The South Tyrolean Eggental Valley convinces especially with its wild and romantic natural landscape and a unique panorama at the base of the Latemar and Rosengarten. Even Karl May took inspiration for his novels from the nature of this Dolomite valley. In addition, there is the wonderful hospitality of the locals who turn your road bike holiday into an unforgettable experience.
Enjoy the beautiful nature here, but don’t forget that the Dolomite passes are quite something. Steep ramps and exhausting passes are quite common here, but the roads are famous for exactly that reason.
With the most beautiful Dolomite passes at the front door, it comes as no surprise that also the organisers of the Giro d’Italia have discovered this region and have placed one of the toughest stages at the base of the Latemar. If you train here, then you follow big footsteps and can be proud of yourself.
Roadbike highlights in the region
- Directly situated at the Giro d`Italia route Alpe di Pompeaggio
- Perfect starting point in the heart of the Dolomites
- Highlight tour: Karerpass – Passo Lavazé
What does the roadbike expert say?
Road bikers know the road bike region Eggental Valley at the base of the Latemar and Rosengarten for its natural landscape and the beautiful Dolomites passes. The road bike hotels in this region are specialised in those passionate road bikers. They offer laundry service, lockable bike storage rooms, repair corner and much more. But most of all, these hotels stand for passion for road biking and proprietors, who advise their guests on all things about road biking.
The Eggental Valley is perfect for your road bike holiday. Situated at the base of Latemar and Rosengarten, you enjoy the most Dolomites passes here. To enjoy the panoramas properly, you must first manage some crisp ascents on your road bike tours. Famous passes are, for example, the Reiterjoch, the Campolongo Pass, the Gardena or Sella Pass. The region’s highlight tour leads obviously to the Karerpass and the Passo di Lavazè.