Located in the rear portion of the valley at 1,339 meters, Santa Maddalena is home to about 370 inhabitants. Santa Maddalena Chuch is a symbolic monument in town situated at the foot of Ruefen. With the Olde mountains as backdrop, this church is a popular photo motif of The Dolomites. An ideal holiday resort, Santa Maddalena allows you the luxury of experiencing the snow capped landscape on horseback.
The Zannes mountain pasture is just a few kilometers from Santa Maddalena, which serves as the starting point for a variety of hikes. The Puez-Olde Nature Park offers numerous trails for all types of mountaineering levels. Santa Maddalena also features a visitors' centre from where you can admire a vast expanse of green area. This excellent holiday destination also offers a ski-lift centre which is most ideal for making first passes on skis. While you are here, make sure to enjoy cross-country skiing or snowshoeing at this dream destination.