In the heart of the Belluno Dolomites, where nature reigns supreme and the views are breathtaking, lies a treasure yet to be discovered, far from the crowds. I’m talking about Falcade and Val Biois, a magical place that offers emotions in every season, authentically narrating the mountain. Perfect for those seeking a vacation filled with relaxation, adventure, and discovery, this haven must be the next destination for your holidays!

A fairytale landscape: nature in 360 degrees

Views of Falcade, Dolomites, Italy
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Falcade, nestled in a sunny natural amphitheater at 1100 meters above sea level, is the pulsating heart of Val Biois. Surrounded by breathtaking Dolomite peaks, including Focobon, Pale di San Martino, Marmolada, and Civetta, this village represents an ideal refuge for those who wish to rejuvenate and reconnect with nature.
Those who have already visited the Dolomites might even feel disoriented. You must forget the crowds and frenzy of more well-known destinations. Fortunately, Val Biois remains a destination with a tranquil, almost intimate soul. It’s an authentic mountain, where life flows slowly.

Both adventure enthusiasts and more contemplative spirits will find their dimension here. Sports enthusiasts can indulge in excursions, trekking, via ferratas, and mountain bike trails. While relaxation lovers can enjoy the tranquility of the woods, the beauty of the landscapes, and the slow pace of village life.

And for foodies, Falcade is a true paradise! The authentic flavors of alpine tradition come to life in restaurants and mountain huts. Here you can savor typical dishes accompanied by excellent local wines.

Experiences to live in Falcade and Val Biois

What to do in Falcade and Val Biois in winter and summer
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In Falcade and Val Biois, adventure knows no bounds! The numerous trails to be explored on foot or by mountain bike promise endless emotions. Among the absolute must-sees, we recommend the trail leading to Rifugio Flora Alpina and the one that takes you to Valfredda, an oasis of serenity with a spectacular view. For breathtaking views that will leave you breathless, you can’t miss the panorama from Col Margherita, reachable from Falcade by a picturesque cable car. And then there are the Barezze Waterfalls, the picturesque village of Sappade, and the suggestive Ants’ Garden, a path that winds at almost 2000 meters above sea level, where you can admire monumental anthills, authentic works of art of nature. In winter, the magic continues, turning the region into a paradise for snow sports enthusiasts, with slopes suitable for every skill level.

A dive into history and traditions

In Val Biois and Falcade, nature reigns supreme. But the town and the picturesque villages around it preserve ancient traditions and historical testimonies. There are small churches hidden in the woods, and the tabià, ancient wooden barns for livestock and hay. Scattered among the villages or solitary, today they are 300, and some date back to the 17th century.

Where to stay in Falcade

Where to stay in Falcade

But where to stay to fully experience the wonder of Falcade and Val Biois? In this accommodation, of course! An eco-friendly accommodation where you can feel the warmth of wood, and where children find a treehouse, a fairy tale cottage, a natural garden, a swing, and plenty of space to run.