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Discover Val Gardena

Val Gardena is the perfect place for those who want to spend a vacation on two wheels. Cycling in the Dolomites along a comprehensive network of routes will offer many exciting challenges that will fully reward every effort. Ideal for all road bike enthusiasts who want to discover the wonderful Alpine territory on two wheels.

Tips for Road Cyclists - The Most Beautiful Routes

  • Around the Sella Group - Discover the legendary Dolomite passes and the Pordoi Pass, the Sella Massif loop, Gardena Pass at 2136m, Campolongo Pass at 1875m, Pordoi Pass "Cima Coppi" at 2239m, Sella Pass at 2240m. Duration: 4-5 hours, 1850m of elevation gain.
  • Great War Tour - Following the traces of World War I battles, Sella Pass at 2240m, Fedaia Pass at 2057m, Malga Cialpela, Falzarego Pass at 2117m, San Cassiano, Corvara, Gardena Pass at 2136m with return to Selva. Duration: 5-6 hours, 3000m of elevation gain.
  • Erbe Pass Tour - starting from Gardena Pass at 2136m, Val Badia, San Martino at 1127m, Erbe Pass at 2003m, Val di Funes, Chiusa at 523m, Val Gardena with return to Selva at 1563m. Duration: 6-7 hours, 1450m of elevation gain.
  • Fassa Valley and Castelrotto Tour - from Selva, Sella Pass at 2240m, Vigo di Fassa, Costalunga Pass at 1745m, Nigra Pass at 1668m, Presule, Fiè, Siusi, Castelrotto, Pinei Pass, Ortisei, and return to Selva. Duration: 3-4 hours, 1808m of elevation gain.

Main Events

  • Sellaronda Hero, the toughest mountain bike marathon in Europe, through one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the world, the Dolomites.
  • Sellaronda Bike Day, all Dolomite passes around the Sella (Sella, Gardena, Pordoi, and Campolongo) will be reserved for cyclists.

What We Offer

  • Location: Our residence in Selva in Val Gardena is located in the immediate vicinity of cycling routes.
  • Equipment: The equipment meets all the needs of every cyclist, from bike washing facilities to laundry drying devices, and a workshop equipped with all the necessary tools.
  • Safety: You will find a lockable room for bike storage, accessible only to cyclists, and it's even possible to bring your bike into your room.
  • Info Point: In the information points reserved for bikers, you can browse the latest specialized magazines or plan your outing for the next day in complete tranquility.
  • Bike Shop: Mountain Residence Merk works closely with a bike shop located nearby. This ensures impeccable repair service within 24 hours and the possibility to obtain the necessary equipment.
  • Laundry: We provide a laundry service.
  • Rental Equipment: You can request bikes that will be provided the next day. Additionally, you can rent GPS devices, maps, helmets, etc.