charming. Northern Italy is primarily the golden beaches of Cavallino-Treporti, gondolas in Venice and the cleanest and largest lake of Garda. Right on the border with Austria, about 190 km north of Venice, is a unique nature park.
Vedrette di Ries-Aurina - the land of glaciers
The Vedrette di Ries-Aurina stretches between the Valle Aurina valley, Passo Stalle and Lake Anterselva. Its area borders with the Hohe Tauern National Park, situated on the side of Austria. The park has numerous advantages, including the largest number of glaciers of any South Tyrolean park.
Due to its location, Vedrette di Ries-Aurina is full of mountain streams, streams and glacial lakes. The most famous reservoir located in its area is Anterselva. In terms of size, the lake is the third largest lake in South Tyrol . The reservoir is located at an altitude of 1642 m above sea level and covers an area of about 44 ha. People who would like to see this lake have several attractive hiking routes at their disposal. It is an excellent area for hiking and cycling trips. On warm summer days, you can admire the beautiful colors of the surface of the reservoir. Among the various shades, blue and green dominate. On the other hand, in the cold months, crowds of ice skating enthusiasts come to the area.
Fauna and flora of the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina
The park is a great place to walk and relax, and is also an area inhabited by dozens of animal species. In addition, plant species characteristic of the Tyrol area can be found in the reserve. On the trails, you can meet chamois, deer and roe deer. There are also foxes, martens, squirrels and birds, including species such as the golden eagle. The flora is dominated by spruce, foxglove and mountain arnica.
Many natural monuments of nature arouse great interest of tourists. The most famous are the Riva waterfalls. It is a group of three waterfalls, the upper and middle of which are about 50 meters high. A specially marked trail leads to them. There is also a pulpit from which there is a fantastic view of the entire complex.
The park of Vedrette di Ries-Aurina offers visitors unforgettable views at any time of the year. In spring it is overgrown with thousands of species of flowers, you can see the colors coming to life, and the dizzying scent of blooming fruit trees is in the air. In summer, tourists can enjoy hiking trails in the Dolomites, swimming in crystal-clear lakes. Willing people can take part in numerous regional festivals. Autumn is a time of golden colors, harvest, and the sight of the first snowflakes. Winter is the moment when everything is covered with white powder, from the lowlands to the majesty of the mountains. This time of year is also the time when local guesthouses and hotels are filled with winter sports enthusiasts, including skiing.
The South Tyrol region is famous for its very good recreational infrastructure. Choose your location wisely in order to enjoy your holiday in the vicinity of Vedrette di Ries-Aurina to the fullest. Tourists will be very pleased with the offer that Camping Toblachersee has prepared for them.
Camping Toblachersee - what does it provide for its guests?
The resort is located on Lake Dobbiaco, approximately 20 km southeast of the park's borders. Surrounded by green forests, it is located right by the reservoir, and its guests are mostly wildlife lovers. He offers them various accommodation options, including something special. It's amazing Skyview cabins . Thanks to the glazed sleeping parts, every tourist staying here can admire the starry sky. The cottages are modern and comfortable at the same time. They have a jacuzzi and an infrared sauna.
Those interested can take advantage of a number of additional options. Among other things, they have the opportunity to learn about regional meals, taste local wines, and in winter - free transport to the ski lifts.
The campground is caravanning friendly. It provides them with access to spacious plots with access to electricity and water . It is also visited by amateurs of accommodation in a tent. What is important is the facility that accepts pets. After prior notification, you can take your four-legged friend on holiday.
Encouraged to come? We will definitely come back there again.
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