Local attractions and places to visit
Trekking- Historical paths
The Ancient Routes of the Dolomites are a network of trails where the beauty of the landscape is enriched by the historical interest of the area.
There are two routes to chose from for those interested in the 1st.World War. One of these goes through the trenches and the Italian artillery posts below the Cinque Torri. The other route winds through the tunnels of the Open Air Museum on Piccolo Lagazuoi, and bears witness to the incredible war of mines, which was fought here.
The Dinosaurs Route leads to Monte Pelmetto, the site of spectacular dinosaur prints dating back 220 million years.
The Mondeval Man Route leads up to a height of 2000 meters, where a burial site dating back 7,000 years was discovered.
The Iron Route is an ancient trail built to transport iron from the mines to the melting furnaces.
The Castle of Andraz is a Medieval fortification, which has recently been restored.
The Route of the San Marco Lions runs along a wall constructed in 1752 to resolve a border dispute between the Republic of Venice - whose symbol was the San Marco lions - and the Habsburg Empire.