Sella Ronda: a legendary ski carrousel on the Sella massif
The Sella Ronda is a legendary round track in the Dolomites, which represents a combination of downhill slopes and ski tour. During this winter funny activity you will cross four Alp passes and you will cover a length of 26 kilometres slopes, before you arrive again at the starting point after several hours. In this way during your ski holiday in the Dolomites you will completely round in a day-trip the Sella massif. The downhill slopes of the Sella Ronda are composed by blue and red ski-runs, with a medium-low level of difficulty. In order to complete this round you need to have an enough good body condition. However the Sella Ronda should be started already before 10:00, because also fit skiers take more or less six hours, in order to complete the track.
Gasserhof Hotel: accommodation near Bressanone for the Sella Ronda
The Hotel Residence Gasserhof is your accommodation near Bressanone for the Sella Ronda, which welcomes you with elegant rooms and wide apartments. The legendary round tour is only 30 minutes away from your accommodation. To arrive you can pass through the towns of the Gardena Valley. During your ski holiday in the Dolomites, declared part of the UNESCO world heritage since 2009, you can follow the Sella Ronda in a clockwise direction or in the opposite one. Going in the clockwise direction you need to follow the orange marks, while in the opposite direction the signs are green. You will cross four Alp passes, the Gardena Pass, the Pordoi Pass, the Campolongo Pass and the Sella Pass and you will enjoy the panoramic view over the wonderful alpine landscape of the Dolomites from well-prepared slopes. The last pass should be ideally crossed before 15:30 in order not to miss the last lift before concluding the round tour. Those who are particularly fit can also dare a quick side-trip to the highest mountain of the Dolomites, the Marmolada (3343 m).
Sella Ronda in summer: ride fun by mountain bike
The Sella Ronda does not lose any charm even in the summer months. The legendary round trip gained a lot of fame among fit mountain-bike lovers. Along a 52-kilometer track you will overcome around 1.650 metres difference in altitude. If you lose your power along the way, just catch a public transport. The bus lines are equipped for the transport of bicycles. The Sella Ronda Bike Day takes place every year since 2006 every. During this day the roads of the Sella Ronda are closed to the car transit and belong only to cycle lovers. From tour Sella Ronda accommodation in Bressanone you just take 30 minutes by car, in ordert to take part to this South Tyrolean popular bicycle day. In the hotel you have a closed bicylcle room at disposal, where you can leave your bike for free. If necessary we can also offer a washing service to our guests.